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What Did Hurricane Dorian Do to the Bahamas’ Coral Reefs? 13.10.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by the HuffPost and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As the people of the Bahamas struggle to recover from Hurricane Dorian, the strongest storm in the nation’s history, a team of scientists is setting out to assess the damage to the vibrant coral reefs that are […]
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This Ancient Fruit Holds Secrets for How to Farm in Climate Change 4.10.2019 Mother Jones
Cloverleaf Farm, a small produce operation in Davis, California, managed to do okay during the extreme drought that lasted from 2012 to 2016. But in the first wet year after the long dry period, the farm lost its entire apricot crop to disease—$40,000 to $50,000 down the drain. Researchers predict that as climate change worsens, […]
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Does climate change make predicting the weather more difficult? 27.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
MPR News is answering your climate change questions, and Climate Cast is helping out. Mary Dow-Bunnell asks: How is climate change affecting meteorologists’ ability to accurately predict the weather?
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“We’re all in big trouble”: Climate panel sees a dire future 26.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Earth is in more hot water than ever before, and so are we, an expert United Nations climate panel warned in a grim new report Wednesday.
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The oceans are taking a beating under climate change, U.N. report warns 25.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

The planet is literally in hot water and that will have dire consequences for humanity, warns a new IPCC report on the state of the world's oceans and ice.

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Editorial: At the U.N. climate summit, children lead while the world's politicians act like children 24.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Despite Greta Thunberg's advocacy, the U.N. climate summit fell short of pledging emissions rollbacks to avoid the worst impacts of global warming.

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Greenbrier Valley floods: Confronting climate change in Trump's coal country 24.9.2019 BBC News - US & Canada
West Virginia, the heart of US coal country, is increasingly advocating for energy alternatives.
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Climate change: Scientists to report on ocean 'emergency' caused by warming 24.9.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Researchers from around the world meet to finalise a study on the impact of warming on oceans and icy regions.
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Displaced people: Why are more fleeing home than ever before? 24.9.2019 BBC: World
The number of people uprooted across the globe stands at a record 71 million. Why are so many on the move?
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Colorado weather: It’s officially fall. But it may be a while until it feels like it. 23.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
At 1:50 a.m. on Monday morning, summer officially turned to fall.
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U.N. climate summit sets stage for new national emissions promises 23.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Humanity is not on track to avoid the most catastrophic impacts of climate change. Delegations from nearly 200 countries are meeting to discuss promises they made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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Climate change: Impacts 'accelerating' as leaders gather for UN talks 22.9.2019 BBC: Science
A snapshot of the latest science, published as politicians gather in New York, says climate change is speeding up.
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Newsletter: Those Ukraine revelations? Yeah, Trump will survive 21.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Reports that Trump asked Ukraine's newly elected leader to investigate Joe Biden's son probably will not sink his presidency. Plus, more from the week in Opinion.

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2 dead as Imelda strands drivers, floods homes in Texas 20.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes during a relentless downpour that drew comparisons to Hurricane Harvey two years ago.
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Climate change: Rugby World Cup highlights injustice 19.9.2019 BBC: Science
Pacific nations bearing brunt of climate inaction by Australia, US and hosts Japan says Christian Aid study.
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Climate change: Warming to drive 'robust increase' in UK flooding 19.9.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
A new study shows that there's a higher probability for extreme flooding on UK coasts as global temperatures rise.
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How a Revolution in Climate Science Is Putting Big Oil Back on Trial 16.9.2019 Mother Jones
The outer banks of the Carolinas and the Bahamas are picking up the pieces after the battering from Hurricane Dorian—the first direct hit of this year’s extreme weather season. Already the damages for 2019 are well above the 40-year average for billion-dollar events, and the price tag for damages will rise dramatically over the next decades. […]
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Faster pace of climate change is 'scary', former chief scientist says 16.9.2019 BBC: Science
The UK should advance its climate targets by 10 years, says the UK’s former chief scientist.
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Editorial: Wealthy countries are responsible for climate change, but it's the poor who will suffer most 15.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Developed nations emit the most greenhouse gases, while poor countries suffer the worst consequences of the greenhouse effect. We must help them.

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Editorial: Climate change is already here. 2020 could be your last chance to stop an apocalypse 15.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Do you understand the causes and effects of climate change? Here is what you can do to help.

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