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Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in U.S., study finds 17.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The shift could be deadly because the area with increasing tornado activity is bigger and home to more people, said the study's lead author.
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Harness the Market to Manage the Climate 16.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: Opinion
The problem is dire, but the solution isn’t command and control.
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Anger at Trump Inaction as Hurricane Michael Leaves Millions Without Basic Needs 15.10.2018 Truthout.com
Millions affected by the storm are voicing outrage at the Trump administration's inadequate response.

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Catastrophic Hurricanes Should Force US to Reassess Climate Policy 15.10.2018 Truthout.com
Politicians who refuse to curtail greenhouse gas emissions should be forced to take responsibilities for the damage.

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Storm Leslie: Portugal hit by hurricane-force winds 14.10.2018 BBC: World
The remnants of Hurricane Leslie left more than 15,000 homes without power after striking overnight.
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Michael charges into Southeast after slamming north Florida 11.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The most powerful hurricane on record to hit Florida's Panhandle left wide destruction and at least two people dead and wasn't nearly finished Thursday as it crossed Georgia, now as a tropical storm, toward the Carolinas, that are still reeling from epic flooding by Hurricane Florence.
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Hurricane Michael: Floridians Paying for Governor Scott’s Climate Denialism 10.10.2018 Truthout.com
A climate change-denying Gov. Scott has put ill-prepared Floridians at great risk from this catastrophic storm.

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Earth’s Ice Loss “Is a Nuclear Explosion of Geologic Change” 9.10.2018 Truthout.com
A study shows that 3 trillion tons of ice have disappeared into the oceans since 1992.

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What does the UN climate change report mean for Minnesota? 9.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's latest report details just how much scientists say we need to limit greenhouse gas emissions to avoid catastrophe.
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South Carolina Still Grappling With Historic Flooding From Florence 5.10.2018 Truthout.com
The Trump administration's refusal to address climate change ensures that more catastrophic storms are on the horizon.

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Hurricane Sandy and the Inequalities of Resilience in New York 5.10.2018 American Prospect
As the Carolinas continue to grapple with the physical damage and psychological trauma from Hurricane Florence, the region faces difficult choices. Communities must decide which lands and neighborhoods to reclaim and rebuild and which ones are best left to absorb the ravages of intensifying storms. Those decisions will play out very differently depending on the race and the income of the individuals and families hit hardest by the historic flooding. In 2012, Hurricane Sandy slammed a very different region of the country: the Rockaways section of New York. But the aftermath of that historic storm provides some sobering clues about post-hurricane resilience efforts—like the ones that didn’t really help the Rockaways’ low-income residents and people of color. Most visitors to Manhattan or Brooklyn know little about the Rockaways. The finger-like Rockaway Peninsula runs approximately nine miles off the southeast end of Queens. Less than a mile across at its widest, the peninsula is flanked on one side by ...
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Climate Change Is a Major Midterm Issue. Corporate Media Are Ignoring It. 3.10.2018 Truthout.com
Debate moderators are asking fewer climate-related questions than they did in 2016.

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New Gulf Coast Fossil Fuel Projects Produce as Much Pollution as Coal 3.10.2018 Truthout.com
The projects release as much pollution as 29 coal-fired power plants running round the clock.

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A Child at World’s End: A Mother Thinks About Climate Inheritance 2.10.2018 Truthout.com
How do we conquer our fears with action?

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How Feedback Loops Are Driving Runaway Climate Change 1.10.2018 Truthout.com
Unprecedented warming in the Arctic could accelerate the pace of climate change.

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Study: Social cost of carbon emissions much higher than what U.S. is using 29.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The social cost of carbon estimates how much harm would result from emitting one ton of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
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Climate change and Minnesota's midterm elections: a voter guide 27.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
Climate change policy continues to be a focus for mostly Democratic candidates in Minnesota's governor's race, U.S. Senate contests and key congressional matchups.
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Brace for Impact, as the Climate “End Game” Has Arrived 25.9.2018 Truthout.com
The fate of the human species is very much at stake.

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The 19th-Century Tumult Over Climate Change – and Why It Matters Today 23.9.2018 Truthout.com
To translate knowledge into action, the solution may lie in a return to scientific pluralism.

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The trials of women in climate science 21.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Some of the most qualified and accomplished climate scientists on earth are women. But are they getting the respect they deserve?
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