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Greenland Ice Sheet Is Losing Ice Fast, Scientists Warn 23.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“If the Paris Agreement targets are not met, then the Greenland ice sheet will very likely continue to lose mass in the future, impacting global sea level, ocean currents and regional climate," an expert told Newsweek.
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Extinction Rebellion: Climate protesters block roads 15.4.2019 BBC: Science
Extinction Rebellion targets central London in a global day of action against climate change.
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President's underwater plea for the oceans 14.4.2019 BBC: World
Seychelles' leader delivers a speech in defence of the Indian Ocean from inside a submersible.
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This Video Shows What Happens After the Ice Melts 10.4.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Wired and is shared here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  Not enough people care enough about climate change. It’s too remote, too removed from everyday life. Even those who acknowledge its enormity often don’t see what it has to do with them personally. So maybe this will finally break through: The Weather Channel’s […]
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From ruined bridges to dirty air, EPA scientists price out the cost of climate change 8.4.2019 LA Times: Science

By the end of the century, the manifold consequences of unchecked climate change will cost the U.S. hundreds of billions of dollars per year, according to a new study by scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency.

Those costs will come in the form of water shortages, crippled infrastructure...

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Climate change: Warning from 'Antarctica's last forests' 4.4.2019 BBC: World
Scientists call for more research into the last time when atmospheric carbon dioxide levels were the same as today.
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The Maldives: Paradise Lost? 2.4.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The archipelago off the coast of Sri Lanka is quickly becoming the Dubai of the ocean, but at what cost?
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Children Are Demanding Dramatic Climate Action. Listen to Them. 1.4.2019 Truthout.com
Children have taken it upon themselves to be the responsible actors in the face of climate crisis.

The post Children Are Demanding Dramatic Climate Action. Listen to Them. appeared first on Truthout.

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From Science to Art, US Teachers Educate Students on Climate Change 31.3.2019 Truthout.com
Despite growing pressure from deniers, teachers are helping students understand and act to combat climate change.

The post From Science to Art, US Teachers Educate Students on Climate Change appeared first on Truthout.

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Climate change: Global impacts 'accelerating' - WMO 28.3.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
The World Meteorological Organization says that the physical and financial impacts of global warming are speeding up.
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The Vulnerability of California’s Coast Is Terrifying 23.3.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by High Country News. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The destructive impacts of climate change have become increasingly apparent in California, with brutal droughts, historic wildfires and extreme precipitation hammering the state. But new research suggests that the worst might be yet to come. By the end of […]
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Climate-Socked Refugees May Migrate To Cooler Havens 23.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Is Duluth, Minnesota about to see a population boom? Where will be move if climate change forces people away from the coasts?
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How climate change is sinking an Indian island 17.3.2019 BBC: World
Thousands of people still live on the Indian island, which has shrunk in size to just 4.5 sq km.
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Students Launch Global Climate Change Strike 17.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The demonstrations, which starkly illustrated students' frustrations with adult apathy, pushed an unsettling message: Save our planet, save our futures.
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Destruction from sea level rise in California could exceed worst wildfires and earthquakes, new research shows 13.3.2019 LA Times: Commentary

In the most extensive study to date on sea level rise in California, researchers say damage by the end of the century could be far more devastating than the worst earthquakes and wildfires in state history.

A team of U.S. Geological Survey scientists concluded that even a modest amount of sea level...

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Climate change: Rain melting Greenland ice sheet 'even in winter' 7.3.2019 BBC: Science
More rain is falling on Greenland's massive ice-sheet in winter, accelerating ice melting.
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Wetland mud is 'secret weapon' against climate change 6.3.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Muddy, coastal marshes could store more carbon as sea levels rise, scientists reveal.
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Climate change: Long Antarctic satellite record is secured 6.3.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Scientists ensure the constant monitoring of the White Continent will continue unbroken into the 2030s.
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Our five biggest delusions about climate change 27.2.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The extreme weather of the last year has been so terrifying, and so very extreme, that it is tempting to look at the string of disasters around the world and think: Climate change is here. Certainly that’s what Jerry Brown meant when he described the wildfires ravaging California in the fall as...

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A Scientist Who Resisted Trump Administration Censorship of Climate Report Just Lost Her Job 17.2.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Reveal. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. For several years, climate change scientist Maria Caffrey led a trailblazing study outlining the risks of rising seas at national parks. She’s now out of a job. Caffrey, who worked under a contract with the National Park Service, resisted efforts by federal officials […]
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