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Category: Impacts :: Glacier
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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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Antarctic: No role for climate in Halley iceberg splitting 5.4.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
Scientists say natural events are driving the ice changes near Britain's Halley base in Antarctica.
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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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Climate change: Drilling in 'Iceberg Alley' 27.3.2019 BBC: Science
The huge blocks of ice that drift away from Antarctica have a story to tell about Earth's past - and its future.
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Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies 21.3.2019 BBC: Science
The remains of mountaineers who died on the world's highest peak are being exposed as its ice melts.
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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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Look at these glaciers - photos or drawings? 23.2.2019 BBC News - US & Canada
Artist Zaria Forman quite literally draws attention to the issue through her pastel work.
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Green New Deal : Can this plan pushed by some Democrats really work? 13.2.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
A radical plan to tackle climate change pushed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has drawn scorn from Trump.
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'Green New Deal' Democrats Raise Climate Change as 2020 Issue 9.2.2019 Wall St. Journal: Policy
Democratic officials are pushing for a plan to quickly wean the U.S. economy off fossil fuels and dramatically overhaul the energy infrastructure. Their ideas would make climate change a central issue in the next presidential election.
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AOC's Green New Deal could finally force the U.S. to get serious about climate change 9.2.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The United States — and the world — face a reckoning. We have burned so much fossil fuel over nearly two centuries and emitted so much carbon into the atmosphere that our collective actions are warming the planet. The resulting changes to world climates threaten such vast and damaging upheaval...

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Tasman Glacier: Huge ice chunks break off New Zealand glacier 8.2.2019 BBC: World
One guide says the icebergs floating in the glacier's meltwater lake are skyscraper-size.
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Climate Change Set to Bring More Extreme Weather 7.2.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
There is some good news, however—sea level rise won't be quite as bad as expected.
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez releases Green New Deal outline 7.2.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The plan is massively ambitious and faces political blockades. Proponents believe it's what's necessary to start saving the world from the threat of climate change and to reshape the U.S. economy.
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Report: Global warming could melt at least a third of Himalayan glaciers 6.2.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
If temperatures continue to rise, glaciers would begin to disappear, with a serious impact on the area's water resources.
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Expect Trump's State of the Union to ignore the most urgent issue of today 6.2.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

With hours to go before President Trump’s second State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress, we’re hearing snippets of what he will talk about. Immigration. Unity. Infrastructure. Himself (always).

But we’re not likely to hear anything about the single issue that most threatens...

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Report Finds That a Third of the Himalayan Ice Cap Is Doomed 5.2.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by the Guardian. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. At least a third of the huge ice fields in Asia’s towering mountain chain are doomed to melt due to climate change, according to a landmark report, with serious consequences for almost 2 billion people. Even if carbon emissions are dramatically and rapidly cut […]
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Climate change: Warming threatens Himalayan glaciers 4.2.2019 BBC: Science
Rising temperatures pose a growing danger to the glaciers found in the Hindu Kush and Himalayan mountains.
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We Are Destroying Our Life Support System 28.1.2019 Truthout.com
Runaway climate disruption has made extinction a reality. Will humans be able to adapt?

The post We Are Destroying Our Life Support System appeared first on Truthout.

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Satellites saw huge Greenland ice loss 22.1.2019 BBC: Science
Greenland went through an "unprecedented" period of ice loss in the last two decades.
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A Planet in Crisis: The Heat’s on Us 15.1.2019 Truthout.com
We have a finite amount of time left to coexist with significant parts of the biosphere.

The post A Planet in Crisis: The Heat’s on Us appeared first on Truthout.

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