User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-National
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Change Impacts
Last updated: Jun 18 2019 24:18 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 9,590    
Climate Deniers Beware: A Tsunami of Public Opinion is Coming to Wipe You Out | Opinion 17.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Younger Americans are not just concerned about climate change; they are angry. Just wait and see what happens as more of them get the vote.
Also found in: [+]
Intelligence Squared debate: Engineering solar radiation is a crazy idea 17.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Is solar geoengineering a radical idea? Or is it likely to emerge as an important, supplemental tool in the fight against climate change?
Also found in: [+]
How Long-Term Visions for Climate Can Advance the G20 Economic Agenda 13.6.2019 WRI Stories
How Long-Term Visions for Climate Can Advance the G20 Economic Agenda Comments|Add Comment|PrintG20 economies must make plans now for long-term sustainability. Flickr/Steven Feather Ministers from the world's largest and most powerful nations will convene later this week in Nagano, Japan for the G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable Growth. The G20 has repeatedly affirmed its commitment to strong and sustainable growth, recognizing that "a strong... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
Also found in: [+]
Radiohead Get Hacked for Ransom, Release All Stolen Material to Donate to Climate Change Protests 11.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"For £18 you can find out if we should have paid that ransom," the legendary band posted online after an unknown hacker demanded £150,000 to keep the music unreleased.
Also found in: [+]
Fact check: No sign of Trump-Mexico deal on farm goods 10.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The president tweeted that he had won the agreement to benefit America's "great patriot farmers," and that U.S. sales would begin "immediately." There isn't any sign of that happening, however. Mexican officials denied that anything on agriculture was included in the deal on border security reached Friday to avert Trump's threatened tariffs.
Also found in: [+]
What do the next 20 years hold for the healthcare industry? 7.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
It's time to think and act quickly to brace for the global impacts of climate change on health.
Also found in: [+]
President Donald Trump Says Climate Change "Goes Both Ways" and Claims U.S. Is Not Responsible 6.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"Don't forget, it used to be called global warming, that wasn't working, then it was called climate change, now it's actually called extreme weather because with extreme weather you can't miss," the president said.
Also found in: [+]
What Caused May's Tornado Outbreaks? 3.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
What we saw last month is not unprecedented, and there are several plausible suspects.
Also found in: [+]
Will 500 tornadoes in a month finally get us to act on climate change? 2.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

To the editor: The Los Angeles Times’ article on the recent storms gripping much of the country states that “a lack of data on tornadoes makes it hard to conclude whether climate change is a contributing factor” to the unusually large number of tornadoes that have occurred in the U.S. recently.

...
Also found in: [+]
Will Climate Change Wipe out Humanity? 31.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Food, payment and logistics systems are connected. If one starts crashing, the chaos may cause other systems to crash, and before we know it we’ll have massive shortages and conflicts.
Also found in: [+]
Climate change may not be the culprit for a record-setting spate of tornadoes 30.5.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Over the last month, about 500 tornadoes have struck the central United States, part of a pattern of unusual weather that has pummeled communities day after day with flooding, hail and thunderstorms along with the twisters.

The latest round of damaging weather came Tuesday, a day after violent...

Also found in: [+]
Can we prepare for climate impacts without creating financial chaos? 27.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
How can communities prepare for impacts without scaring away homeowners and investors and setting off a damaging economic spiral?
Also found in: [+]
How the Ancient Maya Adapted to Climate Change—And Survived to This Day 22.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Many people think climate change caused Classic Maya civilization to collapse abruptly around 900 A.D. An archaeologist says that view is too simplistic and misses the bigger point.
Also found in: [+]
Climate Change Won't Wait Until 2020—We Need Bipartisan Action Now 21.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The infrastructure bill may be an opportunity to take meaningful steps forward on climate action, already under this administration
Also found in: [+]
Hoover Dam ceremony marks Colorado River drought plan 21.5.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Federal, state and tribal water managers are marking completion of a long-negotiated plan for 40 million people and vast irrigated farms to share crucial Colorado River water despite ongoing drought in the arid U.S. Southwest.
Also found in: [+]
Giant Tortoises Migrate Unpredictably in the Face of Climate Change 21.5.2019 EcoTone
Unlike many migratory species, Galapagos giant tortoises do not use current environmental conditions to time their seasonal migration Galapagos giant tortoises, sometimes called Gardeners of the Galapagos, are creatures of habit. In the cool dry season, the highlands of the volcano slopes are engulfed in cloud which allows the vegetation to grow despite the lack ...
Also found in: [+]
This Month in Climate Science: Warming-driven Economic Inequality, Disappearing Alps and Plummeting Penguin Populations 20.5.2019 WRI Stories
This Month in Climate Science: Warming-driven Economic Inequality, Disappearing Alps and Plummeting Penguin Populations Comments|Add Comment|PrintEmperor penguin populations are dwindling due to climate change. Photo by Christopher Michel/Flickr Every month, climate scientists make new discoveries that advance our understanding of climate change's causes and impacts. The research gives a clearer picture of the threats we already face and explores what's to come if we don't reduce emissions at a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
Also found in: [+]
Unsettled weekend ahead; How should news organizations describe climate change? 18.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Minnesota's wet bias continues.
Also found in: [+]
Man-eating Tigers Could Hunt down More Humans Due to Climate Change 17.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The way that we live on Earth is causing an unprecedented acceleration in species extinction.
Also found in: [+]
Climate change could bring the bubonic plague back to Los Angeles 16.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The steamship caused the last global outbreak of bubonic plague. Climate change could cause the next one.

Longer, hotter weather patterns are extending the breeding season of rats and rodents, leading to a steep increase in their numbers in places like Los Angeles, New York and Houston. Over the...

Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 9,590