User: newstrust Topic: Global Warming
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Carbon Capture: What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Climate Change 16.10.2018 Truthout.com
Here's a harsh climate reality: extracting carbon already emitted is as important as reaching zero output.

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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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Alarm bells in the UN's latest climate report 12.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
We have 12 years to fix our climate before global warming's impacts get much worse.
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Do We Really Have the Time and the Tools to Fix Climate Change? 11.10.2018 Truthout.com
Yes, but the solution lies not in global techno-fixes but in respect for the land and the rights of people.

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Republican Party Shrugs Off New Dire Climate Change Warnings, Doesn't Even Bother Reading Study 11.10.2018 Little Green Footballs
There will come a time when people will see the Republicans who shrugged off the dire warnings and refused to take any action whatsoever to prevent the oncoming climate disasters as guilty of crimes against the entire human race. Republican lawmakers are largely shrugging off dire climate change warnings spelled out in a major new United Nations report. Few GOP lawmakers on Wednesday said they had read the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) report, which warned that the planet would be unlivable if leaders failed to cut carbon emissions. “I just got that, and I hadn’t gotten a chance to do a deep dive on it so I’m going to have to wait to comment,” Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R - WV) told The Hill three days after the report was released. Even fewer said they were heeding the warnings that action needed to be taken to cut emissions by 2030. “That’s the UN. That’s the group that was formed to sell this in the first place,” said Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.), the former chairman of the ...
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Minnesota voter guide: Where the candidates for governor stand on major issues 10.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Republican Jeff Johnson, DFLer Tim Walz and two third-party candidates are running for governor. Here's where they stand on the issues.
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New climate report reveals planetary horror story 9.10.2018 The Moderate Voice

WASHINGTON — Here is how to interpret the alarming new United Nations-sponsored report on global warming: We are living in a horror movie. The world needs statesmen to lead the way to safety. Instead we have President Trump, who essentially says, “Hey, let’s all head to the dark, creepy basement where the chain saws and […]

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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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UN Report On Climate Change: We've Got Eleven Years To FIX This 8.10.2018 Crooks Liars
[The news that another hurricane is headed to US shores is included in this CNN clip because irony is dead and Mother Nature knows it. -eds] NHC is now forecast a major hurricane into the Gulf Coast -- Florida panhandle. Michael at 105-knots would be disastrous well inland -- including Tallahassee. Based upon satellite appearance of eye -- Michael is blowing up -- or rapidly intensifying. pic.twitter.com/jzj3gpZHCj — Ryan Maue | weathermodels.com (@RyanMaue) October 8, 2018 Look Out, Florida Man! (And the Rest of the ...
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New UN report outlines ‘urgent, transformational’ change needed to hold global warming to 1.5°C 8.10.2018 The Moderate Voice

National Renewable Energy Lab/Flickr, CC BY-NC Mark Howden, Australian National University and Rebecca Colvin, Australian National University A landmark report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, commissioned at the breakthrough 2015 summit that brokered the Paris climate agreement, outlines what’s at stake in the world’s bid to limit global temperature rise to 1.5?. The […]

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U.N. report on global warming carries life-or-death warning 8.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Science
Preventing an extra single degree of heat could make a life-or-death difference in the next few decades for multitudes of people and ecosystems, an international panel of scientists reported Sunday.
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In the Race to End Hunger and Mitigate Climate Change, We Must Look to the Soil 6.10.2018 Truthout.com
Healthy soils are key to achieving food security and halting the planetary burn of climate change.

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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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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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'Green News Report' - October 2, 2018 2.10.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hurricane Florence clocked in as the second wettest storm in US history; North Carolina now grappling with outbreak of giant mosquitoes; Trump Administration using catastrophic climate change to justify rolling back fuel efficiency standards; PLUS: French president calls on UN to reject trade deals with any ...
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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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Climate destruction will hit U.S. national parks the hardest 27.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
National parks will see less annual rainfall than other parts of the country and certain parks could warm by 16 degrees within the next 80 years, according to new research.
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Why Gov. Jerry Brown Stands in the Way of Climate Justice 26.9.2018 Truthout.com
California Gov. Jerry Brown has been hailed as a "climate leader." Here's why that's not true.

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