User: newstrust Topic: Global Warming
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'Green News Report' - August 9, 2018 9.8.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Trump's EPA is bringing asbestos back; California pushes back against Trump rollback of mileage and emission standards, as state shatters record for hottest month and hottest rainfall ever recorded; PLUS: Bad news and good in scary new "Hothouse Earth" global warming study... All that and more ...
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Fueled by Pollution and Unsound Policies, Toxic Algae Overtakes Florida Beaches 6.8.2018 Truthout.com
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has played a role in weakening regulations that protect water.

The post Fueled by Pollution and Unsound Policies, Toxic Algae Overtakes Florida Beaches appeared first on Truthout.

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A Perfect Storm Of Factors Is Making Wildfires Bigger And More Expensive To Control 5.8.2018 Crooks Liars
A Perfect Storm Of Factors Is Making Wildfires Bigger And More Expensive To Control
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Searching for climate change fingerprints as wildfires only get worse 3.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Plus, a good way to visualize climate change and how a chemistry teacher realized he needed to start talking about it.
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Climate change hits hard on Minnesota's North Shore 2.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Three symptoms illustrate what the changing climate is doing to Minnesota's Lake Superior shoreline, says Minnesota's senior climatologist.
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When the weather is extreme, is climate change to blame? 29.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
While it's difficult to attribute individual events to climate change, scientists say global warming makes extreme weather more common.
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How are Minnesota cities preparing for climate change? 27.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
In Minnesota, climate change means more flash floods from extreme rainfall events. Plus, a climate voice from the Leech Lake Reservation and New York's plan to build a massive flood barrier.
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'Green News Report' - July 26, 2018 27.7.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Extreme weather brings a hot and deadly July to most of the planet; Wildfires force evacuations in the U.S. West, while extreme storms and floods pummel the East Coast; PLUS: Trump and the GOP expand their war on the environment, public lands, and endangered species... All ...
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Republicans Love Big Government, Hate States Rights, Local Control and, Yes, Democracy: 'BradCast' 7/24/2018 25.7.2018 BradBlog
It's remarkable that Democrats -- and the mainstream corporate media -- have allowed Republicans to get away with claiming to be "conservatives" who support states rights, small government and local control for so many years. As it turns out, the exact opposite is usually true. That becomes abundantly clear whenever ...
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Changing climate has waterlogged MN towns reeling 19.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Current science says Minnesota can expect warmer, wetter years -- and those are the conditions that produce heavy rains.
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Rising seas could cause problems for internet infrastructure 17.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The internet relies on a network of cables, many buried underground along U.S. coastlines. A new analysis finds sea level rise could put thousands of miles of cable underwater in the next 15 years.
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Wealth Can’t Protect Environmentally-Ravaged Silicon Valley From Climate Change 15.7.2018 Truthout.com
Tech empire’s power and money are no match for the fierce drought and wildfires exacerbated by urban sprawl.

The post Wealth Can’t Protect Environmentally-Ravaged Silicon Valley From Climate Change appeared first on Truthout.

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How leaders are fighting a 'perfect storm' of water issues 13.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
How are mayors and other local leaders facing an aging infrastructure, tight city budgets and changing climates in the Mississippi watershed?
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Are reporters failing to make obvious climate links in stories? 13.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Many stories on the news fail to mention climate change as a cause or contributing factor. We'll start this week's Climate Cast on that topic.
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'Green News Report' - July 10, 2018 10.7.2018 BradBlog
IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: While we were out: Scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt forced to resign...but his replacement spells bad news for the environment and public health; Starbucks joins the global movement to end plastic pollution; PLUS: Extreme temperatures shatter all-time heat records around the world... All that and more ...
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There Are a Few Things Environmentalists Actually Do Agree On 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Sometimes the most vicious fights occur over the smallest differences. Brutal battles have pitted Catholics that kneel in prayer against Protestant sects that stood before the same God. There’s a (possibly apocryphal) story from the US House of Representatives about a senior […]
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This Meteorologist Explains Why the Extreme Heat Is Way Worse Than You Think 6.7.2018 Mother Jones
The past seven days have set global heat milestones and sparked safety concerns from Quebec, where at least 18 people have died from the heat and humidity, to northern Siberia, home to the coldest town on Earth, which recorded temperatures “40 degrees above normal” on Thursday.  In Denver,  the temperature reached an all-time high of 105 […]
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Grave Warnings as Wall Street Vultures Circle Puerto Rico’s Water System 27.6.2018 Truthout.com
Wall Street profiteers and corporate water operators seek to extract wealth.

The post Grave Warnings as Wall Street Vultures Circle Puerto Rico’s Water System appeared first on Truthout.

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Trump Calls For End of 'Due Process', Protesters Make Admin (and MSM) Sad: 'BradCast' 6/25/2018 26.6.2018 BradBlog
As the GOP's stolen U.S. Supreme Court further undermined American democracy today...and as climate change-fueled extreme weather resulted in a tar sands oil train derailing and leaking hundreds of thousands of gallons of crude into the drinking water supply for Iowa (and perhaps even Nebraska)....and as the President of the ...
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NOAA’s Research Just Shifted from Climate Change to “Empowering the Economy” and “National Security” 26.6.2018 Mother Jones
One of the country’s major federal science agencies seems to have been forced to abandon climate change research as a key organizational focus, the New York Times revealed this week. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Organization is responsible for managing the National Weather Service and using its network of satellites to forecast the effects of climate change. […]
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