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Light at the end of the nanotunnel for future catalysts
Using a new type of nanoreactor, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have succeeded in mapping catalytic reactions on individual metallic nanoparticles. Their work could help improve chemical processes, and lead to better catalysts a
2019-11-13 00:00:00
Citing Deep Commitment to Medicare for All and Green New Deal, Nation's Largest Nurses Union Endorse
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2019-11-12 11:36:44
Stalled weather patterns will get bigger due to climate change
Climate change will increase the size of stalled high-pressure systems that can cause heat waves, droughts and other extreme weather, according to a new study in Geophysical Research Letters.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Deep neural networks speed up weather and climate models
A team of environmental and computation scientists at the US Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory are collaborating to use deep neural networks, a type of machine learning, to replace the parameterizations of certain physical schemes i
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Individual climate models may not provide the complete picture
Equilibrium climate sensitivity -- how sensitive the Earth's climate is to changes in atmospheric carbon dioxide -- may be underestimated in individual climate models, according to a team of climate scientists.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Ancient rain gauge: New evidence links groundwater, climate changes in deep time
Changes in groundwater millions of years ago created alternating layers of vivid yellow and brown in the mineral sphalerite, and those variations align with movements in Earth's orbit that impacted climate in the deep past, Penn State scientists found.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Nitrous oxide emissions set to rise in the Pacific Ocean
The acidification of the Pacific Ocean in northern Japan is increasing the natural production rate of N2O, an ozone-depleting greenhouse gas. That's the finding of a study carried out jointly by scientists at EPFL, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Japan
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Bacteria may contribute more to climate change as planet heats up
As bacteria adapt to hotter temperatures, they speed up their respiration rate and release more carbon, potentially accelerating climate change.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Climate change: Bigger hurricanes are now more damaging
The most damaging tropical cyclones are three times more frequent now than they were 100 years ago.
2019-11-11 20:53:54
Climate change: Speed limits for ships can have 'massive' benefits
Cutting the speed of ships by 20% can benefit health, protect whales and limit warming, say campaigners.
2019-11-11 00:51:45
Climate change: Airlines accused of hypocrisy over 'fuel-tankering'
A British Airways insider says the industry deliberately fills planes with extra fuel to save costs.
2019-11-11 00:47:28
Government should address climate change, health and taxes as one issue
Protecting our climate will protect health, and implementing evidence-based policies that consider action to meet targets on global warming, the economy, taxes and health together should be a priority for Canada's government, argues an editorial in CMAJ (
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Finding common ground for scientists and policymakers on soil carbon and climate change
In an opinion published in Nature Sustainability, a group of scientists argue that public debate about the role of soil carbon in battling climate change is undermining the potential for policymakers to implement policies that build soil carbon for other
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Combining satellites, radar provides path for better forecasts
Every minute counts when it comes to predicting severe weather. Combing data from cutting-edge geostationary satellites and traditional weather radar created a path toward earlier, more accurate warnings, according to Penn State researchers who studied su
2019-11-11 00:00:00
New findings on nitrous oxide emissions from northern trees surprised scientists
A recently published study, completed by researchers from the University of Helsinki together with Dr Katerina Machacova, a visiting scholar, demonstrates that boreal forests of the Northern Hemisphere are sources of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide (N2O)
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Rising grain prices in response to phased climatic change during 1736-1850 in the North China Plain
The links between climatic change and grain price anomalies in the North China Plain (NCP) during the Qing Dynasty were analyzed. The grain price change in NCP showed an apparent correspondence with climatic transition. The correspondence between grain pr
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Climate change: Sea ice loss linked to spread of deadly virus
Scientists say the decline of Arctic sea ice is connected to the spread of disease among marine mammals.
2019-11-08 09:56:22
Coastlines' contribution to climate change might have been underestimated
Permafrost coasts make up about one third of the Earth's total coastline. As a result of accelerated climate change, whole sections of coastline rapidly thaw, and erode into the Arctic Ocean. A new study published in the journal Geophysical Research Lette
2019-11-08 00:00:00
When 92% of Democrats and 67% of Swing Voters in Key Battleground States Support Green New Deal, Pel
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2019-11-07 21:46:17
Concordia research shows how climate change will affect hydropower production in Canada
Changing climate and weather patterns are going to have dramatic impacts on Canada's production potential of hydroelectricity, according to new Concordia research. hydropower giant Quebec will see its hydroelectricity output potential jump by as much as 1
2019-11-07 00:00:00
Unless warming is slowed, emperor penguins will be marching towards extinction
Emperor penguins are some of the most striking and charismatic animals on Earth, but a new study from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has found that a warming climate may render them extinct by the end of this century. The study, which was
2019-11-07 00:00:00
Nuclear fusion is 'a question of when, not if'
Scientists say we are close to making fusion power a reality - but will it arrive in time to combat climate change?
2019-11-06 05:45:59
General election 2019: Could climate change become a top priority?
Polling suggests the environment is one of three key issues for voters - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions?
2019-11-06 02:30:28
Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists
Around 11,000 scientists have endorsed research that says the world is facing a climate emergency.
2019-11-06 01:32:13
Climate change alters Highland red deer gene pool
Scientists say they have seen "evolution in action" in the Highlands because of warmer temperatures.
2019-11-05 19:09:31
Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns
António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis.
2019-11-02 18:18:12
Woodhouse Colliery: First UK deep coal mine in decades to go ahead
The new mine in Cumbria could create 500 jobs but protesters argue it will contribute to global warming.
2019-11-02 15:58:28
Climate change: Thousands invited to join citizens' assembly
The MPs' initiative will look at what members of the public can do to reduce CO2.
2019-11-02 01:08:40
Climate policies 'will transform UK landscape'
Britain's countryside could be transformed by policies to combat climate change.
2019-11-01 07:27:35
Climate change 'making mountaineering riskier'
Thinning ice and snow cover is leading to more rock-falls and landslides.
2019-11-01 00:44:07
Climate change: Spain offers to host COP25 in Madrid
After Chile withdraws from holding the global climate summit, Spain offers to host it in Madrid.
2019-10-31 16:18:02
Climate change: Sea level rise to affect 'three times more people'
A new analysis of land heights suggests coastal regions are at greater risk of flooding.
2019-10-30 13:00:01
'Horrifying' New Research Shows Rising Sea Levels Could Wipe Out Major Cities, Displace 150 Million
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2019-10-30 10:29:16
'Vulnerable Communities Continue to Pay the Price' of Climate Inaction as PG&E Cuts Power to 180,000
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2019-10-24 17:07:33
'We Have to Get This Right': Historic Bill in US House Would Create Specific Protections for Climate
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2019-10-24 14:22:36
From the Olympics to a climate change activist
Rok Rozman competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now he has kayaked across six countries to help defend rivers against dams.
2019-10-23 23:13:38
Ellie Goulding on climate change: 'The backlash grows ever uglier'
Singer Ellie Goulding spoke at the One Young World summit encouraging young people to stay positive.
2019-10-23 19:30:38
House Democrats Hold Historic Hearing on How Big Oil Spent Decades Trying to 'Suppress the Truth' Ab
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2019-10-23 18:39:05
'This Is How We Change the World': To Address Climate Crisis, Video Explains, Democracy Movements Mu
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2019-10-22 17:42:58
Climate change: Peatlands 'turning into carbon sources'
Scientists call for urgent action to prevent peatlands drying out and releasing vast stores of carbon.
2019-10-21 17:33:01
Climate change: Boris Johnson to chair new committee
A committee is set up to push climate action but critics point to delay on environment policy.
2019-10-16 21:38:36
With Babies in Tow, Mothers With Extinction Rebellion Target Google HQ Over Its Funding of 'Climate
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2019-10-16 15:45:12
Prince William calls for climate change action on glacier visit
The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan.
2019-10-16 14:06:17
Central heating boilers 'put climate change goals at risk'
The UK will not meet its climate change targets without a revolution in home heating, a think tank says.
2019-10-14 23:15:56
Climate change: Big lifestyle changes are the only answer
The experts tell us that small, easy changes alone will not be enough to combat climate change.
2019-10-11 17:03:52
Study Predicts 'Frightening Future' for North American Birds, With Two-Thirds of Species Extinct by
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2019-10-11 16:06:26
Climate change: Emperor penguin 'needs greater protection'
The Antarctic icon could lose more than half its population by 2100, say scientists.
2019-10-08 23:11:19
Drax: Block on power station development overruled
The Planning Inspectorate had ruled against new gas-fired turbines on climate change concerns.
2019-10-07 11:50:38
Hampshire farmers join Extinction Rebellion climate protest
They want to highlight the fact they are one of the industries worst affected by climate change.
2019-10-04 23:31:34
Report Shows 'Stunning and Dramatic' Scenes of Thawing Permafrost in Siberia That 'Leaves Millions o
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2019-10-04 19:57:35
Climate change: Polarstern icebreaker begins year-long Arctic drift
The research vessel is spearheading the biggest ever scientific expedition at the North Pole.
2019-10-04 18:33:46
Extinction Rebellion 'lose control of fake blood hose'
Climate change activists sprayed fake blood outside the Treasury - but the jet was too powerful.
2019-10-03 15:57:58
Vladimir Putin criticises Greta Thunberg's UN speech on climate change
Russian president Vladimir Putin said there was a need to be "realistic" about renewable energy.
2019-10-03 12:43:54
Despite 'Enormous Potential' as Carbon Sink, Australia's Damaged Coastal Ecosystems Spewing Millions
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2019-10-01 18:10:47
'Most Important Climate Leader in the Senate': Green Groups Back Sen. Ed Markey in Primary Fight Wit
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2019-10-01 16:38:43
Green developments 'could avoid planning red tape'
The Scottish government may remove the need to apply for planning permission for projects that tackle climate change.
2019-09-29 23:43:57
The Displaced: Climate change in Vietnam 'destroying family life'
Vietnam is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change - we meet the families on the front lines.
2019-09-29 23:02:07
Parisians fight climate change with a surprising weapon
An initiative in Paris is trying to persuade restaurants to turn food waste into compost.
2019-09-27 20:53:41
Climate change: The girl inspired by Greta to help the planet
Anwen Whitehead is getting her family to make small changes, inspired by campaigner Greta Thunberg.
2019-09-26 23:51:07
New Research Warns Severe Climate-Related Droughts Could Threaten 60% of Global Wheat Crop by 2100
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2019-09-26 15:03:04
Climate emergency: 'Not much changed' in Scotland
A former SNP environment minister says 'not very much has changed' in Scotland on climate emergency.
2019-09-26 05:38:14
Mont Blanc: Glacier in danger of collapse, experts warn
Global warming is blamed as a huge section of glacier on the Italian side looks set to break away.
2019-09-25 09:26:20
Climate change: UN panel signals red alert on 'Blue Planet'
A top panel of scientists says the oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before.
2019-09-25 09:00:09
Greenbrier Valley floods: Confronting climate change in Trump's coal country
West Virginia, the heart of US coal country, is increasingly advocating for energy alternatives.
2019-09-24 13:14:40
Introduce frequent flyer levy to fight emissions, government told
The Committee on Climate Change says the extra tax would help curb the growing demand for air travel.
2019-09-24 10:40:20
Satellite will gain hi-res view of greenhouse effect
Europe's Forum mission will obtain important new data to improve projections of future climate change.
2019-09-24 08:46:52
Climate change: Scientists to report on ocean 'emergency' caused by warming
Researchers from around the world meet to finalise a study on the impact of warming on oceans and icy regions.
2019-09-24 00:07:19
Greta Thunberg: 'Leaders failed us on climate change'
The Swedish teenage activist makes an emotional plea at a special UN climate summit in New York.
2019-09-23 16:26:27
Turning Back on Climate Summit, Trump Hosts 'Religious Freedom' Session at UN
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2019-09-23 15:56:50
'An Obligation to Make Radical Change': At Youth Climate Summit, Young Leaders Say Merely Listening
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2019-09-22 16:11:13
Climate change: Impacts 'accelerating' as leaders gather for UN talks
A snapshot of the latest science, published as politicians gather in New York, says climate change is speeding up.
2019-09-22 14:05:57
Backed by Over Two Dozen Cities and States, California Sues Trump Admin for Revoking Authority to Ad
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2019-09-20 19:06:10
Climate change: Offshore wind expands at record low price
The UK announces projects to power seven million homes with wind power - and no need for subsidy.
2019-09-20 14:26:41
Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN
The global effort to tackle emissions will be debated at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.
2019-09-20 00:28:55
Climate change: Arctic expedition to drift in sea-ice for a year
Germany will embed its Polarstern research ship in sea-ice for a year-long study of the climate.
2019-09-20 00:24:18
Climate change: Rugby World Cup highlights injustice
Pacific nations bearing brunt of climate inaction by Australia, US and hosts Japan says Christian Aid study.
2019-09-19 00:08:57
Climate change: Warming to drive 'robust increase' in UK flooding
A new study shows that there's a higher probability for extreme flooding on UK coasts as global temperatures rise.
2019-09-18 19:00:12
Greta Thunberg Just Delivered Her Testimony to US Lawmakers: It Was a Landmark UN Climate Report
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jessica Corbett, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-09-18 15:15:14
Are cities as bad for the environment as we think?
Cities have a bad reputation for pollution but - in terms of climate change - that might be unfair.
2019-09-17 21:10:37
'Terrifying' New Climate Models Warn of 6-7°C of Warming by 2100 If Emissions Not Slashed
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2019-09-17 18:11:59
Faster pace of climate change is 'scary', former chief scientist says
The UK should advance its climate targets by 10 years, says the UK’s former chief scientist.
2019-09-15 23:54:48
Climate change: Electrical industry's 'dirty secret' boosts warming
It's the most powerful greenhouse gas you've never heard of, and levels in the atmosphere are soaring.
2019-09-13 15:58:46
World 'losing battle against deforestation'
A historic global agreement aimed at halting deforestation and curbing dangerous carbon dioxide emissions has failed, according to a report.
2019-09-12 14:44:05
COP26: Glasgow to host UN climate change summit in 2020
Up to 200 world leaders are expected to attend the COP26 at the Scottish Event Campus in 2020.
2019-09-10 20:26:24
Urgently Investing $1.8 Trillion to #AdaptOurWorld and Avert 'Climate Apartheid' Could Yield $7.1 Tr
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2019-09-10 14:58:19
"Trump's Racism and Cruelty Knows No Bounds": Outrage as President Smears Dorian Victims Fleeing Bah
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2019-09-10 09:00:53
Climate change: 'Invest $1.8 trillion to adapt'
Global Commission calls for trillions of dollars to help the world adapt to climate change.
2019-09-09 23:36:06
Climate change: Five ways to be resilient
The Global Commission on Adaptation - a group of 34 leaders in politics, business and science say the world urgently needs to be made more "climate change resilient".
2019-09-09 23:35:33
New Report: ABC, CBS, NBC Covered Climate Crisis Connection to Hurricane Dorian Only Once in 216 Seg
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2019-09-07 19:01:28
"If This Wasn't So Dangerous I'd Be Laughing": Trump Presents Outdated Dorian Forecast Map With Alab
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jon Queally, staff writer</div></div></div><di
2019-09-04 20:58:05
Where the Democratic Candidates Stand Ahead of Wednesday's CNN Climate Forum
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2019-09-04 20:20:48
Warren Climate Plan Would Reverse Trump Tax Cuts for Rich to Help Fund Transition to 100% Renewable
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2019-09-04 09:25:30
Climate change: Greenland's ice faces melting 'death sentence'
The massive ice sheet covering Greenland may have melted by a record amount this year, scientists say.
2019-09-03 21:35:09
Wild geese change routes to cope with climate change
Migratory patterns have changed in the last 25 years according to a new study by Scots researchers.
2019-09-02 14:13:26
Climate change 'has affected a third of UK bird species'
The number of cuckoos plummets but buzzards soar in warmer weather, ornithologists say.
2019-09-02 11:49:13
Great Barrier Reef outlook very poor, Australia says
A report downgrades the reef's long-term health from poor to very poor due to climate change.
2019-08-30 10:57:44
United Electrical Becomes First US Industrial Union to Endorse Green New Deal and Global Climate Str
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2019-08-30 08:52:13
Climate change: Big lifestyle changes 'needed to cut emissions'
Reaching Net Zero emissions will be a huge challenge, says UK's outgoing chief environment scientist.
2019-08-29 06:25:39
Greta Thunberg arrives in New York City for UN Climate Summits
The teen climate change activist arrives in New York City after a 15-day trip across the Atlantic Ocean on a solar-powered boat.
2019-08-28 22:26:13
Greta Thunberg, climate change activist, sails into New York City
The 16-year-old campaigner arrives in the US after a two-week journey across the Atlantic.
2019-08-28 21:11:46
'Committed to Disruptive, Transformative Change': Ben & Jerry's, Lush, and Patagonia Among Companies
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2019-08-28 20:40:12
Amazon Fires: Why the rainforest helps fight climate change
Fires in the Amazon rainforest have prompted concern around the world.
2019-08-24 11:02:53
Climate change: Should you fly, drive or take the train?
How should you travel to reduce your carbon footprint?
2019-08-23 23:37:03
Sanders Campaign Co-Chair Nina Turner Calls for All Democratic Candidates to Unite Against DNC Over
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jon Queally, staff writer</div></div></div><di
2019-08-23 04:18:05
'Game-Changer': Sanders Unveils Green New Deal Plan Detailing 10-Year Mobilization to Avert Climate
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2019-08-22 11:45:34
Ditch cars to meet climate change targets, say MPs
MPs say people will have to stop driving if the UK is to meet its Zero Carbon goals by 2050.
2019-08-21 23:01:08
Climate change: Iceland holds funeral for melted glacier
It's thought Okjokull is the country's first glacier to be lost as a result of climate change, following the hottest July ever recorded.
2019-08-21 07:21:41
#PrayForAmazonia Goes Viral as Twitter Users Call Attention to 'International Emergency' of Fires De
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2019-08-20 14:52:26
'Absolutely Ludicrous': Canadian Election Officials Tell Green Groups That Ads Urging Rescue of Plan
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2019-08-20 11:50:14
Five ways UK farmers are tackling climate change
Farms are on the front line of climate change - vulnerable to extreme weather events - so farmers are coming up with new and surprising ways of tackling the problem.
2019-08-18 16:05:04
Fracking Boom in US and Canada Largely to Blame for 'Massive' Rise of Global Methane Levels: Study
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2019-08-14 21:04:40
Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sets sail from Plymouth
The teenage climate change activist is waved off by supporters as she sets sail from the UK.
2019-08-14 15:19:29
Greta Thunberg's zero carbon journey
Climate change activist Greta Thunberg will travel to New York on a boat with very few home comforts.
2019-08-13 11:09:03
In First-of-Its-Kind Survey, Greenlanders Report Fear and Anxiety Over Effects of Climate Crisis
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2019-08-12 16:06:56
'We moved to the forest to fight climate change'
Janne Utriainen is tackling climate change in his own way - leaving the city to live off the land.
2019-08-09 23:01:12
COP26: Glasgow could host 2020 UN climate change summit
The city will host the UN summit next year if the UK wins the right to hold the conference for up to 200 world leaders.
2019-08-09 14:25:04
Climate change food calculator: What's your diet's carbon footprint?
Check the environmental impact of what you eat and drink.
2019-08-09 06:34:55
Climate change: Marine heatwaves kill coral instantly
Marine heat waves, associated with climate change, cause the rapid death of corals, research reveals.
2019-08-08 23:01:41
Study of Massive Smoke Cloud From 2017 Wildfires Offers Terrifying Hint of How Even Small Nuclear Wa
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2019-08-08 20:54:26
UN Report Calls for Transforming Land Practices to Battle Hunger and 'Suffocating Blanket of Climate
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2019-08-08 13:30:03
TikTok videos spread climate change awareness
The play-on-words hashtag #Globalwarning has been viewed more than 24 million times by users of the app.
2019-08-08 09:24:20
Plant-based diet can fight climate change - UN
A major report says the West's high consumption of meat is fuelling global warming.
2019-08-08 08:00:07
Trump's Rollback of Fuel Economy Standards Could Cost Americans $460 Billion: Consumer Reports
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2019-08-07 15:24:29
Climate change: Hungry nations add the least to global CO2
Impoverished African countries are the most food-insecure, stemming from climate change, says a charity.
2019-08-05 23:05:48
Top Scientist Says He Quit USDA Because Trump Admin Tried to Bury His Study on Climate and Nutrition
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2019-08-05 15:30:05
Climate change: Heatwave made up to 3C hotter by warming
The heatwave that hit Europe last week was made more probable and more intense by human activities, say scientists.
2019-08-02 11:01:58
Climate change: July 'marginally' warmest month on record
Preliminary figures suggest last month's global temperatures equalled or narrowly beat the previous record.
2019-08-01 23:55:50
In 'Visionary' Document, Small Island Nations Declare 'Climate Crisis' in Pacific
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2019-07-31 16:22:06
Climate change: UK's 10 warmest years all occurred since 2002
The patterns of warm and cold years in Britain are a clear signal of climate change, say scientists.
2019-07-31 01:38:22
Ethiopia 'breaks' tree-planting record to tackle climate change
More than 350 million trees have been planted in a single day to tackle deforestation, officials say.
2019-07-29 16:31:04
Arctic wildfires: What's caused huge swathes of flames to spread?
The fires are releasing significant amounts of carbon gases, further contributing to global warming.
2019-07-26 15:34:01
Tim Flannery: Climate change - very big and fast moving
Tim Flannery, chief councillor of Climate Council Australia, warns about the pace of climate change.
2019-07-26 12:23:08
The geoengineering of consent: How conspiracists dominate YouTube climate science content
Using YouTube to learn about climate-change-related topics will expose you to video content that mostly opposes worldwide scientific consensus. That's the finding of a new study, which also reveals that conspiracy theorists have 'hijacked' some scientific
2019-07-25 00:00:00
Climate change: Current warming 'unparalleled' in 2,000 years
The speed and extent of global warming exceeds any similar event in the past two millennia, researchers say.
2019-07-24 17:22:11
Why is it so hot and is climate change to blame?
Weather experts say a shift in the position of the jet stream is behind Europe's high temperatures.
2019-07-24 12:21:56
Clues on how soils may respond to climate change found
Rock core samples from a period of warming millions of years ago indicate soils contributed to a rapid rise in atmospheric greenhouse gas and suggest modern climate models may overestimate Earth's ability to mitigate future warming, according to an intern
2019-07-24 00:00:00
Volcanoes shaped the climate before humankind
Five large volcanic eruptions occurred in the early 19th century. They caused cooling and -- as a study led by the University of Bern shows -- to drying in the monsoon regions and glaciers growing in the Alps. The study shows that the pre-industrial clima
2019-07-24 00:00:00
The climate is warming faster than it has in the last 2,000 years
In contrast to pre-industrial climate fluctuations, current, anthropogenic climate change is occurring across the whole world at the same time. In addition, the speed of global warming is higher than it has been in at least 2,000 years. That's according t
2019-07-24 00:00:00
Is deadly Candida auris a product of global warming?
A drug-resistant fungus species called Candida auris, which was first identified 10 years ago and has since caused hundreds of deadly outbreaks in hospitals around the world, may have become a human pathogen in part due to global warming, according to thr
2019-07-24 00:00:00
How climate change disrupts relationships
Plants rely on bees for pollination; bees need plants to supply nectar and pollen. Scientists from the University of Würzburg have studied how climate change affects these mutualistic interactions.
2019-07-24 00:00:00
Climate change could revive medieval megadroughts in US Southwest
A study published in Science Advances provides the first comprehensive theory for why there were clusters of megadroughts in the American Southwest during Medieval times. The authors found that ocean temperature conditions plus high radiative forcing -- w
2019-07-24 00:00:00
New study identifies causes of multidecadal climate changes
A new reconstruction of global average surface temperature change over the past 2,000 years has identified the main causes for decade-scale climate changes. The new temperature reconstruction also largely agrees with climate model simulations of the same
2019-07-24 00:00:00
'This Is the Beginning': New Study Warns Climate Crisis May Have Been Pivotal in Rise of Drug-Resist
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2019-07-23 20:04:25
Global warming will accelerate water cycle over global land monsoon regions
A new study provides a broader understanding on the redistribution of freshwater resources across the globe induced by future changes in the monsoon system.
2019-07-23 00:00:00
Ozone threat from climate change
We know the recent extreme heat is something that we can expect more of as a result of increasing temperatures due to climate change. But a new study from the University of Delaware warns that there's another impact -- worsened air quality due to an incre
2019-07-23 00:00:00
Fussy fish can have their coral, and eat it too
Fussy fish seeking refuge from climate change on deeper reefs can still keep their specialised diets. The corals they prey upon change their own diets to survive the different environment at depth. This ensures their fussy predators are still well-fed!
2019-07-23 00:00:00
North Carolina coastal flooding is worsening with climate change, population growth
Researchers can confirm what data modeling systems have predicted: Climate change is increasing precipitation events like hurricanes, tropical storms and floods.
2019-07-23 00:00:00
Climate changes faster than animals adapt
Although animals do commonly respond to climate change, such responses are in general insufficient to cope with the rapid pace of rising temperatures and sometimes go in wrong directions.
2019-07-23 00:00:00
Rise of Candida auris blamed on global warming
Global warming may have played a pivotal role in the emergence of Candida auris, according to a new study published in mBio, an open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology. C. auris, which is often multi-drug resistant and is a serious pu
2019-07-23 00:00:00
'Restore UK bogs' to tackle climate change
Restoring peat moors degraded by farming may prove a relatively inexpensive way of tackling climate change.
2019-07-22 16:23:29
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