Daily Archives: November 5, 2015

Yvo de Boer: priorities for Paris summit


Climate Home

Published on Nov 5, 2015

Former UN climate change chief on why a mechanism to deepen carbon cuts is a top priority for the Paris summit

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Solar Storm Grounds Airlines, More Expected! S0 News Nov 5, 2015


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Published on Nov 5, 2015

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Sierra Leone closer to being declared Ebola free


CCTV Africa

Published on Nov 5, 2015

Sierra Leone is one day closer to being declared free of active Ebola transmission. The virus has killed just under 4000 people since May last year. If there are no new cases in the interim on Saturday the epidemic will be finally over.

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Regardless of Keystone XL, Tar Sands Oil Will Still Flow to the Gulf


TheRealNews

Published on Nov 5, 2015

DeSmogBlog’s Steve Horn says the pipeline company Enbridge is still planning a $5 billion terminal expansion. Note: After the publication of this story, the State Department announced it rejected Transcanada’s request to suspend it’s review of the Keystone XL pipeline

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Chandra Bhushan explains the global carbon budget


Anil Agarwal

Published on Nov 5, 2015

Chandra Bhushan, deputy director general of Centre for Science and Environment’s presentation on the global carbon budget at the Media briefing on climate change.

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Sunita Narain on COP 21 Paris


Anil Agarwal

Published on Nov 5, 2015

Sunita Narain director general of Centre for Science and Environment’s presentation on Paris Climate Change negotiations at the Media briefing on climate change.

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The Problem with Super PAC Dark Money


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Published on Nov 5, 2015

Thom Hartmann says, thanks to the Citizens United decision, we will never know where all the money spent on political campaigns comes from.

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Sea-Level Rise and Storm Impacts on Our Coastlines


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Published on Nov 5, 2015

Sergio Fagherazzi, Associate Professor in the Earth & Environment Department at Boston University looks closely at our coastlines–their evolution, ecology, hydrology, and the impacts they face in light of climate change and major storm events like hurricanes and tsunamis.

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China warns U.S. to stop transits in South China Sea


CNN

Published on Oct 28, 2015

Neither China nor the U.S. are budging as tensions escalate after an American warship came through waters claimed by China. CNN’s Jim Sciutto reports.

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China says it warned, tracked U.S. warship


CNN

Published on Oct 27, 2015

China says it warned and tracked a U.S. Navy warship as it came close to one of its artificial islands in the South China Sea’s contested waters. CNN’s Jim Sciutto reports.

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