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Ukraine war’s latest victim? The fight against climate change. – The Boston Globe

By Katrin Bennhold and Jim Tankersley New York Times,Updated June 26, 2022, 6:26 p.m. BERLIN — Russia’s invasion of Ukraine seemed like an unexpected opportunity for environmentalists, who had struggled to focus the world’s attention on the kind of energy … Continue reading

Grappling with scientific understanding of tornadoes and climate change

YaleClimateConnections – Jun 15, 2022 Meteorologists, academic researchers and others weigh tornadoes and the climate change nexus. Get more information on our changing weather at our website.

Climate change: ‘Forever plant’ seagrass faces uncertain future – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-56378397 The green, underwater meadows of Posidonia seagrass that surround the Balearic Islands are one of the world’s most powerful, natural defences against climate change. A hectare of this ancient, delicate plant can soak up 15 times more carbon dioxide … Continue reading

Climate change captured in images of California’s ‘life source’ – BBC News

BBC News – Aug 17, 2021 Getty Images photojournalist Justin Sullivan has been following California’s second-largest reservoir’s declining water levels since 2014. Seeing first-hand the climate’s impact through his lens, he’s shocked at how fast the water is gone in … Continue reading

Shrinking Islands, the impact of climate change, Gambia and Senegal

ActionAid International The Gambia– Dec 5, 2017 This video is produced under the Agro-ecology and Resilience Project being implemented by ActionAid which seeks to improve the welfare of poor and vulnerable communities in The Gambia and Senegal. It shows the … Continue reading

The climate refugees from the Venice of Africa | Global Climate Change Alliance+

Senegal’s Atlantic coast suffers from some of the worst erosion and rising sea levels in the world. Villages have already disappeared under the waves and hundreds of thousands of people risk becoming climate refugees. The residents of Saint Louis on … Continue reading

Climate change: Ukraine war prompts fossil fuel ‘gold rush’ – report – BBC News

The world is witnessing a “gold rush” for new fossil fuel projects, according to a new report by leading climate change researchers. Soaring energy prices spurred by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine have led to new investment in oil and gas. … Continue reading

Climate Change Impacts and Projections for the Greater Boston Area – Ellen Douglas, PhD, Paul Kirshen, PhD

During the writing of the inaugural Boston Research Advisory Group (BRAG) report (Douglas et al., 2016) both NASA and NOAA announced that 2015 was the warmest year on record, beating the previous record set in 2014, by 0.29 °F (Chappell, … Continue reading

COP26/UN Climate Change Press Conference

UN Climate Change – Streamed live on Nov 3, 2021 UN Climate Change on Twitter: twitter.com/UNFCCC UN Climate Change on Instagram: instagram.com/UNclimatechange UN Climate Change on Facebook: facebook.com/UNclimatechange Watch more on the COP26 Channel: YouTube.com/COP26 The UN Climate Change Conference … Continue reading

UN #Climate Change: Opening Ceremony #BonnClimateConference

UN Climate Change– Started streaming 36 minutes ago The Bonn Climate Change Conference (6-16 June) is designed to prepare for the UN Climate Change Conference COP27 in November this year. The conference will build on the positive outcome of last … Continue reading