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Climate Denier to Head New Trump Panel Despite Once Comparing Climate Scientists to Nazis

Democracy Now!   Published on Feb 21, 2019 https://democracynow.org – The White House is reportedly organizing a new committee to examine whether climate change poses a threat to national security, to be led by notorious climate change denier, Princeton University professor … Continue reading

The Uninhabitable Earth: Unflinching New Book Lays Out Dire Consequences of Climate Chaos

Democracy Now!   Published on Feb 21, 2019 https://democracynow.org – “It is worse, much worse, than you think.” That’s the opening line of a damning new book by journalist David Wallace-Wells that offers an unflinching look at the growing climate catastrophe. … Continue reading

Trump Considering Anti-Science Adviser to Head Climate Change Committee

Feb 21, 2019 The White House is organizing a new committee to examine whether climate change poses a threat to national security. Trump is considering naming Princeton University professor emeritus and White House science adviser William Happer to head the … Continue reading

Wallace Broecker, Pioneering Climate Scientist Who Popularized Term “Global Warm ing,” Dies at 87

Feb 20, 2019 And renowned geophysicist, Columbia professor and climate scientist Wallace Broecker died Monday at the age of 87 in New York. Broecker is credited with popularizing the term “global warming” and was one of the first scientists to … Continue reading

LECTURE: How Abrupt Climate Change is Redrawing the Map

The Uninhabitable Earth: When Will Climate Change Make the Earth Too Hot For Humans?

Famine, economic collapse, a sun that cooks us: What climate change could wreak — sooner than you think. Introductory paragraphs: http://ecoethics.net/YSOLI/201807-Climate/Audio/20190219-David-Wallace-Wells-Introductory-Remarks.mp3 By David Wallace-Wells To read an annotated version of this article, complete with interviews with scientists and links to … Continue reading

New UN climate change report: global warming happening at rapid speed

TFCBalitangAmerica Published on Nov 28, 2018 The report analyzed what countries are doing to cut greenhouse gas emissions, and whether they are enough to limit global average temperature rise to a safer range — below 2 degrees celsius.

Is the polar vortex caused by climate change?

Simon Clark Published on Feb 1, 2019 The answer may surprise you! As might the courses on Brilliant: http://brilliant.org/simonclark Recently the media has been abuzz with talk of the ‘polar vortex’ which they describe as being an outbreak of cold … Continue reading

Martin Wolf on climate change

Financial Times Published on Jan 22, 2019 Read more at https://on.ft.com/2R8tkmD As part of the FT’s guide to Energy Transition, Martin Wolf explains why painful economic action and bold leadership is needed now to tackle climate change

Tony Love: I’m a Climate Voter

The YEARS Project Published on Sep 12, 2018 Climate change nearly killed Tony and his family. This year, he’s doing something about it. Join Tony. Pledge to vote at http://www.TheYearsProject.com/vote Made in partnership with Environmental Voter Project.