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Methane Emissions Down, but Still Causing Climate Change

Published on Jun 16, 2019 A new study concludes U.S. oil and natural gas site emissions have risen in the past decade, but at lower levels than measured before. Big Oil has jumped for joy, but methane emissions still up … Continue reading

Climate crisis: UK ‘first major economy’ to commit to zero emissions by 2050

Published on Jun 12, 2019 Less meat to eat, no petrol-powered cars, fewer flights, and homes no longer heated with gas boilers. (Subscribe: That’s what will have to happen now that the Prime Minister has committed the UK to … Continue reading

White House Bars State Department Testimony to Congress on Climate

How 2020 Democrats plan to address climate change

PBS NewsHour Published on Jun 6, 2019 In a year when floods, hurricanes and wildfires have devastated parts of the United States, climate change has been polling as a top issue in the 2020 Democratic primaries. All 23 of the … Continue reading

The climate crisis is our third world war. It needs a bold response | Joseph Stiglitz | Opinion | The Guardian

‘The war on the climate emergency, if correctly waged, would actually be good for the economy’ Photograph: Press Enterpr/Rex/Shutterstock Critics of the Green New Deal ask if we can afford it. But we can’t afford not to: our civilisation is … Continue reading

Climate change: Scientists test radical ways to fix Earth’s climate – BBC News

Just cutting carbon emissions will not be enough to prevent damaging climate change, scientists warn By Pallab Ghosh Science correspondent, BBC News 10 May 2019 Scientists in Cambridge plan to set up a research centre to develop new ways to … Continue reading

Biden Weighs in with Ambitious Climate Plan | Climate Denial Crock of the Week

with Peter Sinclair June 5, 2019 Leading Democratic candidate answers critics with ambitious climate proposal. New York Times: Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., who has faced criticism from Democratic presidential rivals about his commitment to combating climate change, … Continue reading

Trump says ‘climate change goes both ways’ – BBC News

President Donald Trump has said he believes climate change “goes both ways” following a 90-minute discussion with environmentalist Prince Charles. “I believe that there’s a change in weather and I think it changes both ways,” Mr Trump told Piers Morgan … Continue reading

How Extreme Weather Is Affecting People’s Opinions Of Climate Change : NPR June 4, 20196:03 PM ET Heard on All Things Considered Nathan Rott An increasing body of research finds people’s beliefs about climate change can be changed by big disasters, like the current flooding across America’s heartland. ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: … Continue reading

‘Social Breakdown and Outright Chaos’: Civilization Headed for Collapse by 2050, New Climate Report Warns – EcoWatch

Cheoh Wee Keat / Moment / Getty Images Olivia Rosane Jun. 04, 2019 07:13AM EST A new report warns that climate change could displace more than a billion people, leave two billion without regular water access and lead to a … Continue reading