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Xi, Putin agree to boost cooperation during Eastern Economic Forum

CGTN America Published on Sep 11, 2018 Chinese President Xi Jinping met Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum. The three-day event is expected to boost trade and economic relations among Asian nations. CGTN’s Aljosa … Continue reading

Relentless rain to raise flood risk in eastern US into this weekend

Climate Change News Published on May 18, 2018 Relentless rain to raise flood risk in eastern US into this weekend A flow of tropical moisture will keep areas from the Southeastern states and the mid-Atlantic to the Ohio Valley wet … Continue reading

MAPPED: Tornado WARNING issued for Massachusetts as storms batter Northeastern US

Climate Change News Published on May 15, 2018 MAPPED: Tornado WARNING issued for Massachusetts as storms batter Northeastern US A TORNADO watch is in effect in parts of the US as dangerous storms threaten northeastern states. Thousands are without power … Continue reading

The Forgotten Gold Miners of Eastern Cameroon

Northeastern US to face rare April ice, strong winds, flooding into Monday

Climate Change News Published on Apr 15, 2018 Northeastern US to face rare April ice, strong winds, flooding into Monday. The northeastern United States will be faced with a wide variety of adverse weather ranging from a rare April ice … Continue reading

Warm winds to spark extreme fire danger in southwestern, south central US this week

Climate Change News Published on Apr 8, 2018 Warm winds to spark extreme fire danger in southwestern, south-central US this week. The combination of an ongoing drought, near-record warmth and gusty winds will create a dangerous wildfire situation across part … Continue reading

Warm Arctic means colder, snowier winters in northeastern US, study says: Warming Arctic’s connection to US weather is ‘no coincidence’ — ScienceDaily

Scientists from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) have linked the frequency of extreme winter weather in the United States to Arctic temperatures. Their research was published today in Nature Communications. “Basically, this confirms the story I’ve … Continue reading

Warm Arctic means colder, snowier winters in northeastern US, study says

Climate Change News Published on Mar 24, 2018 Warm Arctic means colder, snowier winters in northeastern US, study says Scientists from Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Atmospheric and Environmental Research (AER) have linked the frequency of extreme winter weather in the … Continue reading

Inequality and Climate Change: Joseph Stiglitz and Nicholas Stern in Conversation

The Graduate Center, CUNY Published on Apr 29, 2015 On Earth Day 2015, Joseph Stiglitz and Nicholas Stern, two of the world’s leading experts on economics and the environment, joined in conversation about the intersection of climate change and inequality. … Continue reading

Adapting to climate change in Eastern and Southern Africa

IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature Published on Jan 13, 2012 In Africa, millions will suffer from climate change impacts on agriculture, water availability, ecosystem services and biodiversity. It’s urgent for countries in the region to take action to … Continue reading