The Guardian - 49 min 58 sec ago
The viral spread of misinformation, widening news deserts and the proliferation of fake news will threaten life as we know it For the last few years, scientists have argued that we're living through a distinctly new geological age. They call it the Anthropocene: a new age characterized by humanity's profound impact on E00arth itself as evidenced by pollution, mass extinction and climate change. We are currently facing a new systemic collapse, one that has built far more swiftly but poses...
BBC - 57 min 4 sec ago
British racing driver Billy Monger is named as one of the latest entrants to the Extreme E drivers' programme.
Huffington Post - 4 hours 47 min ago
The latest generation of Corsola in Pok mon Sword and Shield is a "ghost" type that was "wiped out" due to sudden climate change.
Buzz Feed - 6 hours 16 min ago
A new federal report suggests about 60% of so-called Superfund sites are in areas at risk of wildfires, flooding, and other natural disasters that could be worsened by climate change. View Entire Post ›...
CNET - 7 hours 10 min ago
The impact of climate change is everywhere.
Sky News - 7 hours 11 min ago
After the Australian bushfires is probably the best time to discuss climate change...
BBC - 7 hours 19 min ago
The party wants to spend 100bn a year on tackling climate change - and calls for a new EU referendum.
Mother Jones - 9 hours 4 sec ago
On Monday, some of the authors of the annual Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change, a massive report compiled by 120 health and climate experts from around the world on the relationship between climate change and global health, gathered in the Russell Senate office building. They called on policy makers and Congress to act […]...
Reuters - 9 hours 50 min ago
Nearly 60% of a group of contaminated sites in the United States earmarked for environmental clean-up are located in areas vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, according to a congressional watchdog report released on Monday.
NY Post - 11 hours 54 min ago
ALBA, Italy Rising global temperatures are worrying truffle hunters around the Italian town of Alba, where the most prized specimens can fetch twice the price of gold. This particularly warm October, eight out of 10 white truffles unearthed by Carlo Olivero with his trusty 3-year-old dog Steel were dark, withered and dried out. "They...
The Nation - 12 hours 7 min ago
Michael T. Klare Our military's obsession with Russia and China is proving to be dangerously distracting in the face of accelerating climate change. The post The Pentagon Is Not Ready to Face Our Biggest National Security Threat appeared first on The Nation .
Newsweek - 12 hours 7 min ago
Scientists carried out a "very hands-on" study in Canada to arrive at their conclusion.
Los Angeles Times - 13 hours 54 min ago
As wildfires intensify, the twin problems of climate change and housing affordability are making it harder to live in California.
Forbes - 15 hours 38 min ago
To protect the climate, we must save the most carbon at the least cost and in the least time, counting all three variables carbon and cost and time.
The Guardian - 15 hours 42 min ago
Damon Gameau explains why children are at the heart of 2040, his film about tackling the climate emergency and why they're its key audience, too T he eco documentary 2040 is a gentle antidote to environmental anxiety. Directed by Damon Gameau, it imagines a world 20 years from now, free from the climate crisis that's gobbling up our globe. Committed to changing the nihilistic narrative surrounding climate change, Gameau takes his audience on a search for solutions and offers up a message...
New Scientist - 16 hours 6 min ago
Climate change is a threat to almost all the animals officially regarded as endangered in the US, but conservation plans don't take this into account...
Forbes - 16 hours 19 min ago
The five energy stories for week 3 of November 2019. E-buses; global solar sales; another Tesla gigafactory; record negative prices in Australia, and the Fed finally has a look at climate change.
Nerdist - 17 hours 34 min ago
A new Scientific American article has found links between the increase in frequency of arms depot explosions and climate change. The post Munitions Stores May Be Blowing Up Due to Climate Change appeared first on Nerdist .
CBS News - 17 hours 41 min ago
In our Eye on Earth series, we are walking among giants: ancient trees. The huge sequoia groves of California draw millions of tourists a year, but these forests are more than photo opportunities. They are longtime warriors in the battle against climate change. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.
Forbes - 18 hours 16 min ago
The year 2019 might well go down into the history books as the world woke up to the threats of climate change. While businesses have been aware of the need to act for some time, the net-zero target has significantly raised the urgency to act now and with more drastic measures.
CBS News - 18 hours 23 min ago
Scientists ascend into the canopies at Sequoia National Park to study how the giant trees adapt to drought...
The Verge - 18 hours 48 min ago
Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images via Getty Images Wildfires and flooding exacerbated by climate change threaten to unleash contaminants from some of the most polluted sites across the United States, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) warned in a report publicly released Monday. According to the watchdog agency, about 60 percent of these sites are vulnerable to extreme weather events made worse by a changing climate. Superfund sites are locations so contaminated that they've been placed...
Time - 19 hours 6 min ago
It’s almost biblical: Apocalyptic images of fires sweeping through communities. The worst droughts in recorded history, followed by floods overwhelming dams and levees. Homeless encampments. Power outages for millions of people. Is this the “end of California as we know it” and the result of a “failure to live sustainably” as New York Times opinion…...
Forbes - 20 hours 40 min ago
Eucalyptus Trees, Climate Change, Government Inaction ... From California to Australia, debate over the link between bushfires, wildfires and climate change rages. Some areas of Australia and California have been identified as climate twins with similar conditions behind the deadly fires...