The Hill - 1 hour 33 min ago
Environmental groups are criticizing new draft agreements presented at a United Nations (UN) climate summit, saying they won't do enough to combat the threats of climate change as participating countries fail to come to a consensus. Vanessa...
New York Times - 1 hour 52 min ago
United Nations Secretary General Ant nio Guterres on Wednesday at the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Madrid.
CBS News - 2 hours 19 min ago
"We cannot sit back in our comfort zones, on our couches and wonder, 'What can we do?'" Field said during the protest.
CNET - 2 hours 22 min ago
Inside the epic, decades-long battle to tame a lake so swollen it threatens to wipe out an entire city center.
NY Post - 2 hours 51 min ago
Climate change is still a hot topic as the summit sponsored by the United Nations dragged on past its final day Friday and into the weekend as delegates deadlocked over plans to fight climate change. "We must show the outside world that we deliver," pleaded Carolina Schmidt, Chile's environment minister, who is leading the talks...
UPI - 3 hours 8 min ago
Double Oscar winner Sally Field was arrested Friday at a climate-change protest in Washington, D.C.
Reuters - 3 hours 30 min ago
The great majority of countries at ongoing U.N. climate talks want a final text that pushes for more ambitious commitments, a senior official said, hours after the circulation of a draft that was widely criticized as too weak.
Reuters - 4 hours 17 min ago
Major economies resisted calls for bolder climate commitments as a U.N. summit in Madrid limped toward a delayed conclusion on Saturday, dimming hopes that nations will act in time to stop rising temperatures devastating people and the natural world.
Reuters - 4 hours 20 min ago
Dutch military police began forcibly removing a group of environmental protesters from the main hall of Amsterdam's Schiphol airport on Saturday after they refused to leave.
CNET - 5 hours 8 min ago
Climate change is making a deadly lake in the Andes more dangerous, TV watching is starting to feel like homework and it was a good year for quantum computing.
Newser - 6 hours 8 min ago
In Norma Rae , Sally Field's character inspires her fellow workers to get behind the cause of unionizing. In real life on Friday, Sally Field helped fellow protesters to get behind the cause of climate change and got arrested for it, the latest celebrity to join Jane Fonda in being detained...
Reuters - 7 hours 13 min ago
The European Union warned on Saturday that a U.N. summit in Madrid must send a strong signal that countries are ready to do more to cut emissions, as fears grew that international efforts to fight climate change were slipping into reverse.
CBS News - 9 hours 18 min ago
According to the World Food Programme, Zimbabwe needs more than $200 million in emergency aid. Climate change is being widely blamed for the crisis, as CBS News correspondent Debora Patta reports from South Africa.
The Raw Story - 10 hours 29 min ago
As bushfires rage and our cities lie shrouded in smoke, climate change is shaping as a likely topic of conversation at the family dinner table this Christmas. Such discussions can be fraught if family members hold differing views. You may not all agree on the urgency of dealing with climate change or indeed whether […]...
Contact Music - 11 hours 4 min ago
Sally Field has been arrested at Jane Fonda's weekly climate protest in Washington, DC.The 73-year-old actress joined Jane at her protest in front of the US Capitol on Friday (13.12.19) and has become the latest star to be arrested for...
Vox - 13 hours 5 min ago
Seyni Nafo (left), former chair of the African Group of Negotiators, said at the COP25 that having no agreement is better than having a bad agreement. | Umair Irfan/Vox Negotiations over the Paris climate agreement are now in overtime. MADRID A tense round of international negotiations over the future of global action on climate change was ongoing Saturday, as some countries continued to resist language in the final agreement that called for more aggressive actions to limit greenhouse gas emissions...
The Hill - 14 hours 5 min ago
White House hopeful Michael Bloomberg on Friday unveiled his plan to combat climate change, setting a series of deadlines he would meet to curb emissions.
Vulture - 15 hours 7 min ago
It's not a Friday in D.C. if a BAFTA nominee doesn't end up in zip ties.
Huffington Post - 15 hours 22 min ago
It's time "to get out and scream loud" about climate change, urged the "Norma Rae" star as she joined a growing number of celebs busted for protesting.
The Atlantic - 17 hours 8 min ago
The failure of countries bordering the eastern Mediterranean helps explain the difficulty of carrying out successful climate-change negotiations.
BBC - 17 hours 23 min ago
Growing your own fruit and veg is already eco-friendly, but it could also help fight climate change.
ABC News - 19 hours 16 min ago
This year's record rainfall and devastating flooding are forcing tough decisions about the future of farming in in the face of climate change...
Reuters - 19 hours 28 min ago
Big polluting countries faced last-ditch pressure from smaller nations on Friday to show serious commitment to averting catastrophic climate change as negotiators battled to salvage a result from a fraught U.N. summit in Madrid.
Politico - 19 hours 30 min ago
"It's not whether it's going to happen it's going to happen," former Secretary of State John Kerry predicts.