Sky News - 39 min 12 sec ago
A group of celebrities have called themselves "hypocrites" in a letter backing climate change protesters Extinction Rebellion.
SFGate - 54 min 33 sec ago
The nascent "flight-shaming" movement in Europe aimed at reducing carbon emissions is gaining some academic backing from a new British report that suggests radical changes in government policies toward air travel including a ban on frequent flyer programs and a distance-based tax on individuals' flights. The report was created for the U.K.'s Committee on Climate Change, an independent government advisory group, by Richard Carmichael at the Imperial College London. The committee is...
BBC - 1 hour 41 sec ago
The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan.
Roll Call - 2 hours 14 min ago
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. Nationally, climate change is still not a universally accepted science. But here in the South Carolina Lowcountry, Rep. Joe Cunningham claims there's bipartisan acknowledgement of global warming as a real and urgent issue. The freshman Democrat spent Monday with a group of fishermen from his coastline district who have seen the impacts of climate change firsthand.
Huffington Post - 2 hours 15 min ago
Climate change, disease and poverty threaten the global coffee industry.
Roll Call - 2 hours 29 min ago
CHARLESTON, S.C. Rep. Joe Cunningham spent his final day of a two-week district work period here Monday talking to local fishermen about adjusting to climate change and to a conservation group about banning offshore drilling top issues for constituents of his coastline district. Cunningham, the first Democrat to represent the 1st District in more than a quarter century, did not talk about the House's impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, except to answer reporters' questions about...
Fox News - 3 hours 12 sec ago
To record the world's most vulnerable places before they disappear, we're going to need a lot of lasers.
Contact Music - 5 hours 39 min ago
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit a melting glacier in Pakistan today (16.10.19) to learn about the effects of climate change.The 37-year-old prince and his wife are currently touring the country in South Asia, and their third day...
Huffington Post - 7 hours 22 min ago
The Democratic debate candidates were not asked about climate change or immigration. "But you know, Ellen," Julian Castro tweeted.
Financial Times - 7 hours 59 min ago
Brussels wants to help businesses compete while pursuing climate change targets...
Fast Company - 9 hours 12 sec ago
Our economic system—once heralded for ensuring customer choice, stoking job creation and upward mobility, and sparking innovation—is failing us. The U.S., the paragon of capitalism, is experiencing crushing income inequality and struggling to provide affordable healthcare and childcare for working families as unprecedented climate change threatens even further disruption. As Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation, writes bluntly in this issue: “Capitalism is in crisis...
Fox News - 10 hours 1 min ago
Billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer called on "frenemies" of the United States to combat climate change giving the oxymoron its presidential debate debut Tuesday.
The Hill - 10 hours 13 min ago
Billionaire businessman and Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer said climate change is one of the biggest threats facing America, right up there with Russia and election tampering.Speaking during the...
Reuters - 13 hours 7 min ago
Brazil may have backed out of hosting this year's U.N. climate summit, but the country will still take a leading role in negotiating the mechanisms needed to implement the Paris Agreement, its top climate negotiator said on Tuesday.
Mother Jones - 13 hours 29 min ago
Overpopulation is a major contributor to climate change, but according to new research, a solution is lying in plain sight: increased access to effective contraceptives. “Global climate change represents a grave threat to the future of human welfare and our natural environment,” write Drs. John Bongaarts and Regine Sitruk-Ware of the Population Council in New York […]...
NY Post - 14 hours 50 min ago
Let's be clear: Environmental ruin, depletion of species and climate change are serious issues that deserve our immediate attention. But new Rhodora Wine Bar's "entirely waste-free" agenda seems less about saving the planet than it is about saving its owners a fortune on food and labor. Eliminating the kitchen altogether, serving food out of tins...
Newsweek - 15 hours 41 sec ago
"Given their power to shape public policy, businesses have a vital role to play in moving smart and effective climate policies forward," the letter said.
Forbes - 15 hours 18 min ago
hough the incoming EU president Ursula Von Der Leyen has promised to dedicate European Investment Bank loans to climate change projects, outgoing president Jean-Claude Juncker, along with Germany and Poland, are said to be blocking the effort.
ABC News - 16 hours 11 min ago
A conservation organization has petitioned for protection of the western Joshua tree under the California Endangered Species Act due to the effects of climate change and habitat destruction...
NY Post - 17 hours 5 min ago
Capturing a snapshot of present-day Earth in a high-resolution 3D model may be the best way of safeguarding future scientific efforts against the changing climate, scientists say.
Sky News - 18 hours 6 min ago
UK airports are planning to expand almost three times faster than the government's climate change advisers say is sustainable, according to research by Sky News.
Scientific American - 18 hours 30 min ago
Rather than emphasizing the harm climate change will cause, promoting the economic benefits of mitigation does more to spur public action -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com...
Harvard Business Review - 18 hours 44 min ago
To solve the problem, we need government action.
NBC News - 19 hours 17 min ago
We're going to need a lot of lasers.