NY Post - 1 hour 3 min ago
RIO DE JANEIRO Pressure is rising around the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with Brazil's pledge to fight global warming, as the international community gathers in the northern state of Bahia for a week-long UN workshop on climate change. Bolsonaro, a far-right climate skeptic, has made clear he intends to make major...
CNBC - 1 hour 24 min ago
The climate-related drag on global GDP per capita is projected to surpass 2.5% and exceed 3.7% in the U.S. by 2050.
Reuters - 1 hour 33 min ago
Chile will begin budgeting for the costs of fighting climate change, Finance Minister Felipe Larra n announced on Tuesday, as receding glaciers and drought put a squeeze on water and natural resources in the world's top copper producer.
Reuters - 1 hour 43 min ago
Canadian environmental groups fear losing their tax-free charity status if they run paid climate change advocacy adverts ahead of the October national election, after a warning from the federal election watchdog.
Twitchy - 1 hour 57 min ago
Kamala Harris made the cut for CNN’s big town hall on climate change on September 4, but she’s not going because she’s “busy” doing other things: Kinda sucks that Kamala Harris is skipping CNN's climate forum bc she's busy and yet @JayInslee , who has made climate change his defining issue and has the most […] The post LOL! Kamala Harris is skipping the CNN town hall on climate change for THIS? appeared first on twitchy.com .
Buzz Feed - 2 hours 9 min ago
ETHIOPIA SNAPPED ON CLIMATE CHANGE View Entire Post ›...
Rolling Stone - 2 hours 17 min ago
The Obama-era Housing Secretary hit the needed poll numbers and will be on stage...
Canoe News - 3 hours 23 min ago
Is she being manipulated? Greta Thunberg, 16, dubbed GQ’s ‘Game Changer Of The Year’ is a climate change advocate who has helped propel climate change to the top of the global political agenda and is currently riding a zero-carbon yacht across the Atlantic on her way to the U.N. climate action summit in New York, […]...
The Raw Story - 3 hours 33 min ago
“The Amazon rainforest has been burning for three weeks! We are on the verge of losing it completely if the fire isn’t put out. The loss of trees, the loss of biodiversity is what is accelerating climate change.” The hashtag #PrayForAmazonia went viral on Tuesday as social media users attempted to draw the world’s attention to the […]...
Time - 4 hours 34 min ago
In just five days, more than 58 billion tons of ice melted from its surface...
CBS News - 5 hours 2 min ago
Carbon-emission credits are hotter than ever on Wall Street, attracting investors eager to cash in on climate change...
DListed - 5 hours 16 min ago
The hottest trend this summer is literal heat (thanks, climate change!). But coming in a close second is the recent trend of analyzing Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan’s private jet use. On one side are the haters who are side-eyeing their private flights. On the other side are famous people who are sticking up for […]...
New York Times - 5 hours 25 min ago
An entertainer performing in Edinburgh on Aug. 6. Visitors from around the world flock to the city for several festivals each summer, including the Edinburgh International Festival, the Fringe and the Military Tattoo.
NY Post - 5 hours 34 min ago
A new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research warns that "virtually all" nations will all see a significant loss of income due to climate change by 2100 if nothing is done.
Reuters - 6 hours 37 min ago
Nordic prime ministers and business leaders sought on Tuesday to reinforce the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by signing a joint declaration to promote public-private partnerships.
NY Post - 6 hours 57 min ago
Extreme weather conditions may be encouraging an increase in angry spiders populations, according to a new study. Freak events like tropical cyclones could be having an evolutionary impact on spiders in storm-prone regions, which are already areas where the most aggressive spiders have the best odds of survival. The study was published in Nature Ecology...
Harvard Business Review - 7 hours 5 min ago
Harvard Business School professors Rebecca Henderson and George Serafeim discuss the impact investing efforts of Hiro Mizuno, CIO of GPIF, Japan's government pension fund. He says that improving corporate governance, increasing inclusion and gender diversity, and addressing climate change would expand Japan's economy. But, should a pension fund try to change the world?...
The Raw Story - 7 hours 15 min ago
“We would have to bury the scientific consensus around climate change when we should be ramping up our activities.” As environmentalists in the U.S. and around the world are urgently pressuring political leaders to make the existential threat of the climate crisis their top priority, Canadian election officials warned the nation’s green groups that running advertisements that so much […]...
The Independent - 7 hours 57 min ago
Iron age site has been occupied by Romans, used as Second World War defences and formed part of a golf course...
The Independent - 8 hours 43 min ago
With the climate conversation becoming ever more impassioned, we look at the impact of flying in style...
New York Times - 10 hours 5 min ago
Sitka spruce trees in a temperate rain forest in Alaska.
New York Times - 10 hours 58 min ago
A forest elephant in the Wonga-Wongue Reserve in Gabon in 2012. There are fewer than 100,000 forest elephants left in Africa; more than half of them are thought to live in Gabon.
Science Alert - 12 hours 44 min ago
Just what we needed.
Reuters - 14 hours 21 min ago
By Clara Denina , Sinead Cruise, Rania El Gamal and Simon Jessop...