ADAPTATION

Hurricanes And Other Extreme Weather Disasters Prompt Some People To Move And Trap Others In Place
Hurricanes And Other Extreme Weather Disasters Prompt Some People To Move…
by Jack DeWaard
If it seems like extreme weather disasters such as hurricanes and wildfires are becoming more…
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How urban gardens can boost biodiversity and make cities more sustainable
by Karen Kirstine Christensen-Dalsgaard, Assistant Professor in Plant Biology and Urban Ecology, MacEwan University
In building cities, we have created some of the harshest habitats on Earth — and then chosen to…
Why The African Monetary Fund Is A Good Idea And What Can Be Done To Get…
by Danny Bradlow and William N Kring
African Union (AU) leaders gathered in Niger on 7 July for an Extraordinary Summit to discuss the…
Global Emissions Are Down By An Unprecedented 7% — But Don’t Start Celebrating Just Yet
Global Emissions Are Down By An Unprecedented 7% — But Don’t Start…
by Pep Canadell et al
Global emissions are expected to decline by about 7% in 2020 (or 2.4 billion tonnes of carbon…

IMPACT

American climate fiction is fuelling outdated ideas about modern migration

American climate fiction is fuelling outdated ideas about modern migration

Bryan Yazell, Assistant Professor in the Department for the Study of Culture, University of Southern Denmark
Climate Change Fueled The Rise And Demise Of The Neo-Assyrian Empire, Superpower Of The Ancient World
Climate Change Fueled The Rise And Demise Of The Neo-Assyrian Empire,…
by Ashish Sinha and Gayatri Kathayat
Ancient Mesopotamia, the fabled land between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers, was the command…
How The Climate Crisis Will Change Recreational Fishing
How The Climate Crisis Will Change Recreational Fishing
by Matt Shipman
Shoreline recreational fishing will likely be another casualty of climate change, according to new…
How Ancient Ice Cores Show ‘Black Swan’ Events In History – Even Pandemics
How Ancient Ice Cores Show ‘Black Swan’ Events In History – Even Pandemics
by Lonnie Thompson, and Ellen Mosley-Thompson
Ice cores are columns of ice drilled through glaciers that are highly versatile and detailed…
Research Team Calculates Volume Of 215,000 Glaciers
Research Team Calculates Volume Of 215,000 Glaciers
by Peter Rüegg
Previous calculations overestimated the volume of the glaciers in High Mountain Asia, report…

POLITICS

Shell ordered to cut its emissions – why this ruling could affect almost any major company in the world

Shell ordered to cut its emissions – why this ruling could affect almost any major…

Arthur Petersen, Professor of Science, Technology and Public Policy, UCL
Why Are Climate Change Skeptics Often Right-Wing Conservatives?
Why Are Climate Change Skeptics Often Right-Wing Conservatives?
by Yu Luo, et al
The scientific evidence for climate change is unequivocal: 97 per cent of actively publishing…
India Finally Takes Climate Crisis Seriously
India Finally Takes Climate Crisis Seriously
by Nivedita Khandekar
With financial losses and a heavy death toll from climate-related disasters constantly rising,…
Countering Climate Denialism Requires Taking On Right-wing Populism.
Countering Climate Denialism Requires Taking On Right-wing Populism
by Richard Calland
History may in due course record 2019 as the year in which the penny finally dropped about the…
In Pictures and Video: What 'Biggest Day of Climate Action in Planetary History' Looks Like as Millions Strike Worldwide
In Pictures and Video: What 'Biggest Day of Climate Action in Planetary…
by Jake Johnson
"We're here to reclaim our right to live, our right to breathe, our right to exist."

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Why Some People Still Think Climate Change Isn't Real
Why Some People Still Think Climate Change Isn't Real
by David Hall
At its heart, climate change denial is a conflict between facts and…
What’s The Most Polluted City?
What’s The Most Polluted City?
by Brandie Jefferson
Poor on-the-ground monitoring makes it impossible to know which city…
White People Create More Air Pollution, But Breathe In Less
White People Create More Air Pollution, But Breathe In Less
by University of Washington News Staff
Black and Hispanic Americans are exposed to higher amounts of air…
How Solar Energy Powers Sustainable Solutions
How Solar Energy Powers Sustainable Solutions
by Alex Kirby
Entrepreneurs bringing solar energy systems to farms in developing…
Abrupt Climate Change Mechanisms Causing Profoundly…
by Paul Beckwith
Feline “Shackleton the Explorer” puts on a brave faced cameo…
Here’s How Green Infrastructure Can Easily Be Added To The Urban Planning Toolkit
Here’s How Green Infrastructure Can Easily Be Added To The…
by Tony Matthews et al
Urban planners are wary of green infrastructure, although they…
Ocean’s CO2 Absorbing Powers Change Over Time
Ocean’s CO2 Absorbing Powers Change Over Time
by Sonia Fernandez
New research digs into how the ocean’s processes for absorbing carbon…
How This Grocery Store Program Pushed Farmers To Go Green
How This Grocery Store Program Pushed Farmers To Go Green
by Danielle Torrent Tucker-Stanford University
A program of one of the five largest supermarket chains in South…

EVIDENCE

Five Climate Disbeliefs: A Crash Course In Climate Misinformation
The Five Climate Disbeliefs: A Crash Course In Climate Misinformation
by John Cook
This video is a crash course in climate misinformation, summarizing the key arguments used to cast…
If I just explain the facts, they'll get it, right?
by Global Weirding with Katharine Hayhoe
Global Weirding is produced by KTTZ Texas Tech Public Media and distributed by PBS Digital Studios.
The Bible doesn’t talk about climate change, right?
by Global Weirding with Katharine Hayhoe
Global Weirding is produced by KTTZ Texas Tech Public Media and distributed by PBS Digital Studios.
Ancient Antarctic Ice Melt Caused Extreme Sea Level Rise 129,000 Years Ago – And It Could Happen Again
Ancient Antarctic Ice Melt Caused Extreme Sea Level Rise 129,000 Years Ago…
by Chris Fogwill, et al
Our new research might be able to provide some insight into what effect a warmer world would have…

WEATHER

When does a winter storm become a bomb cyclone?

When does a winter storm become a bomb cyclone?

Russ Schumacher, Associate Professor of Atmospheric Science and Colorado State Climatologist, Colorado State University
India Floods: Death Toll In Uttar Pradesh, Bihar Passes 100
by Al Jazeera English
Flooding in the north and east of India has killed more than 100 people. Four days of downpour has…
Are Natural Disasters On The Rise?
Are Natural Disasters On The Rise?
by Dale Dominey-Howes
Natural disasters have filled our news in recent weeks. They wreak havoc in poor and vulnerable…
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Three weeks without electricity? That's the reality facing thousands of…
by Anthony Richardson, Researcher and Teacher, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University
Last week’s storm system wreaked havoc across Victoria. Some 220,000 households and businesses lost…
100,000+ Fleeing California Wildfires Spead By High Winds
by Mercury News
Over 90,000 in Sonoma County told to flee as Kincade Fire advances

SOLUTIONS

Five Edible Insects You Really Should Try

Five Edible Insects You Really Should Try

Joost van Itterbeeck, Wageningen University
Old Batteries Can Be Source Of New Energy
Old Batteries Can Be Source Of New Energy
by Kieran Cooke
How to dispose of old batteries from redundant electric vehicles? The good news: we can harvest…
Wicked Problems and How To Solve Them
by Ana Carolina de Almeida Kumlien and Paul Coughlan
Wicked problems are issues so complex and dependent on so many factors that it is hard to grasp…
Why Current Proposals To Plant Trees To Fight Climate Change Are Badly Misguided
Why Current Proposals To Plant Trees To Fight Climate Change Are Badly…
by William John Bond
Reforestation and afforestation can play a role in reducing carbon emissions — but “what” and…
Hydrogen Is One Future Fuel Oil Execs And Environmentalists Could Both Support As Rival Countries Search For Climate Solutions
Hydrogen Is One Future Fuel Oil Execs And Environmentalists Could Both…
by John Ballantine, Brandeis University
The 2015 Paris Agreement was a groundbreaking diplomatic effort – 196 countries committed to…

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