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Climate Change This Week: The Melting Third Pole, Politics’ Climate Clash, And More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, beautiful unique biodiversity, like this painted bunting that lives in southern US woods, is another reason to conserve carbon storing forests. Credit B. Hoag Forests: the … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Hot Spiral, Big Oil Cleaning, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Bizarre Biodiversity in the Boreal are wood frogs that freeze in winter, thaw in spring – another reason to help preserve these important carbon storing systems.Source LATimes Forests: … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Coral Catastrophe, Ultra Thin Solar Cells, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. When Forests Go, So Do Captivating Critters, Both Prey And Predators – can you guess which one is which here? Credit Fahmi Bhs When we harm forests, we … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Atmospheric Rivers, Child Slavery, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Feb 15, 2015 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: The state of the climate, Doritos, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. OO A “Cheesy Love Story” : The Fun Ad Doritos Doesn’t Want You to See – palm oil is bad for people and our carbon-storing rainforests. It’s in … Continue reading

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The US Hot Streak, Messing with Mother Nature, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Jan 18, 2015 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase … Continue reading

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Rising Risks of Climate Change: Seas to drown homes of 1.5 Billion, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS * * * Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Dec 15, 2014 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is … Continue reading

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BIG Climate Pact As Florida Starts Drowning…

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. South Florida and Sea Level Rise – A Slow Motion Catastrophe – latest in the This Is Not Cool Series by Peter Sinclair. Watch it here! OO U.S., … Continue reading

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New Studies Involving Climate Change: a giant bog, lighter insects, and more!

  Broken sea ice at sunset. Credit Rob Johnson via Climate Central Big Waves Bust Up Sea Ice, Help Melt It a new study indicates, reports Andrea Thompson at Climate Central. Under global warming, more powerful storms occur more frequently, and this can whip up … Continue reading

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4-5 Foot Sea Level Rise More Likely by 2100

OO One of 5 National landmarks facing climate threats. Credit: Statue of Liberty National Monument 4-5 Foot Sea Level Rise More Likely by 2100, reports Joe Romm at Climate Progress. Several new studies underscore scientists’ concerns we’re headed toward sea level rise of 4 … Continue reading

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