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August 15, 2019: July 2019 was the hottest July and the hottest month on record globally since temperature records began in a year of many record breaking temperatures as heatwaves hit many parts of the world. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced the figures Thursday, confirming that worldwide, July was 1.71...
August 15, 2019: Most of us, by now, are aware that all sorts of crazy stuff is happening to the planet’s climate and the blame is pretty much universally recognized as lying with humans, pumping more and more carbon into the atmosphere. Scientists are now saying tree planting, for instance, has to happen very, very quickly if we ...
August 15, 2019: Forum’s chair describes leaders’ 12 hours of talks as ‘very, very tough struggle’Australia stands in opposition to other Pacific Islands nations after distancing itself from language calling for urgent action on climate change at a regional meeting in Tuvalu.Eighteen leaders including Australia’s Scott Mor...
August 15, 2019: Data from federal researchers confirmed that July was the hottest month on record, edging out the previous record-holder, July 2016.
August 14, 2019: The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an enormous carbon footprint.
August 14, 2019: A 14-year-old girl vacationing with her family at Glacier National Park in Montana was killed Monday when rocks came tumbling down on their moving vehicle.
August 14, 2019: New Zealand prime minister warns Scott Morrison about Canberra’s stance but refuses to call for Australia to transition out of coalJacinda Ardern has declared that “Australia has to answer to the Pacific” on climate change, saying that New Zealand is doing what it can to limit global emissions to 1.5C and expe...
August 14, 2019: With hot regions predicted to get hotter with a changing climate, there's more need to provide some cool relief. But how do you do that without going in a vicious circle and further pumping CO2 emissions into the air? It's all about efficiencies, experts say.
August 14, 2019: Fish stocks are stable and reef health improving, in part thanks to Belize’s substantial ‘no-take’ zones. Now greater legislation is needed to secure progressAcross the turquoise water by the mangrove, forest ranger Allan Halliday spots a fishing skiff. “We’re going over to say hello,” he says, before ab...
August 14, 2019: The Kremlin won’t say much about a blast at a secretive Russian nuclear reactor.
August 14, 2019: While neither a picture-perfect weather or a total washout is the cards for the northeastern United States later this week and into this weekend, there will likely be some showers and thunderstorm to dodge with your outdoor plans.
August 14, 2019: Last week saw the latest in a series of increasingly dire reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. This past July was the hottest month on record, punctuated by intense heat waves throughout Europe and the Arctic, leading to a record-breaking 12.5 billion tons of ice melting on Greenland on Aug. 1...
August 14, 2019: China's largest video-streaming platform wrongly said a typhoon had killed around 99 million people.
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August 14, 2019: A poorly timed shower or storm could cause a delay, but we should be able to get the game in, even if there's an interruption.
August 14, 2019: Lightning strikes detected within 200 to 300 miles of the North Pole constitute a rare, though probably not unprecedented, event.
August 14, 2019: Heat waves like the ongoing event in the Southern Plains and Gulf Coast are becoming increasingly humid, which makes them more dangerous to human health.
August 14, 2019: Unsettled weather delivers clouds, some scattered showers and storms today (some could be severe) with lingering impacts into tomorrow. A generally warm and muggy pattern may persist into the weekend.
August 14, 2019: Showers and storms could impact game play with possible severe weather early.
August 14, 2019: The footballer was exposed to poisonous gas before a fatal plane crash, a report says.
August 14, 2019: Drought is a growing problem in America. Entrepreneurs can help.
August 14, 2019: A shocking new study says that sea ice in the Arctic could completely disappear through September each summer if average global temperatures increase by as little as 2 degrees and climate conditions continue to worsen.
August 14, 2019: Researchers say boom in shale oil and gas major contributor to climate emergencyThe US shale boom may have ignited a significant global spike in methane emissions blamed for accelerating the pace of the climate crisis, according to research.Scientists at Cornell University have found the “chemical fingerprints” ...
August 14, 2019: The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading...
August 14, 2019: A high-quality curriculum on climate change will give kids the information and tools needed to become their own climate heroes.