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September 20, 2019: You would be forgiven if you feel a bit of climate whiplash this week, because it presented a stark example of the two parallel universes we in the U.S. find ourselves in when it comes to climate (among other issues Democrats are fighting for, as well as talking about on the campaign trail).
September 20, 2019: Jefferson county hit with estimated 40in of rain in 72 hours as story evokes memories of Hurricane HarveyThe slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas on Thursday, leaving at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in th...
September 20, 2019: Amazon and Google are among global firms setting out new green energy plans as climate pressure rises.
September 20, 2019: Officials said there had been at least 1,000 high-water rescues and evacuations to get people to shelter.
September 20, 2019: A group of scientists is embarking on a bold plan to better understand an extremely understudied part of the rapidly warming Arctic — the central Arctic Ocean.
September 20, 2019: Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe.
September 20, 2019: More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with thousands of strikers around the world.
September 20, 2019: The city is taking action to protect lower Manhattan’s waterfront while low-income residents in other boroughs must fend for themselvesJainey Bavishi is all business as she takes off from Battery Park to walk the perimeter of lower Manhattan. It’s a muggy afternoon, a breeze barely lifting off of the New York Ha...
September 20, 2019: Millions to take part in rallies … Brexit set for centre stage at Labour conference … and does being a woman help you swim the Chanel?Good morning and welcome to this Friday briefing with Alison Rourke. Continue reading...
September 20, 2019: From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsGlobal climate strike: Greta Thunberg and students march to protest climate change – live updatesThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at its highest for about 4 million years. The rate of the rise...
September 20, 2019: Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe.
September 20, 2019: In this week's issue of our environment newsletter, we look at the concept of a carbon
September 20, 2019: The day of protest precedes the United Nations summit on how to rein in the worst effects of climate change.
September 20, 2019: Your morning briefing for 20 September 2019.
September 20, 2019: World leaders are preparing to gather at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York City, where they are expected to discuss plans to drastically reduce carbon emissions over the next 30 years.
September 20, 2019: The young protesters have been inspiring. Politicians have to respond – and our Green New Deal bill will slash carbon emissionsIt’s been more than 10 years in the making, and is the top demand of the youth strikers gathering on Friday for the UK’s largest ever climate protest – which is why Friday is also th...
September 20, 2019: The rallies in Sydney, Melbourne and elsewhere drew tens of thousands of people. Similar protests were expected across the U.S., U.K., Germany, France and elsewhere.
September 20, 2019: Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe.
September 20, 2019: Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a United Nations climate summit adopt urgent measures to stop an environmental catastrophe.
September 20, 2019: Some politicians and business leaders say that climate change presents a binary choice between preserving jobs or the environment. But a lot of working-class people don't see it that way.
September 20, 2019: Hundreds of researchers will spend year on ship improving understanding of sea iceResearchers from more than a dozen nations are preparing to launch the biggest and most complex expedition ever attempted in the central Arctic – a year-long journey through the ice they hope will improve the scientific models that u...
September 20, 2019: Thousands of people in cities around the world are hitting the streets to demand their governments take action on climate change
September 20, 2019: Cities in Australia kicked off the festivities.
September 20, 2019: Flooding from seemingly non-stop downpours spurred more than 1,700 water rescues and evacuations in Southeast Texas, and Imelda is being blamed for at least two deaths
September 20, 2019: Tens of thousands of students were taking to the streets across Asia and Europe on Friday for a global strike demanding world leaders gathering at a U.N. climate summit adopt urgent measures to avert an environmental catastrophe.