LONDON (Reuters) - Britain must urgently lay out further policies to meet its domestic emissions targets, the government's climate advisers said on Wednesday.
Microsoft Corp., REI, environmental groups and others are backing efforts by Gov. Jay Inslee to tax fossil fuel emissions to fight climate change. Inslee has proposed a new tax of … Click to Continue »
Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to change the climate for women in Illinois prisons. The measure Rauner signed Tuesday at Logan Correctional Center in Lincoln creates a women's division … Click to Continue »
Two L.A. lawmakers say fossil fuel companies should take financial responsibility for California's enormous disaster relief bill.
Who should pay for the significant costs that cities and other local governments incur in responding to climate change? Los Angeles is the most recent city to explore the idea of suing fossil fuel companies for these harms, following in the footsteps of San Francisco, San Mateo County and a growing cohort of other jurisdictions […]
The new method offers a way to recycle one of the leading greenhouse gases responsible for climate change.
Over the past few years, natural gas has become the primary fuel that America uses to generate electricity, displacing the long-time king of fossil fuels, coal. In 2019, more than a third of America's electrical supply will come from...Show More Summary
Some Antarctic fish living in the planet's coldest waters are able to cope with the stress of rising carbon dioxide levels the ocean. They can even tolerate slightly warmer waters. But they can't deal with both stressors at the same time, according to a study from the University of California, Davis.
(University of California - Davis) Some Antarctic fish living in the planet's coldest waters are able to cope with the stress of rising carbon dioxide levels the ocean. They can even tolerate slightly warmer waters. But they can't deal with both climate change stressors at the same time, according to a study from the University of California, Davis.
New Zealand’s temperate maritime climate is ideal for growing grapes, and sitting outside enjoying the wine that the grapes helped produce. New Zealand’s wineries are found in some of the most spectacular environments, including stunning coastlines, and rolling green hills. Show More Summary
Three 2016 marine heat waves that killed whales, birds, corals, and shellfish from Australia to Alaska were many times more likely thanks to climate change.
Rising CO2 in the atmosphere has directly led to a reduction in surface ocean pH -a process known as ocean acidi?cation. There is a need to understand past climates in terms of ocean pH change in order to be able to relate these to the current e?ects of climate change on marine organisms. One way […]
Climate protection and the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions have been on top of global development agendas. Accordingly, research and development projects have been conducted on national and international levels, which aim for the improvement of the CO2-footprint in diverse processes. Show More Summary
CNN gives a platform to Sir Nicholas Soames, a Conservative (different from American conservatives) member of the British Parliament since 1983. Looks like he’s forgotten that the primary political ideology
In a Journal of School Health study, race, sex, perceived peer inclusion, and teacher discrimination were predictors of students' delinquent behaviors.
Speaking at a press conference in Paris, "The Post" (released as "Pentagon Papers" in France) director Steven Spielberg and stars Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks discuss "presidents declaring war on the news media." (Jan. 15)
How urban farming can help alleviate food stress and buffer climate pressures.
Fossil fungi from over 400m years ago have altered our understanding of early life on land and climate change over deep time Much of the weirdness depicted in the TV show Stranger Things is distinctly fungal. The massive organic underground...Show More Summary
Climate Change: Cuba/USA invites Cuban and Cuban-American artists to reflect on the consequences of the recent fluctuations in the relationship between Cuba and the United States. Artists Glexis Novoa, Celia y Yunior, Antonio EligioShow More Summary