Rocky Mountain forests burning more now than any time in the past 2,000 years

2021-06-23T19:48:01+00:00

Rocky Mountain forests burning more now than any time in the past 2,000 years Philip Higuera, Bryan Shuman and Kyra Wolf - June 14, 2021 The exceptional drought in the U.S. West has people across the region on edge after the record-setting fires of 2020. Last year, Colorado alone saw its three [...]

Rocky Mountain forests burning more now than any time in the past 2,000 years2021-06-23T19:48:01+00:00

Risk of brain-eating amoeba, flesh-eating bacteria may increase due to climate change: Experts

2021-06-08T19:49:15+00:00

Risk of brain-eating amoeba, flesh-eating bacteria may increase due to climate change: Experts The sweltering summer heat may send swimmers diving head-first into the nearest body of water, but climate change may contribute to life-threatening risks for swimmers as waterborne pathogens thrive and multiply faster in increasingly warming waters, experts said. JULIA JACOBO May 29, [...]

Risk of brain-eating amoeba, flesh-eating bacteria may increase due to climate change: Experts2021-06-08T19:49:15+00:00

Study: Climate change directly linked to over a third of global heat deaths

2021-06-08T16:47:32+00:00

Study: Climate change directly linked to over a third of global heat deaths More than one-third of heat deaths each year can be directly linked to climate change, according to a study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change. By Ivana Saric May 31, 2021 More than one-third of [...]

Study: Climate change directly linked to over a third of global heat deaths2021-06-08T16:47:32+00:00

You’re not imagining it. North Texas is getting wetter and warmer each year, data shows

2021-06-08T16:44:24+00:00

You’re not imagining it. North Texas is getting wetter and warmer each year, data shows You’re not imagining it. North Texas is getting wetter and warmer each year, data shows By Haley Samsel, June 1, 2021 Scattered showers and thunderstorms pelted the Metroplex for much of May, forcing rain checks [...]

You’re not imagining it. North Texas is getting wetter and warmer each year, data shows2021-06-08T16:44:24+00:00

Too Little, Too Late? Carbon Emissions and the Point of No Return

2021-06-08T15:29:29+00:00

Too Little, Too Late? Carbon Emissions and the Point of No Return BY VIVAN SORAB • MARCH 26, 2019 The Paris Climate Agreement of 2016 set humanity a bold challenge: limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius relative to temperatures before the Industrial Revolution. Acknowledging that even a 2 degree limit [...]

Too Little, Too Late? Carbon Emissions and the Point of No Return2021-06-08T15:29:29+00:00

Heat and smog hit low-income communities and people of color hardest, scientists say

2021-06-08T15:06:44+00:00

Heat and smog hit low-income communities and people of color hardest, scientists say. By Tik Root May 25, 2021 As the world warms due to climate change, two studies released this week show that heat exposure and related health issues are already having an inordinate impact on people of [...]

Heat and smog hit low-income communities and people of color hardest, scientists say2021-06-08T15:06:44+00:00

Take Action for the Sustainable Development Goals

2021-06-07T15:29:04+00:00

One of the Country’s 10 Largest Coal Plants Just Got a Retirement Date. What About the Rest? The largest coal-fired power plants keep on going, even as many smaller ones close. By Dan Gearino May 3, 2021 Emissions rise from stacks the Duke Energy Corp. Gibson Station power plant [...]

Take Action for the Sustainable Development Goals2021-06-07T15:29:04+00:00

Pollen & Allergy Season

2021-06-07T15:25:46+00:00

Pollen & Allergy Season As warmer temperatures drive longer growing seasons across the U.S., and rising carbon dioxide levels increase pollen concentrations, conditions only worsen for allergy and asthma sufferers. March 24, 2021 As springtime arrives, so does the dreaded allergy season. According to the Centers for Disease Control [...]

Pollen & Allergy Season2021-06-07T15:25:46+00:00

Ask a Scientist: 2030 or Bust? What is the Importance of the Year 2030 Climatewise?

2021-06-07T15:26:49+00:00

Ask a Scientist: 2030 or Bust? What is the Importance of the Year 2030 Climatewise? By Elliot Negin April 9, 2021 The immediate threat of the coronavirus pandemic has galvanized international attention, but the long-term threat posed by the climate crisis remains on many people’s minds. We all realize [...]

Ask a Scientist: 2030 or Bust? What is the Importance of the Year 2030 Climatewise?2021-06-07T15:26:49+00:00
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