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IPCC climate science report: code red for humanity says UN Secretary General

“Today’s IPCC Working Group 1 Report is a code red for humanity.  The alarm bells are deafening, and the evidence is irrefutable:  greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel burning and deforestation are choking our planet and putting billions of people…

Health Journals’ editors call for urgent action on global warming – BusinessLine

The editors of health journals worldwide have called for urgent action to keep average global temperature increases below 1.5°C, halt the destruction of nature, and protect health before the UN General Assembly meeting in September 2021, as per the Indian…

Running out of time: UN report shows Earth on ‘catastrophic’ global warming path – India Today

The planet is heading towards warming of 2.7 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by the end of the century, as per a new report on global emissions targets by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. According to scientists, global…

Australian climate action rated Highly Insufficient by Climate Action Tracker

The Climate Action Tracker, in a new report, has highlighted that Australia, in the leadup to the UN Climate Conference in Glasgow (COP26), is one of the climate action emission reduction and policy laggards. It categorised Australia in the Highly…

Don’t Get Fooled By The Great Climate Health Scare

So what exactly does the editor of the British Dental Journal (BDJ) know about climate change? And why should anyone care? Ahead of the annual United Nations climate meeting to be held in Scotland in November, BDJ editor Stephen Hancocks…

The West’s Twin Failures: Afghanistan And Climate Change

The West’s humiliation in Afghanistan has an older brother: climate change. As siblings, the two share characteristics, most obviously an inability to confront unwelcome facts. In Afghanistan, there was a large constituency led by the Pentagon invested in the mantra…

Most fossil fuel must stay in ground to keep warming below 1.5°C: study – Landscape News

To have a 50 percent chance of keeping global warming below 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, almost 60 percent of the world’s oil and gas reserves and 90 percent of coal deposits must remain in the ground, according to a recent…

New climate plans fall far short of limiting global warming to 1.5°C – New Scientist

By Adam Vaughan An aerial view of a petrochemical plant in China Wenjie Dong/Getty Images Countries have failed to come forward with enough bold new plans to cut carbon dioxide emissions under the Paris Agreement, according to a new analysis,…

Could Solar Radiation Management be the Future of Fighting Climate Change? – AZoCleantech

Solar radiation management (SRM) sparks perhaps the greatest controversy of all proposed climate change prevention strategies. However, as the most recent report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) highlights, the effects of global warming continue to become ever…

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