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As Russia Fortifies Ukraine Border, Kerry Talks Climate With Foreign Minister

John Kerry, President Joe Biden’s special representative on climate change, met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday for an impromptu meeting on “the climate agenda” in India. The meeting occurred as Russian troops and weaponry continue to amass…

Climate scientists, what keeps you up at night? – DW (English)

What really makes this reporter’s stomach churn thinking about climate change? Thawing permafrost. A scenario where it all melts, releasing copious amounts of CO2 and methane (it holds twice as much carbon as the atmosphere holds right now), and there’s no going…

Climate change is for the birds | ThePeterboroughExaminer.com – ThePeterboroughExaminer.com

Did that heading grab your attention? Well according to writer and naturalist, Drew Monkman, more people would rather talk about birds than climate change. So why is this? My research shows that it is because our three levels of government…

Biden Purges 40 Trump-Appointed EPA Science Advisors; Media Silent

Michael Regan (pictured), the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, has been in office for less than a month but is already under fire for allegedly “politicizing” the policymaking process. Mr. Regan, who was narrowly confirmed by the Senate for…

Researchers: Plants play leading role in cycling toxic mercury through the environment

(University of Massachusetts Lowell) Researchers studying mercury gas in the atmosphere with the aim of reducing the pollutant worldwide have determined a vast amount of the toxic element is absorbed by plants, leading it to deposit into soils.

Impact of Methane Emissions on Global Warming and Human Health – Energy Industry Review

The threat that methane poses to global efforts to prevent dangerous climate change is becoming more well known. Methane emissions are increasing and because methane is many times more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming the atmosphere, these emissions are…

Asia-Pacific, the Gigantic Domino of Climate Change – International Monetary Fund

By Vitor Gaspar and Chang Yong Rhee Forget the poetic flap of a butterfly’s wings in Beijing causing rain in Central Park. Climate issues in Asia-Pacific are measured in superlatives. The world’s biggest population. Two of the three largest carbon…

USC researchers show path to zero-emissions L.A.

(University of Southern California) USC researchers partner with the U.S. Energy Department and city of Los Angeles to help chart a course to a zero-emissions future for the city — one of the biggest studies of its kind by the federal government.

Climate Change: Is Digital The Silver-Bullet We’re Looking For To Meet Our Climate Commitments? – Forbes

Over the last 12 months we have achieved some amazing things, in timeframes no one could have dreamt possible. Multiple vaccines have been successfully developed, trialled, approved and mass produced in one year, not the decade it usually takes. Industry…