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Is COP26 the last hope for limiting global warming? – swissinfo.ch

Climate activists Vanessa Nakate of Uganda and Greta Thunberg of Sweden gather with other young people during a ‘Fridays for Future’ protest in Milan, Italy, on October 1 Lapresse The United Nations Climate Conference (COP26) is seen by many as…

Research shows getting tough on methane could reduce warming by 0.3 C – The Narwhal

Matt Johnson says there’s a clear starting point for governments looking to stabilize the atmosphere to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas pollution. While decision makers often talk about the carbon dioxide emissions produced during combustion of fossil fuels, Johnson, a researcher…

French Oil Company Total ‘Knew About Global Warming Impact in 1971’, Study Finds – EcoWatch

Campaigners say the research shows Total and other oil and gas majors have “stolen the precious time of a generation to stem the climate crisis.” By Adam Barnett and Phoebe Cooke French oil giant Total knew that its fossil fuel…

Widespread collapse of West Antarctica’s ice sheet is avoidable if we keep global warming below 2℃ – MercoPress

Widespread collapse of West Antarctica’s ice sheet is avoidable if we keep global warming below 2℃ Tuesday, October 19th 2021 – 09:00 UTC Full article In West Antarctica, the interior of the ice sheet sits atop bedrock that lies well…

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Climate change: Opposition to legislation ‘mind-boggling’ – The Seattle Times

Two recent articles related to climate change reveal the stakes riding on passage of President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better bill. The first article, “6 aspects of American life threatened by climate change” [Oct. 7, Environment], is a searing reveal…

The Merits Of Syukuro Manabe Winning A Nobel Prize Are Confusing

The Nobel Committee has given the following reason for their choice of awarding the prize for Physics to researchers Syukuro Manabe and Klaus Hasselman: “For the physical modeling of the Earth’s climate, quantifying variability and reliably predicting global warming.” The…

Climate Swat Team Aims to Identify When Global Warming Causes Extreme Weather – Insurance Journal

Article 0 Comments When weather disaster strikes, observers near and far ask the same question: Climate change—is it or isn’t it? The simplest answer, yes, lacks specificity. All weather is a joint human-nature venture, because we’ve made the atmosphere hotter…

Environmentalist Paul Hawken to Address Climate Change Crisis – Noozhawk

Posted on October 10, 2021 | 5:18 p.m. UCSB Arts & Lectures will present Paul Hawken Regeneration: Ending the Climate Crisis in One Generation, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20 at Campbell Hall. The talk is part of the 2021-22 Creating Hope…

Glasgow and global warming to 2⁰C and beyond

by Andrew Glikson “Burning all fossil fuels would create a different planet” (Hansen, 2016) While at present the world is necessarily investing in medical research in order to save the lives of millions, global warming is threatening the lives of…

Are Americans Concerned About Global Warming? – Gallup Poll

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Close to two thirds of U.S. adults are concerned about global warming, with 43% worrying about it “a great deal” and 22% “a fair amount.” Gallup also finds 43% of Americans believing that global warming will pose…

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