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WA legislators prepare for long list of climate change bills – InvestigateWest

Lawmakers could look at more than a dozen climate proposals addressing carbon reduction and other environmental issues. By John Stang / Crosscut.com / Jan. 11, 2022 More than a dozen climate change proposals are expected to come before the Washington…

Climate change communication should focus less on specific numbers – Science News Magazine

What’s in a number? The goals of the 2021 United Nations’ climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland, called for nations to keep a warming limit of 1.5 degrees Celsius “within reach.” But when it comes to communicating climate change to the…

How researchers can help fight climate change in 2022 and beyond – Nature.com

EDITORIAL 05 January 2022 COP26 energized the global effort to halt global warming. Research is now crucial to monitoring progress and creating solutions. You have full access to this article via your institution. Devastating floods that hit Germany last July…

Climate change emergency cannot be solved by disintegrating democracies | TheHill – The Hill

President BidenJoe BidenBiden tells Zelensky US, allies will ‘respond decisively’ if Russia invades Biden, Harris to speak on anniversary of Capitol insurrection Biden’s court picks face fierce GOP opposition MORE’s climate agenda was launched with hopes, prayers and the expectation…

Will there be significant action against climate change in 2022? – The Economist

Jan 3rd 2022 AFTER A major UN climate summit, momentum behind climate policy often falters. But will that happen in 2022 in the wake of COP26? Climate cooperation is leading to some unlikely alliances and new reports on the impact…

Extreme weather could get even worse in 2022 – Axios

Scientists say there’s reason to expect even more menacing extreme weather disasters in 2022, after a year in which extreme weather and climate events, from the Pacific Northwest heat wave to the Texas cold snap, affected us all. Why it…

What 2021 looked like for global climate change – The Indian Express

This year was a mixed bag for climate activists. There were devastating weather events that highlighted the dangers of a rapidly warming planet. Lockdown-induced blue skies and clear air that showed the potential for a cleaner future. Ambitious plans bookending…

2021 Year in Review: Climate action, or blah, blah, blah? – UN News

Heading into uncharted territory To avoid catastrophic climate change, global temperatures rises need to be kept to a maximum of 1.5 degrees above pre-industrial levels, but the odds of the world getting hotter in the next five years continue to…

What the collapse of Build Back Better would mean for climate change – NBC News

WILMINGTON, Del. — The likely demise of President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better legislation would have devastating consequences for U.S. efforts to combat climate change, making it nearly impossible for the U.S. to meet its emissions-cutting pledges under the Paris…

Our most read climate explainers of 2021 – The Economist

Dec 19th 2021 COP26, THE UN climate summit that took place in November, sought to speed up the fight against climate change. In the end governments merely kept alive the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels….

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