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How did climate change cause the Texas snowstorm? – Johns Hopkins News-Letter

2021 has brought some surprises, and one of those surprises is the terrible snowstorm in Texas. Although there have been such conditions in the past, this storm hit hard, leading me to think about climate change’s role in the extremity…

Blacklock: Sometimes, the medicine we take adds to global warming – The Sudbury Star

Breadcrumb Trail Links Opinion Column Puffers, for example, expel chemicals that are extremely potent greenhouse gases Author of the article: Dr. Elaine Blacklock Photo illustration Photo by Stuart Dryden/Postmedia Network files Article content The phrase “First, do no harm” is…

The challenge of climate change – Daily Pioneer – Daily Pioneer

The Biden Administration has an ambitious agenda for stepping up action to cope with global warming but there are hurdles in the way The Trump Administration, an unmitigated disaster for the fight to save the environment, has been defenestrated. Thanking…

Commentary: “Climate activist helps Catholic Church combat global warming” – NBC2 News

Wow! That’s some title, isn’t it? It’s from a major piece in the February 8, 2021 issue of The New Yorker. Promised Land is its title, under the rubric of ‘Annals of Geography’ by New Yorker writer of thirty years’…

IPPC Science In Trouble: A Significant Drop In Global Temperature

According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), three of the hottest years in measurement history (note! not the warmest) have been 2016, 2019, and 2020 (see Figure 1 after the jump). The total radiative forcings (RF) according to the IPCC…

Report: China Was Only Major Economic Power To Increase CO2 Emissions In 2020

Bloomberg Opinion columnist David Fickling noted Wednesday that while China makes all sorts of grandiose promises about reaching “net zero” carbon emissions by 2060, it was the only major economic power in the world that increased pollution in 2020. That…

A strike against global warming or a Big Ag giveaway? – Los Angeles Times

Dominic Bruno is not closely tracking the greenhouse gas soaking into the dirt beneath the walnut trees, sunflowers and melon vines at River Garden Farms in Yolo County, where the state of California spent $97,000 this year to create a…

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UNITED KINGDOM: Climate advocates ring alarm after budget falls short

In a year when the U.K. is hosting global climate talks and pressing others to adopt more ambitious goals, Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak offered little in the way of fresh cash or ideas in his budget.

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FINANCE: Republican members of SEC question its new climate focus

The two Republican members of the Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday questioned the agency’s plans to focus more on social and environmental issues as part of the agency’s oversight of financial markets.