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A decade to save the climate and the ocean: on Radio Davos – World Economic Forum

It’s the decade of ocean science, and one in which we must get on track for net-zero by 2050. Two World Economic Forum events discussed the massive challenges ahead. Marine biologist Nina Jensen joins Radio Davos to pick some highlights….

Climate change: This bacteria can lock away CO2 – World Economic Forum

Global oceans absorb about 25% of the carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere. Electricity-eating bacteria known as photoferrotrophs could provide a boost to this process, helping reduce emissions, according a new study. The study found the bacteria can “eat” electricity…

‘Setting The Planet On Fire’: AOC Scolds Joe Biden For Working With GOP On Infrastructure

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said President Joe Biden negotiating with Republicans on infrastructure is “setting the planet on fire” and “dismantling voting rights.” “Pres. Biden & Senate Dems should take a step back and ask themselves if playing patty-cake w…

Panama expands the limits of the Coiba protected area

(Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute) The new limits for the Cordillera de Coiba protected area were determined by a consulting team led by Hector Guzman, a marine biologist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. With this action, Panama reaches the goal of the 30×30 Initiative nine years ahead of schedule, charting the course for other countries to follow.

In Sinking Miami, the GOP Tries to Admit It Has a Climate Problem – Curbed

Photo: Bill Kearney As we walk into Miami’s Bayfront Park to what’s being billed as the world’s “first conservative climate-change rally” — sponsored by something called the American Conservation Coalition — Jet Skis and yachts froth Biscayne Bay behind us,…

NASA and UFOs: Space agency to take closer look

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson wants the space agency to start taking a closer look at UFO reports like the ones coming from Navy pilots in recent years. He has directed NASA scientists to move forward with new ways of discussing the decades-old phenomenon.

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U.S. conservatives stake claim to climate activism with Miami rally – Reuters

Dark clouds are seen over Miami’s skyline before the arrival of Hurricane Irma to south Florida, U.S. September 9, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria For Benji Backer, being conservative means believing in limited government, market-based solutions — and the scientists who say…

The last time I was so ecstatic about climate action was in 1987 – ThePrint

View of Earth from space | Pixabay Text Size: A- A+ President Joe Biden’s climate actions recognize the urgency as well as the multi-dimensionality of the climate crisis, with detailed attention to divisive but central issues such as environmental justice…

The time to limit global warming is melting away – The Hindu

There are no second chances and nations must use COP26 to address the enormous threat of climate change This is an incredibly difficult time for the world. The world is facing two momentous challenges: COVID-19 and climate change. Both need…


BUSINESS: Nations rush to insure coral reefs to protect wildlife, hotels

With the Atlantic hurricane season already underway, a sprawling multinational coalition is racing to implement an innovative insurance and climate change mitigation program for the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.