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Mass. Governor Wants To Use Covid Relief Funds To Fight Climate Change

Gov. Baker is a Republican who is also pushing the Transportation Climate Initiative and higher gas taxes. –CCD Ed. A trip to a 130-year-old dam in Gloucester became the latest backdrop for Gov. Charlie Baker to push his $2.9 billion…

Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal, Federal Employee Vaccines, Climate Change Impact : Up First – NPR

Senate Democrats and Republicans came together to advance a roughly $1 trillion proposal to improve the country’s aging infrastructure, a deal months in the making. Also, President Biden is set to announce that all civilian federal employees must be vaccinated…

Hajj pilgrims face growing heat stroke risks with global warming – The Independent

As thousands of devout Muslims flock to Islam’s holiest sites in Saudi Arabia for the annual Hajj pilgrimage this week, scientists warn the sacred rite is under threat due to deadly rising heat. The risk of pilgrims suffering life-threatening heat…

Climate Hyperbolists Are Learning The Pandemic Stole Their Thunder

Americans are not naturally inclined to peer out the window in the morning to see if the sky is falling. They should, according to opinion-shapers determined to create fear of imminent global catastrophe resulting from humanity’s lively activities. Relentless climate…

Fire In The North, Sewage In The South: California’s Summer Of Man-Made Disasters

The State of California is suffering through a summer of man-made disasters, including wildfires and a sewage discharge, as the Delta variant of the coronavirus sweeps through densely populated regions. In the northern part of the state, wildfires are burning…

Action on climate change can provide a shot in the arm for the global economy, economist says – CNBC

An employee with Ipsun Solar installs solar panels on the roof of the Peace Lutheran Church in Alexandria, Virginia on May 17, 2021. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images Ramping up investment in policies and technologies to tackle climate…

If the pandemic tells us how the world will deal with global warming, we’re in big trouble – The Irish Times

If the Covid-19 pandemic is a dress rehearsal for the larger catastrophe on the horizon – the planet’s irreversible overheating – then it has exposed a world nowhere near ready to deal with what’s coming. As a crisis, the pandemic…

Climate change spares no country, poor or rich, says Amitav Ghosh – DW (English)

For Amitav Ghosh, nature is an intricate part of storytelling. The Indian author with Bangladeshi heritage who has made New York his home often uses the Sunderbans, the mangrove forests in the Bay of Bengal, as the setting for his stories. These include novels like…

We cannot wait for pandemic to end to tackle climate change, says U.S. envoy Kerry – Reuters

U.S. climate envoy John Kerry gestures as he talks during a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (not pictured) in Moscow, Russia July 12, 2021. Dimitar Dilkoff/Pool via REUTERS LONDON, July 20 (Reuters) – The world cannot wait for…

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