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EXPLAINER: Why Court’s EPA-climate change ruling matters – Spectrum News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court’s climate change ruling on Thursday is likely to hinder President Joe Biden’s plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions in half by the end of the decade and to make the U.S. a global leader…

Opinion: Davos Was a Case Study in How Not to Talk About Climate Change – Undark Magazine

Science has a resistance to ill-founded assertions embedded deep in its bones. Carl Sagan called this “baloney detection.” But in the face of climate change, arguably our largest science-related crisis, these baloney detection capabilities haven’t kept our leaders honest. Consider…

Cannabis-Fed Chickens May Cut Antibiotic Use on Thailand Farms

The government of Thailand just removed cannabis from its list of narcotic substances, which they hope will benefit the tourism and pharmaceutical industries. Chickens could end up being the major beneficiary of the relaxation, as scientists in Chiang Mai have begun testing to see if cannabis could replace antibiotics in commercial farming. Their findings, which […]

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6 ways climate change is already affecting our lives – World Economic Forum

Climate change is already affecting people’s lives in a variety of ways. Global warming is the biggest health threat facing humanity, the World Health Organization says. It’s also making people rethink family planning choices and putting properties at risk of…

Fact Check: Politicized Gas Price Complaints From GOP Ignore Global Warming – Colorado Times Recorder

Earlier this week the average cost for a gallon of gas surpassed $5 for the first time in the U.S.  and statements from oil and gas industry spokespeople and Republican politicians blamed environmental regulations for the spike in prices. However,…

How an underground phenomenon triggered by global warming is damaging the Himalayas – Mongabay-India

Permafrost thaw, one of the changes to the mountain cryosphere in the Himalayas, triggered by global warming is causing irreparable loss and damage to the valley. Considered the largest terrestrial carbon sink on Earth, an estimate suggests that currently, permafrost…

AMA: Climate change is a public health crisis – Contemporary Pediatrics

The American Medical Association has declared climate change a public health crisis that threatens the health and well-being of all people. The new policy mobilizes the AMA to advocate for policies that limit global warming to no more than 1.5…

The Last Thing The USPS Needs Is A ‘Green’ Fleet

Last year, President Biden signed the Postal Service Reform Act which, among other things, gave the United States Postal Service (USPS) a $58 billion taxpayer and Medicare bailout. The agency got a sweet deal with this legislation, as Congress gave…

Is PR Killing Congressional Action on Climate Change? – O’Dwyer’s PR News

Raúl Grijalva Is PR the brains behind nefarious campaigns bankrolled by Big Oil designed to torpedo legislative action to combat climate change? Inquiring Congressional minds want to know. A Congressional committee is exploring whether Big Oil and its trade associations…

Analysis | Climate change is increasingly viewed as a public health crisis – The Washington Post

Placeholder while article actions load Happy Tuesday, everyone. Yes, there’s a band called the Affordable Rock ‘n’ Roll Act. And yes, a prominent geneticist and White House acting science adviser is a member (h/t Stat) Today’s edition: The House will…

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