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Media Swallows The Lancet’s False Climate-Change Death Claims

The Washington Post, among a number of other mainstream media outlets, covered a new report published by the medical journal, The Lancet, which claims climate change is causing illness, hunger, and premature death. The report goes on to claim matters…

Climate change: The environmental disasters we’ve almost fixed – BBC News

However, Canadian scientist John Smol, a young researcher back in the 1980s, says in many ways acid rain was a “success story”, showing that countries can come together and deal with an international problem. “If you don’t price pollution, people…

How To Build A Climate Workforce In Hawaii – Honolulu Civil Beat

When it comes to climate change, we all approach it with different levels of understanding and lived experiences. Fortunately, the general population has begun to recognize that it is indeed a global crisis, no matter where you live. As an…

A crucial U.N. climate summit kicks off Oct. 31. Here’s what you need to know. – The Japan Times

Amid the growing frequency of natural disasters, climate change has steadily moved up the global agenda, and at the end of the month a climate summit will begin that experts say could prove decisive in determining whether humankind can avoid…

Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, 59, Dies; Linked Weather Disasters to Climate Change – The New York Times

The lack of peer review made some in the scientific community uncomfortable, Dr. Cullen said. “We were still trying to convince other scientists that this could be done,” she said, adding that Dr. van Oldenborgh’s expertise and leadership were critical…

AFRICA: Global warming threatens over 100 million people – AFRIK 21

The year 2020 will be the third to eighth hottest year on record in Africa. In a report released Tuesday, October 19th, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) shows that changing rainfall patterns, rising temperatures and increased extreme weather events have…

Is COP26 the last hope for limiting global warming? – swissinfo.ch

Climate activists Vanessa Nakate of Uganda and Greta Thunberg of Sweden gather with other young people during a ‘Fridays for Future’ protest in Milan, Italy, on October 1 Lapresse The United Nations Climate Conference (COP26) is seen by many as…

Climate Change Poses a Widening Threat to National Security – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Worsening conflict within and between nations. Increased dislocation and migration as people flee climate-fueled instability. Heightened military tension and uncertainty. Financial hazards. The Biden administration released several reports Thursday about climate change and national security, laying out in…

G20 split over coal, 1.5 degree climate limit ahead of Rome summit – sources – Reuters

A demonstrator holds up a sign as he attends a Fridays for Future climate strike in Milan, Italy ahead of Glasgow’s COP26 meeting. Picture taken on October 1, 2021. REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo/File Photo Rome G20 precedes UN ‘COP 26’ climate…

Climate Change Calls for Adaptation, Not Panic – The Wall Street Journal

Editor’s note: As November’s global climate conference in Glasgow draws near, important facts about climate change don’t always make it into the dominant media coverage. We’re here to help. Each Thursday contributor Bjorn Lomborg will provide some important background so…

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