Please help keep this Site Going

Menopausal Mother Nature

News about Climate Change and our Planet

Dominican Republic

Can These Rocks Help Rein in Climate Change? – Eos

The world’s oceans play a key role in sucking up carbon from the atmosphere. Until anthropogenic carbon emissions began on a mass scale with the Industrial Revolution, ocean carbon uptake was one part of a land-ocean-atmosphere juggling act that kept…

Climate Change Is Shaking the Global Economy. IMF and WTO Demand a United Front. – Barron’s

“This crisis is already hitting us like a ton of bricks,” Kristalina Georgieva, managing director at the IMF, said about climate change. Dreamstime The heads of the International Monetary Fund and World Trade Organization on Monday warned about the risk…

Uncategorized

Barbados Resists Climate Colonialism in an Effort to Survive the Costs of Global Warming – ProPublica

ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. This article is a partnership between ProPublica and The New York Times Magazine. Late on May 31, 2018,…

Guest blog: Global warming and the “Africanisation” of International Investment Law? – ICC – International Chamber of Commerce

With the 6th edition of ICC Africa Conference on International Arbitration currently underway in Lagos, Rumbidzai Maweni, an associate in Foley Hoag’s international litigation and arbitration department, looks at why African States should increasingly incorporate environmental provisions in their international…

31 Global Citizens Share How Climate Change Affects Them Every Day – Global Citizen

Around the world, varying degrees of extreme weather events have shown that the earth is experiencing an obvious shift in its climate patterns. Floods, heat waves, and unpredictable weather are becoming much more common, affecting the lives of millions of…

Coffee could be harder to grow as climate change takes hold, study – Daily Mail

The best coffee growing locations, including Brazil, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Colombia, are under threat from climate change, a new study warns   Combining global climate models with data on soil, slope and pH levels required for common crops, experts from the University…

Avocados, coffee and cashews – all three are in danger from global warming – Buzz.ie

Some of the regions that produce the economically-important crops of coffee, cashews and avocados may not be able to support them in the coming years due to global warming, a new study has found. In a nutshell Research published in…

Coffee, cashew and avocado growers will be ‘seriously affected’ by climate change – Carbon Brief

The growing range of three economically important crops – avocados, cashews and coffee – will undergo significant shifts under even moderate warming scenarios by 2050, new research shows.  The study, published in PLOS One, examines the climate, soil and land…

‘Lithium Triangle’: Latin America Is The Middle East Of Rare Earth Mining

Gabriel Boric’s recent win in Chile’s presidential election should be a wake-up call for the United States and its allies. Chile and several of its neighbors make Latin America the new Middle East, given their substantial share of the mining…

Please help keep this Site Going