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Diverse microbes are key to healthy soil. Climate change is threatening that. – Popular Science

Many potential effects of climate change on humans, wildlife, and plants are relatively well-understood. Higher temperatures and extreme weather events can lead to food insecurity, loss of habitats, and the decline or extinction of species of living things. However, it’s also important to discuss…

Climate change: The ‘irreversible’ impacts of global warming – Times of India

“What makes climate change difficult is that it is not an instantaneous catastrophic event, it’s a slow-moving issue that, on a day-to-day basis, people don’t experience and don’t see.”- During one of the interviews, Barack Obama, Ex-President, USA drew attention…

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Children aren’t the future: where have all the young climate activists gone? | Eleanor Salter

Between 2016 and 2020, children were the vital force at the centre of the climate movement. Youth strikers organised record-breaking mass mobilisations and protests between geography and double maths. In the US, young people from the Sunrise Movement occupied Nancy…

Brazil’s biodiversity at risk in projected global warming overshoot – National Post

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Politics PMN News PMN Environment Author of the article: Reuters Andre Cabette Fabio, Thomson Reuters Foundation Article content By Andre Cabette Fabio RIO DE JANEIRO, June 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Many of Brazil’s unique creatures,…

How will Arctic mammals respond to climate change? – Cosmos

An Arctic fox (Vulpes lagopus) asleep in the snow. Credit: Richard Hamilton Smith With the iconic polar bear on thin ice, as global warming melts away its hunting ground, how will other Arctic mammals fare? Computer modelling allows us ways…

‘Doomism’ or Reality? Divided Over Its Message, the Climate Movement Seeks Balance – InsideClimate News

Students, activists and demonstrators hold placards during a worldwide climate strike against governmental inaction towards climate breakdown and environmental pollution on Sept. 27, 2019 in Lausanne, western Switzerland. Credit: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images Hope is a scarce commodity these…

Cycles of Escalating Threats Facing Africa from Global Warming – Africa Center for Strategic Studies – Africa Center for Strategic Studies

By the Africa Center for Strategic Studies June 17, 2022 Reinforcing cycles of unsustainable human activity and intensifying climate effects are exacerbating the threats facing hundreds of millions of Africans. English | Français | Português Click here for a printable…

The Dark Ages For Australian Energy Are Here

When the sun finally sets on the West, the English-speaking people will find out that they are as fragile and expendable as the starving third-world children used by aid organizations as pickpockets. Modernity is held together by cheap energy, not…

What would happen if we stopped emissions right now? – World Economic Forum

A new study shows that even if we ended fossil fuel use today, there’s still a 42% chance temperatures will exceed safe limits. In line with the Paris Agreement, global warming needs to be kept at less than 1.5°C above…

Report: Antarctic is changing dramatically, with global consequences – CU Boulder Today

Banner image: A penguin navigates sea ice in Antarctica. (Credit: John Weller) A new report from the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) reveals how climate change is significantly impacting Antarctica’s ice sheets, climate and ecosystems, with far-reaching global consequences.  The report,…

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