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How Climate Change Hurt this Year’s Apple Harvest – Scientific American

It’s been a tough season for U.S. apple growers. Climate change made it worse. From late-spring frosts in western Michigan to triple-digit heat in the Pacific Northwest, apple growers saw a nearly 19 percent drop in fresh-market apple holdings in…

Dems Shoot Down Carbon Tax Backup Plan; Romney Not Happy

CARBON TAX TROUBLE: That was fun while it lasted. Senate proponents of including a carbon tax in Democrats’ reconciliation package to replace the fading clean electricity performance program are quickly being reminded that it faces massive political headwinds of its…

Finger at Global Warming for the Deadly Heatwave that Scorched North America – IndraStra Global

By the Al Attiyah Foundation Image Attribute: A helicopter tries to put out a forest fire in British Columbia, Canada. (FILE PHOTO) World-renowned scientists are convinced that the extreme weather that ravaged the Northern Hemisphere this summer can be attributed to…

Opinion | Can Lab-Grown Burgers Help Stop Climate Change? – The New York Times

My colleague Ezra Klein believes that should change. In an April column, he noted that the Good Food Institute, a nonprofit that promotes the alternative protein industry, had asked the Biden administration for $2 billion in funding, half of it…

Global Warming Commission Says it’s Time to Put Oregon’s Forests to Work Fighting Climate Change – Oregon WildBlog

It’s no secret that Oregon needs to do a better job of stewarding it’s amazing wildlands and waters — this is especially true for its forests. While the overall forest area has remained relatively steady in our state, the same…

How Two Bills in Congress Could Have a Major Impact on Climate Action – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Biden has framed this moment as the country’s best chance to save the planet. “The nation and the world are in peril,” he said weeks ago in Queens, where 11 people drowned in their basement apartments after…

On climate change, Biden $3.5T plan making up for lost time – Anchorage Daily News

FILE – In this Sept. 3, 2021, file photo President Joe Biden tours a neighborhood impacted by Hurricane Ida in LaPlace, La. Surveying damage from California wildfires to hurricane-induced flooding in Louisiana and New York Biden said America must get…

On climate change, Biden $3.5T plan making up for lost time – Daily Union

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Joe Biden visited one disaster site after another this summer — from California wildfires to hurricane-induced flooding in Louisiana and New York — he said climate change is “everybody’s crisis” and America must get serious…

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