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Common Clay in Kitty Litter Could Be the Friendliest Way to Cut Emissions and Fight Climate Change

MIT researchers have come up with a dirt-cheap solution to curbing methane emissions in the air—a major cause of global warming—using minerals commonly found in cat litter. Methane is a far more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, and is mostly being emitted by such sources as slash-and-burn agriculture, mining, and dairy farming. “A lot […]

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Climate change: Oregon businesses intent on destroying Earth – The Register-Guard

Oregonians should know and hold accountable those who joined the campaign to undermine the viability of our planet for future generations.   If global warming and its climate-change consequences continue unchecked, they are likely to destroy our natural ecosystem (forests, woodlands, grasslands, deserts, etc.) by the end of the century, along with…

Over Half The Country At Risk Of Power Outages This Summer, Analysis Shows

Millions of Americans across the Midwest, Southwest, and West are expected to face blackouts throughout the summer months, an industry analysis concluded. A variety of factors, including drought conditions and low wind conditions, are expected to put Americans in roughly…

Biden’s ‘Irrational’ Climate Agenda Is Threatening American Pensions

Attorneys general and treasurers from 24 states urged the Biden administration to drop a proposed regulation that would require retirement investment managers to prioritize climate change concerns while managing American employees’ retirement portfolios. The Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration submitted a rule…

How The ‘Science Media Centre’ Made Science Journalism Worse

In the 1990s, I could sense that scientists were getting more and more frustrated with the news media, and more than a few times some were certain that they knew how to do my job as a science correspondent better….

Global body to consider controversial climate change measures that others avoid – Irish Examiner

The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change revealed what many had feared but were reluctant to admit: the continued failure to reduce greenhouse gas emissions means that global warming will likely exceed 1.5°C relative to pre-industrial levels. …

Policy, farm management help China mitigate climate change | Cornell Chronicle – Cornell Chronicle

Production of animal protein in China has increased by 800% over the past 40 years, driven by population growth, urbanization and higher worker wages. However, the amount of climate-warming nitrous oxide released from animal farming in the country has not…

Beyond Magical Thinking: Time to Get Real on Climate Change – Yale Environment 360

The UN’s first climate conference took place in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, and in the intervening decades we have had a series of global meetings and countless assessments and studies. Annual climate change conferences began in 1995 (in Berlin)…

Climate change is already taking its toll on Spanish agriculture – hortidaily.com

Every year, 6% of the value of agricultural production in Spain is lost, more than 550 million euros. This is the result of the first major informative study, “The countdown is on. Impacts of climate change on Spanish agriculture,” carried…

What Is Climate Change? Here’s A Simple Guide To Understand Everything – myrtlebeachsc.com

Climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing our world today. It refers to a broad array of environmental degradation predicted to result from increasing levels of atmospheric CO2, including global warming, alterations in precipitation, sea-level changes, and…

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