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Global Warming Could Kill 83 Million People by Turn of Next Century: Study – Insurance Journal

Article 0 Comments A population equivalent to that of Germany — 83 million people — could be killed by 2100 because of rising temperatures caused by greenhouse-gas emissions, according to a new study that might influence how markets price carbon…

Rather than debate global warming, Utah should find solutions | Opinion – Deseret News

Record heat and the drought this summer are putting the issue of climate change on Utahns’ minds. While a run of unfavorable weather measured in weeks or months does not in itself equate to climate change, it does invite us…

UN Chief: Billions Of People Counting On Rich Nations To Stop Climate Change

The group of 20 wealthiest nations (G20) failed last week to agree on the wording of key commitments to fight climate change. The failure comes just 100 days ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP26, in Glasgow. Reuters…

The cost of stopping global warming – Yellowhammer News – Yellowhammer News

“It turned into a business when we saw the need and the people wanting the mushrooms,” Charles Crowther said. “We started at a couple of farmers markets around Birmingham, and then we got hooked up with Pepper Place, and we…

How to watch Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin flight on July 20

Blue Origin counts down for July 20, 2021, when it will launch founder Jeff Bezos and three others to space. The flight will mark the first crewed launch of New Shepard and will be live-streamed; broadcasting will begin at 7:30 a.m. EDT (11:30 UTC) on Blue Origin’s website.

The post How to watch Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin flight on July 20 first appeared on EarthSky.


EU’s green deal plans launched with ‘make-or-break decade’ warning

The EU executive has unveiled sweeping proposals to tackle global heating, warning of “a make-or-break decade” in the fight against the climate and nature crises. The dozen draft laws, spanning tighter curbs on industrial pollution, higher renewable energy targets, and…

Researchers propose a scheme that treats carbon emissions like financial debt

(University of California – Santa Barbara) The recent extreme heat in the Western United States and Canada may seem remarkable now, but events like these are made more likely, and more severe, under climate change. The consequences are likely to be far-reaching, with overwhelmingly negative impacts on land and ocean ecosystems, biodiversity, food production and the built environment.

Conservative climate caucus head: GOP has shifted on warming – POLITICO

This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Why was this the proper moment to unveil this caucus, and what are you hoping to bring to the broader climate conversation? If I had a magic wand, we would have…

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