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Ex-Trump Official: WH Aides Too ‘Nervous’ To Dispute ‘Climate Crisis’ Claims

President Trump wants to bring back “rationality” to federal climate policies, but many of his White House advisers are “nervous” about the political and media fallout, according to a former Trump official. Princeton physicist Will Happer, who recently returned to…

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The planet faces a climate emergency – but activists need to strap in for the long haul | Alice Bell

Here we go. A nip in the air, the Christmas lights are up, Black Friday deals are still hanging around, and it is time once again for another international climate conference. The COP, or conference of the parties to give…

Science Warnings, US Retreat Add Urgency to UN Climate Talks – The New York Times

MADRID — Mass protests, a last-minute venue change and talk of climate tipping points are adding some unplanned drama to this year’s international talks on tackling global warming. Delegates from almost 200 countries had hoped to put the finishing touches…

PM refuses to stand down Angus Taylor despite NSW police investigation – as it happened

So with parliament right back to where it started – talking ensuring integrity – we are going to wrap up the blog for the night. Stay tuned for the news stories and analysis on yet another extraordinary day in the…

Dems Applaud Climate Protesters Who Stormed Harvard-Yale Game

As Yale and Harvard condemn the climate protests that delayed a football game between the two Ivy League universities Saturday, Democrat 2020 candidates have chosen to speak out in support of those who stormed the field. Divest Harvard and Fossil…

Global warming gets a blast of Coldplay – Grist

It’s Friday, November 22, and Coldplay gets the gravity of the climate crisis. The British rock band has clearly been listening to the scientist(s), because the group says it will not tour its new album, Everyday Life, until it figures…

After Protests, NH Hotel Group Cancels ‘Alternative Climate Conference’

UPDATE: EIKE informs they managed to find an appropriate place in Munich, on time and that all the reservations, as well as dates, remain valid. Unfortunately, for safety reasons, they have to keep the location secret. Free speech in Germany! (But…

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5 things to know about fighting climate change by planting trees – Science News

The idea seemed so catchy, simple and can-do. There’s room to plant enough trees, albeit many, many, many trees, to counter a big chunk of the planet-warming carbon spewed by human activities. A more realistic look at that feel-good estimate,…