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The North and South Poles Are Melting. Time To Take it Seriously – TIME

Nothing on earth compares to the icy sweeps of the planet’s polar extremes. It’s why, perhaps, explorers and scientists who have been there often seek more distant analogies, describing the poles’ austere swaths of frozen terrain in lunar terms, unworldly…

Climate Change is Likely to Increase the Risk of Infectious Diseases – DISCOVER Magazine

Right now, at least 10,000 viruses capable of infecting humans are lurking in the wild, most of them circulating undetected in animals. Typically, these diseases don’t end up reaching us. But in some cases, a virus will leap from one…

Polluters are using forests as ‘carbon offsets.’ Climate change has other plans. – National Geographic

On July 6, 2021, lightning ignited a fire in the Fremont-Winema National Forest of southern Oregon, in an area packed with dead trees from a mountain pine-beetle outbreak. Fueled by drought, the Bootleg fire exploded, at one point consuming 1,000…

Opinion: How does art help with collective grief about climate change, genocide? – The Register-Guard

Last week, my students and I visited the Common Seeing: Meeting Points’, Sarah Siestreem’s and On Earth’s exhibits at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Afterwards, I found myself scrambling for words hearing them speak with deep honesty about the…

8 Great Climate Change Books for Kids – EARTH.ORG

Climate change is the biggest existential threat we face today and a burden that future generations will have to carry. As younger generations are already experiencing increasingly worsening effects of global warming, with some reports projecting that children will experience…

O’SHEA: Global Warming and the Midterm Elections – Irish Echo

By far the biggest difference between the two main political parties in America resides in their differing approaches to the threat of global warming. Democrats want to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to counter what they see as impending…

How To Cope With Media-Induced ‘Climate Anxiety’

Every day you read how the “climate crisis” is real, and rapidly getting worse. Humans burning fossil fuels to support out-of-control consumerism have brought the Earth to the brink of disaster. Droughts, floods, hurricanes, tornados, earthquakes, and plagues of every…

2022’s ‘State Of The Planet’ Report Shows No ‘Climate Crisis’ In Sight

For nearly two years now, Climate at a Glance and Climate Realism have detailed the copious amounts of data and evidence that clearly demonstrate the Earth is not facing a climate crisis. A new, print version of Climate at a…

‘We have time’: Activists, elected leaders call for climate action at Earth Day rally at Arizona Capitol – The Arizona Republic

In an Earth Day rally almost resembling a fair, people of all ages gathered at the Arizona Capitol on Saturday afternoon to stress the urgency of the climate crisis and push for equitable action at congressional and local levels.   “The IPCC was…

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