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Your Average Temperature Just Changed Because of Climate Change | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel | weather.com – The Weather Channel

Climate averages for temperature and precipitation just changed in many U.S. locations. Calculated every 10 years, temperature normals are warming due to climate change. The new dataset covers the 1991 to 2020 period. Climate averages for temperature and precipitation likely…

EPA Rule to Phase Out Gases Used in Refrigerators, Coolants – NBC10 Boston

In the first Biden administration rule aimed at combating climate change, the Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and air conditioners. The proposed rule follows…

Debunked: New Computer-Simulated Pine Island Glacier Doomsday Paper Ignores Science

A recent paper announcing Pine Island Glacier doom failed to consider other findings showing the glacier is in fact more stable than assumed. A new paper by Rosier et al concludes – based on model simulations – that the Pine…

EPA rule to phase out gases used in refrigerators, coolants – The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first Biden administration rule aimed at combating climate change, the Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and air conditioners. The…

Human behavior must be factored into climate change analyses

(Cornell University) A new Cornell University-led study examines how temperature affects fishing behavior and catches among inland fisher households in Cambodia, with important implications for understanding climate change.

Explained: What new research says about climate change causing a shift in Earth’s axis – The Indian Express

Rising sea levels, heatwaves, melting glaciers and storms are some of the well-known consequences of climate change. New research has added yet another impact to this list – marked shifts in the axis along which the Earth rotates. A study…

Government’s emissions reduction targets mean two degrees or more of catastrophic global warming – Mirage News

Australian Greens The Victorian Labor Government’s emissions reduction targets mean two degrees or more of catastrophic global warming. The government must go further and faster. Scientists have said that for Victoria to contribute its fair share in keeping the world…

Climate colloquy: All about net zero – Down To Earth Magazine

An exclusive series based on CSE’s new book Climate Change: Science and Politics to answer your climate change queries. As the science on climate change becomes progressively clearer, the public discourse on it has become somewhat confusing. More science has led to…

Biden Touts Economic Benefits of Combating Climate Change – Voice of America

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Joe Biden joined business and union leaders Friday in touting the economic benefits of addressing global warming when he delivered remarks from the White House on the last day of a two-day virtual climate change summit….

Don’t ask officials what they think of global warming — ask if they want a warning – Washington Post

As a professor of atmospheric sciences, I have researched weather and weather forecasting for 40 years. Forecasters issue warnings for hazardous weather because people answer yes to questions such as: “If you live in Key West and a hurricane might…