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Money Is the Oxygen on Which the Fire of Global Warming Burns – The New Yorker

I’m skilled at eluding the fetal crouch of despair—because I’ve been working on climate change for thirty years, I’ve learned to parcel out my angst, to keep my distress under control. But, in the past few months, I’ve more often…

12 stunning images to revive your sense of wonder

A momentary encounter from afar with a California sea lion is the winning image in The Nature Conservancy’s 2019 Photo Contest. Chosen from more than 100,000 entries, the underwater photo was taken by Tyler Schiffman in Monterey Bay, California. “I…

GPM satellite finds heavy rainfall on northern side of typhoon Lingling

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) The Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite analyzed the rainfall rates happening within Typhoon Lingling and found the heaviest precipitation on its northern side.

NASA tracks Tropical Storm Podul’s landfall approach to Vietnam

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA’s Aqua satellite passed over the South China Sea and provided forecasters with a visible image of Tropical Storm Podul as it moved closer to the coast of north and central Vietnam where it is expected to make landfall on Aug. 29, 2019.

Why Climate Action Was The Biggest Loser At The G7

Despite President Emmanuel Macron’s effort to push climate change to the front of the discussion during the recently concluded G-7 meeting in France, the confab ended without a concrete agreement to take action on the issue. Some of the blame…

NASA’s Terra Satellite finds some power in Tropical Depression 13W

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Infrared imagery from NASA’s Terra satellite revealed Tropical Depression 13W contained some powerful thunderstorms pushing high into the troposphere as it was moving west in the Philippine Sea toward the Philippines.

Slow Hurricane Season No Surprise; Storm Trends Thwart Climate Alarmist Warnings

Recently NTZ published a post on a study which examined Vietnam tropical cyclone activity. The study found that for Vietnam “none of the meteorological trends such as frequency, central pressure, wind speed, or storm intensity show any significant increase or…

How do countries cover climate change? Depends how rich they are. – Grist

Get your daily dose of good news from Grist Subscribe to The Beacon Deadly heat waves, violent downpours, wildfires that seem to get more intense every year — the climate crisis leaves no part of the globe untouched. But around…