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Our environment at risk: We’ve known for decades about climate change, now we need action – La Crosse Tribune

{{featured_button_text}} On June 23, 1988, Dr. James Hansen, then director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, testified about his greenhouse effect research before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Early in his testimony he presented…

Warming Trends: Couples Disconnected in Their Climate Concerns Can Learn About Global Warming Over 200 Year… – InsideClimate News

CULTURE Love Me, Love My Climate Concerns Couples in romantic relationships often don’t have the same beliefs or behaviors surrounding climate change. But that’s an opportunity for people who are concerned about climate change and favor climate action to convince…

The Best and Worst Cities to Live Without a Car

In Florida, 600 tons of dead fish piled up on beaches. In the Western U.S., droughts contributed to wildfires causing air-quality warnings thousands of miles away. In usually wet and temperate Britain, the first-ever heat warning was issued. In China,…

Hajj pilgrims face growing heat stroke risks with global warming – The Independent

As thousands of devout Muslims flock to Islam’s holiest sites in Saudi Arabia for the annual Hajj pilgrimage this week, scientists warn the sacred rite is under threat due to deadly rising heat. The risk of pilgrims suffering life-threatening heat…

Dan Sutter: The cost of stopping global warming – Alabama Today

Photo Courtesy: Dan Sutter In 2018 the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change set a new goal to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.  The costs and consequences of aggressive action against global warming basically exceed comprehension.  Recent research in…

Haj pilgrims face growing heat stroke risks with global warming – Reuters

By Maya Gebeily, Thomson Reuters Foundation 4 Min Read BEIRUT, July 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – As thousands of devout Muslims flock to Islam’s holiest sites in Saudi Arabia for the annual haj pilgrimage this week, scientists warn the sacred…

Influential US climate report moves ahead — under new leadership – Nature.com

NEWS 16 July 2021 With Allison Crimmins completing the new federal climate team, scientists say the fifth National Climate Assessment is back on solid ground. Jeff Tollefson Jeff Tollefson You have full access to this article via your institution. Extreme…

Scorching weekend heat expected to hit 30+ million people in West with temps up to 130 degrees – USA TODAY

All-time record high temperatures could be registered in cities such as Las Vegas and Sacramento. More than 32 million people in the West live where an excessive heat warning or heat advisory is in effect. June 2021 was the hottest June in…

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