@Google: Climate experts criticise Scotl­and's green­house emissions cuts ... The Guardian

The Guardian Climate experts criticise Scotland's green­house emissions cuts ... The Guardian Longannet in Fife was Scotland's last coal powered station before it closed in 2016. Climate experts say the devolved gover­nment is leading the UK in efforts to ... Scottish draft climate change plan'lacks credib­ility' BBC News BBC News Scotland must speed up targets for climate change, warn experts The…

Today: 08:24

@Google: Breaking: Millen­nials Think About Climate Change Differ­ently Than Anyone Else mindbodyg­reen.com

mindbodyg­reen.com Breaking: Millen­nials Think About Climate Change Differ­ently Than Anyone Else mindbodyg­reen.com Millen­nials are fervent believers that climate change is an issue that needs to be dealt with, and 82 percent of them are concerned about how it will influence their children's quality of life. But for many, this concern seems to have morphed into a ...

Today: 08:21

@Google: Challe­nging concep­tions about climate change Fin24

Fin24 Challe­nging concep­tions about climate change Fin24 the immediate threat from global warming is lower than previ­ously thought, because the computer models used by climate change experts are flawed. According to these models, temper­atures across the world should now be at least 1.3 degrees above the ... Global warmish: Cooling down climate hype The Union Leader all 2 news articles »

Today: 06:29

@Google: Need for a scien­tific basis of EU climate policy on forests EURACTIV

EURACTIV Need for a scien­tific basis of EU climate policy on forests EURACTIV A group of scien­tists has sent an open letter to EU decision-​makers, warning that a planned increase in harve­sting levels of forests for bioenergy use risk having a negative impact on the climate . The letter below was signed by a group of scien­tists ...

Today: 05:40

@Climate Progress : The latest Trumpcare bill has a nasty surprise for people with preexi­sting conditions

Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-​SC) and Bill Cassidy (R-​LA), the leading sponsors of a massive overhaul of America’s health care system that Senate Republ­icans hope to pass this week, released a signif­icant revision of their bill Sunday night. In an apparent attempt to buy undecided Sen. Lisa Murkow­ski’s (R-​AK) vote, the latest version of the bill includes

Today: 05:40

@Google: #OnPoint­Listens: Talking Wildfires And A Changing Climate In Spokane WBUR

#OnPoint­Listens: Talking Wildfires And A Changing Climate In Spokane WBUR Tom Ashbrook is in Spokane, Washi­ngton for On Point's national listening tour talking with locals about this tough wildfire season and our changing climate . Tom Ashbrook and panelists during an On Point Listens live show in Spokane, Washin­gton. (Janean ...

Today: 05:05

@Google: Calif­ornia rewrites the GOP's climate playbook Salon

Salon Calif­ornia rewrites the GOP's climate playbook Salon For the past decade, Democrats hoping to pass a big climate law have played Charlie Brown to the Republ­icans' Lucy. Despite the GOP making it clear it has no intention of holding the ball for a global warming kick, the left routinely convinces itself ... and more »

Today: 04:03

@Climate Progress : In their own words: NFL players on the real meaning of the protests

Two days after Donald Trump called Colin Kaepe­rnick a “son of a bitch” and advocated for owners to fire any player who protests during the national anthem, hundreds of players across the league and elsewhere in the sports world carried on Kaeper­nick’s legacy and found ways during the pre-​game national anthem to protest police brutality

Today: 03:28

@Google: Trump faces next climate hurdle Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle Trump faces next climate hurdle Houston Chronicle The president is expected to soon decide whether to overturn the gover­nment finding on which the climate change rules put into place by the Obama adminis­tration are built. That finding, which deter­mined that global warming endangers public health, ...

Today: 02:16

@Google: Local experts weigh in at Global Climate Change Summit KRNV My News 4

KRNV My News 4 Local experts weigh in at Global Climate Change Summit KRNV My News 4 (NEWS 4 FOX 11) — Local experts gathered at the Unive­rsity of Nevada-​Reno to discuss potential solutions to climate change at the Global Climate Change Summit. The event focused on addre­ssing the problem, the impact while also sugge­sting solutions ...

Today: 01:46

@Google: Do hurri­canes feel the effects of climate change? Salon

Salon Do hurri­canes feel the effects of climate change? Salon Hurricane Harvey, with its histo­rical amount of rainfall over Texas, followed by a string of Hurri­canes Irma, Jose and Katia in the North Atlantic basin in 2017, has triggered longst­anding questions about any linkage between hurri­canes and climate . Can ... Like hurric­anes, climate change is dange­rous, but smart storm fixes won't help…

Today: 01:05

@Google: Column: Brains Aren't Wired for Climate Change Valley News

Valley News Column: Brains Aren't Wired for Climate Change Valley News So why isn't the public heeding scien­tists and demanding climate action by politi­cians that could help deal with these destru­ctive extremes? You can point fingers at the influence of fossil fuel compa­nies, at misinfo­rmation from climate deniers and at ... and more »

Today: 01:03

@Google: Scottish draft climate change plan 'lacks credib­ility' BBC News

BBC News Scottish draft climate change plan'lacks credib­ility' BBC News Scotland's draft climate change plan lacks credib­ility, according to an indepe­ndent body. The UK Committee on Climate Change (CCC) found the plan focused too much on the rapid deplo­yment of low carbon heating rather than addre­ssing wider areas like ... and more »

Today: 00:35

@Google: Reverend Lauds Govt On Climate Change Action Fiji Sun Online

Reverend Lauds Govt On Climate Change Action Fiji Sun Online This week is Climate Change Week, which was launched in Suva on Friday. Yeste­rday, church denomin­ations and other religious groups around the country were engaged in prayers seeking divine blessings for the safeke­eping of our enviro­nment and our ... and more »

Today: 00:17

@Google: Portu­guese children to crowdfund European climate change case The Guardian

The Guardian Portu­guese children to crowdfund European climate change case The Guardian Portu­guese schoolc­hildren from the area struck by the country's worst forest fires are seeking crowdf­unding to sue 47 European count­ries, alleging that the states' failure to tackle climate change threatens their right to life. The children, from the ...

Today: 00:01

@Google: “Eden is Broken”: A Caribbean Leader Calls for Action on Climate Change The New Yorker

The New Yorker “Eden is Broken”: A Caribbean Leader Calls for Action on Climate Change The New Yorker “To deny climate change is to procras­tinate while the earth sinks; it is to deny a truth we have just lived. It is to mock thousands of my compat­riots who in a few hours without a roof over their heads will watch the night descend on Dominica, in fear ... 'To deny climate change is to deny a…

2017-09-24 23:55

@Google: In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow Globaln­ews.ca

Globaln­ews.ca In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow Globaln­ews.ca “Canada is one of the few countries where climate change may create some opportu­nities for growing crops in northern latitu­des,” said Rod Bonnett, president of the Canadian Feder­ation of Agricu­lture, a lobby group repres­enting 200,000 farmers. and more »

2017-09-24 21:49

@Google: This Girl's Letter To Trump Telling Him Climate Change Is Real Is So Poignant Romper

Romper This Girl's Letter To Trump Telling Him Climate Change Is Real Is So Poignant Romper The Earth is warming up and the weather is changing. Say what you will, but this year has shown that global warming and climate change can't be stopped if world leaders and citizens keep ignoring it. It's frustr­ating to know that people — espec­ially ... 11-​Year-​Old Girl Pens Letter To Donald Trump On…

2017-09-24 21:33

@Google: France bids Vermilion Energy adieu in new climate-​change bill The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail France bids Vermilion Energy adieu in new climate -​change bill The Globe and Mail It thus stands to be more affected than most by a draft climate -​change bill that could be law by year-​end. The bill would make France the first country in the world to ban all domestic hydroc­arbon produc­tion. Story continues below adverti­sement. In an ... and more »

2017-09-24 21:21

@Google: Review: A Cast of 87 Sounds a Climate Change Alarm New York Times

New York Times Review: A Cast of 87 Sounds a Climate Change Alarm New York Times From left, Karri­ngton Riley Colón, Abigail Brown, Sean Harri­ngton and Sara Schwartz in Pig Iron Theatre Company's “A Period of Animate Existe­nce,” about climate change and human compla­cency in the face of impending disaster. Credit Jacques-​Jean ...

2017-09-24 20:11

@Climate Progress : Even Ted Cruz not ready to support latest Obamcare repeal

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-​TX) said on Sunday that he’s yet in support of the Graham-​Cassidy bill to repeal the the Affor­dable Care Act because his concerns about health care premiums have not yet been addre­ssed. Cruz’s comments were made during a discu­ssion with Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith before an audience at the Texas Tribune

2017-09-24 19:13

@Climate Progress : Former NFL coach now embarr­assed he supported Trump: ‘I didn’t sign up for this’

Last April, then-​Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan enthusia­stically and glowingly intro­duced then-​candidate President Trump at a campaign rally in Buffalo. “There’s so many things I admire about Mr. Trump, but one thing I really admire about him is, you know what, he’ll say what’s on his mind,” Ryan said at the time. “But so many

2017-09-24 17:51

@Climate Progress : Despite evidence to contrary, Cory Gardner says Obamacare repeal is not about his donors

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-​CO) went on CBS’s Face the Nation on Sunday and tried to defend his position on the Graham-​Cassidy bill, the latest GOP health bill before the Senate, saying he’s voting yes for patients who see high-​cost coverage rather than the Repub­lican donors who have a stake in repealing current health law. Asked by

2017-09-24 17:40

@Google: How Trans­genic Species Could Help Fight the Effects of Climate Change Futurism

Futurism How Trans­genic Species Could Help Fight the Effects of Climate Change Futurism What do bleach-​resistant coral, mammoth-​elephant hybrids, and drought and CO2-​resistant crops have in common? A growing group of scien­tists think they might be the key to not just fighting climate change, but recov­ering from its effects. The theory is ...

2017-09-24 17:31

@Judith Curry: Week in review – science edition

by Judith Curry A few things that caught my eye this past week. Concepts for dealing with compl­exity of weather and climate. [link] Nature: ­Halfway to doubling of CO₂ radiative forcing (3.7W­/m²), but doubling CO₂ ppm comes later due to log …

2017-09-24 16:32

@Climate Progress : White House officials join Trump attack on NFL players: ‘They can do free speech on their own time’

Top White House officials have joined Trump’s three-​day assault on NFL players. The attack started Friday night, when Trump called any player who kneels during the national anthem to protest racism a “son of a bitch.” Trump continued his call for NFL owners to fire such players on Sunday. Trump’s efforts have been harshly criti­cized

2017-09-24 15:59

@Climate Progress : Senator Susan Collins all but says she’ll vote against latest Trumpcare bill

Senator Susan Collins (R-​ME) told CNN’s­ Jake Tapper on State of The Union on Sunday that “it’s very diffi­cult” to envision a scenario where she would vote for the latest Obamacare repeal bill, dubbed “Graham-​Cassidy.” She said she will defini­tively decide Monday, after the Congres­sional Budget Office (CBO) releases its prelim­inary estimates on the bill. But Senator Bill…

2017-09-24 15:56

@James Annan: Running hot...or not?

The question has been asked (repeat­edly): are the CMIP models “running hot”? By which it is not meant, are the models too warm they have a wide range of temper­ature biases which are normally subtr­acted off by the use of anomalies (which is a separate debate) but whether they are warming up too much relative to observa­tions. But I don't care about that, because I've been running too!…

2017-09-24 15:55

@Google: Donald Trump Is A Threat to Survival of Life on Earth: If Nuclear War Doesn't Get Us, Falling Oxygen Levels Will Newsweek

Newsweek Donald Trump Is A Threat to Survival of Life on Earth: If Nuclear War Doesn't Get Us, Falling Oxygen Levels Will Newsweek Since President Donald Trump announced the U.S. withd­rawal from the Paris Climate Agree­ment, the world has been looking towards other countries to pick up global leade­rship on climate change action. France recently announced that it plans to become ... and more »

2017-09-24 15:33

@Climate Progress : NFL owners pan Trump’s attacks on players’ free speech

As President Donald Trump began his Sunday by tweeting out attacks on the National Football League and its players for “disres­pecting our Flag Country [sic]” — his third consec­utive day of such outbursts — criticism continued to come in not just from players but from team owners as well. And while Trump urged fans

2017-09-24 15:17


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