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Lancet Countdown tracks impacts of global heating covering disease, wildfires and malnutrition

If you need another reason to bash your fellow humans, this article provides all the necessary self-guilt,culpability and wickedness read on and indulge in self-loathing as much as possible..
Climate crisis will affect lifelong health of young, warn doctors | Environment | The Guardian
Environment • by BoonEvil • 1 views •  0 comments • 16 min ago

Hordes of birds used to gather each spring, covering every square inch of rock or grass at Marwick Head on the Orkney Islands to feed their young, but now there are only handful
Puffins face extinction as climate change sends numbers plummeting to catastrophic low - Mirror Online
Environment • by 1o1o1 • 19 views •  4 comments • 4 hours ago

Snow and ice have turned deadly across parts of the Plains and upper Midwest. Here's the latest.
More global warming
Multiple Pileups Close Ohio Roads as Snow Moves East; Storm Claims at Least Six Lives | The Weather Channel
Environment • by 1FRAC1 • 11 views •  0 comments • 15 hours ago

"I was soaked, and it was coming off my eyelashes and into my eyes." smiley
good for the environment too
🤢Code Brown: California Poo Situation Upgraded To 'Hot Diarrhea' Attacks; Urinating In Public OK | Zero Hedge
Environment • by 1FRAC1 • 61 views •  3 comments • 15 hours ago

Concern grows over wind changes and high temperatures forecast for later this week
Australia fires could be out of control for months, says fire chief
Environment • by Middleman • 15 views •  1 comments • 1 day ago

Extinction Rebellion activists staged a surprising demonstration Sunday, floating a model of a sinking house down the River Thames in protest over rising sea levels.
Extinction Rebellion activists sail sinking house down River Thames - CNN
Environment • by BoonEvil • 11 views •  1 comments • 1 day ago

I'm looking to find out why people feel burying their heads in the sand is the best response to the climate change "debate". I was always taught it is better safe than sorry in most things, and to always be prepared. Let's look at a list of pro's and con's associated with responding to climate change with drastic measures that decrease greenhouse gas production.
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Environment • by 1o1o1 • 72 views •  12 comments • 2 days ago

Capgemini has published new data revealing that as global energy demand continued to rise through 2018, so did greenhouse gas emissions.

It notes despite the continuing growth and falling costs of renewable energy sources, coal, oil and gas “remain the cornerstone” of growing energy consumption and adds geopolitical and commercial tensions, as well as declining clean energy investments, mean the world “will very likely fail to meet the objectives of the Paris accord” unless bolder measures are implemented.
Climate targets 'in jeopardy as energy demand soars' - Energy Live News
Environment • by BoonEvil • 95 views •  22 comments • 2 days ago

The headline was a real attention-getter just recently. It said "More than 11,000 scientists declare 'climate emergency.'"
'11,000 scientists' warning of 'climate emergency' are just '11,000 random people' - WND
Environment • by BoonEvil • 14 views •  0 comments • 2 days ago

An Arctic invasion is underway, and tens of millions are in its path. 
irlines at Chicago's O'Hare and Midway Airports have canceled hundreds of flights as the snow arrived in the region and created tricky travel conditions. A plane slid off the runway shortly after landing around 8 a.m. at O'Hare International Airport, according to officials. Video from a passenger shows the aircraft turn to the left before sliding off the runway as passengers on board react.
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Winter storm causes O'Hare runway accident as Arctic front bringing record-setting cold, snow for 60M moves in | Fox News
Environment • by BoonEvil • 27 views •  2 comments • 2 days ago

The Terminator star, 72, has used S-TEC to modify the vehicle to 180HP/132KW and make it more environmentally friendly.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, 72, drives his new $100K  Pinzgauer military vehicle in California | Daily Mail Online
Environment • by MarkRowley • 13 views •  1 comments • 2 days ago

A floating mock-up of a typical British suburban home was seen slowly sinking into the Thames in central London on Sunday in a protest organized by Extinction Rebellion to demand politicians fighting a Dec. 12 general election act on climate change.
Environment • by Middleman • 8 views •  0 comments • 3 days ago

A record-breaking cold front is expected to sweep across the U.S. from Sunday into Tuesday, with freezing temperatures stretching as far south as parts of the Gulf Coast.

The National Weather Service is forecasting more than 170 potential record-setting cold high temperatures Monday to Wednesday.
Arctic blast map 2019: Where will the cold front hit? What to know
Environment • by BoonEvil • 19 views •  1 comments • 3 days ago

Germany, the world’s fourth biggest consumer of coal, aims to shut down all 84 of its coal-burning plants that produce 40% of the country’s electricity within the next 19 years in order to meet its international commitments in the fight against climate change, a government commission said Saturday. ...
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Environment • by AntiFacist • 10 views •  0 comments • 3 days ago

The Arctic blast engulfing the eastern half of the Lower 48 will make mid-November feel like mid-January. Between Sunday and Wednesday, temperatures will sink to levels 15 to 30 degrees colder than normal from the Plains to the East Coast.
The National Weather Service is predicting that about 250 cold records will be established as a result of this polar plunge, from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes.
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Next week's Arctic blast could break hundreds of records across the United States - San Antonio Express-News
Environment • by BoonEvil • 6 views •  0 comments • 3 days ago

London, 11 October: The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) has called on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to correct serious errors in its recent Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate. In a letter to the IPCC, Dr Benny Peiser, the GWPF’s director, has highlighted a number of errors and […]
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Environment • by Sƙყɾҽɳα • 9 views •  0 comments • 4 days ago

A VAST image of teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will soon be peering down upon the people of
San Francisco as if to remind its residents to respect the planet.
Greta Thunberg mural casts eyes over people of San Francisco ‘We’ll be watching you!’ | World | News |
Environment • by MarkRowley • 33 views •  2 comments • 4 days ago

Andrew Wheeler’s top agency lawyer argues political staffers have leeway to decide what information to provide to investigation.

October 2019. Photograph: Kevin Wolf/AP

Top political appointees at Donald Trump’s environment agency are hindering an investigation into the agency’s chief of staff, who pressured a prominent scientist to alter her congressional testimony to make it more favorable for the agency, according to an ethics watchdog.
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Top officials at Trump's EPA impeding inquiry into chief of staff, watchdog says | Environment | The Guardian
Environment • by ThomasinaPaine • 15 views •  2 comments • 5 days ago

The release of this report could induce lawmakers to slap businesses that are considered "super-emitters" with methane taxes. 

💥So, California causes climate change❗️😜
NASA Gas Detector Plane Identifies
Environment • by 1FRAC1 • 19 views •  0 comments • 5 days ago

Scientists say we are close to making fusion power a reality - but will it arrive in time to combat climate change?
Nuclear fusion is 'a question of when, not if' - BBC News
Environment • by Paladin* • 4 views •  0 comments • 1 week ago


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