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Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says

Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says The current rate of greenhouse gas pollution is so high that Earth has about 11 years to rein in emissions if countries want to avoid the worst damage from climate change in the...

Climate change conspiracies are spreading rapidly during UN’s COP26 event

Climate change conspiracies are spreading rapidly during UN’s COP26 event Conspiracy theories that promote climate-change skepticism and denial spread rapidly across the internet ahead of the United Nation’s ongoing COP26 Climate Change summit in G...

The 10 Weirdest Ways Climate Change Is Screwing With Our World

The 10 Weirdest Ways Climate Change Is Screwing With Our World Floods, wildfires, sea level rise, and more are all clear-cut examples of the climate crisis. But there are other impacts, including ones you might never expect. Strange ones. Real headscratchers. ...

Ocean’s climate change ‘buffer’ role under threat

Ocean’s climate change ‘buffer’ role under threat Researchers studying the ocean at depths of up to 6km have found that climate change has a “worrying” effect on its ability to lock away carbon. The latest discovery comes from the...

This is what the world looks like if we pass the crucial 1.5-degree climate threshold

This is what the world looks like if we pass the crucial 1.5-degree climate threshold There’s one number heard more than any other from the podiums at the United Nations climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland: 1.5 degrees Celsius. That’s the global cl...

Humanity needs to ditch coal to save itself. It also needs to keep the lights on.

Humanity needs to ditch coal to save itself. It also needs to keep the lights on. (CNN)On a quiet Sunday morning, an ear-splitting roar reverberated across the English village of Eggborough as four giant concrete cooling towers imploded and crashed to the grou...

The Cost of Climate Change: Home matters

The Cost of Climate Change: Home matters As the COP26 summit continues, CNET focuses on ways that climate change is impacting homeowners and prospective buyers. As climate change increases the frequency and severity of storms and our weather patterns change, h...

Climate change and real estate: The new calculus for homebuyers

Climate change and real estate: The new calculus for homebuyers How we value homes — and how we buy them — is evolving. There’s a new wild card in the housing market that’s giving some prospective buyers pause: the costs of climate chan...

These otherworldly photos convey climate change’s effects on Arctic regions

These otherworldly photos convey climate change’s effects on Arctic regions What are we losing, in terms of our spiritual connection to the land, as the climate rapidly changes? This is the question Ella Morton seeks to answer with her project, The Disso...

The U.N. says climate impacts are getting worse faster than the world is adapting

The U.N. says climate impacts are getting worse faster than the world is adapting As world leaders meet in Glasgow to try to curb planet-warming emissions an uncomfortable reality underlies their efforts: They’ve gathered on a shrinking island in a risin...

Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says

Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says The current rate of greenhouse gas pollution is so high that Earth has about 11 years to rein in emissions if countries want to avoid the worst damage from climate change in the...

The world is facing ‘a moment of truth’ to address climate change, EU chief says

The world is facing ‘a moment of truth’ to address climate change, EU chief says BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s chief executive called Thursday for a show of climate leadership ahead of two major international meetings focused on curbing global w...

GSA Seeks Federal Employees Ideas on Equity and Climate Change

GSA Seeks Federal Employees Ideas on Equity and Climate Change The 10x program unveiled new investment opportunities aligned with the Biden-Harris administration’s policies. The General Services Administration unveiled new investment priorities for 10x, ...

Urgency pervades COP26 climate change summit as US grapples with environmental justice

Urgency pervades COP26 climate change summit as US grapples with environmental justice As the Earth warms, strokes and heart disease increase, as does depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Crops fail due to persistent drought, causing farmers in confl...

Petaluma earns $1M grant to tackle climate change solutions

Petaluma earns $1M grant to tackle climate change solutions Sometimes moonshots hit their target. Petaluma this week learned it is one of three winners of a climate change-focused grant program, the Cool City Challenge, allowing the city’s Cool Petaluma Moon...

Climate change: The environmental disasters we’ve almost fixed

Climate change: The environmental disasters we’ve almost fixed There are no simple solutions to complex problems like climate change. But there have been times in the past when the world has come together to try to fix an environmental crisis. How did we...

Cities are at the Forefront of Climate Change

Cities are at the Forefront of Climate Change “The success or failure of cities will shape opportunities and quality of life for a growing share of the world’s population,” says the National Intelligence Council in its recent analysis of security risks t...

Climate Change in East Asia and the Pacific Impacts DOD

Climate Change in East Asia and the Pacific Impacts DOD OCT. 19, 2021 | BY CLIMATE POLICY TEAM, OFFICE OF DEFENSE FOR STRATEGY, PLANS AND CAPABILITIES The defense secretary has called climate change an “existential threat.” Last spring, at the Lead...

The world won’t be able to reach carbon neutrality without Asia, Suntory CEO says

The world won’t be able to reach carbon neutrality without Asia, Suntory CEO says The world needs Asia to address climate change — if not, net-zero emissions will be out of reach, the CEO of a Japanese beverage giant said this week. Asia plays an important...

Over 100 million people in Africa threatened by climate change

Over 100 million people in Africa threatened by climate change WMO report warns 1.3 billion people remain ‘extremely vulnerable’ as the continent warms more and at a faster rate than global average. A new report by the United Nations has warned that more t...

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