Youth climate strikers: 'We are going to change the fate of humanity' - The Guardian
Exclusive: Students issue an open letter ahead of global day of action on 15 March, when young people are expected to strike across 50 nations
David Wallace-Wells on climate: ‘People should be scared – I'm scared’
- The Guardian
The journalist and author has claimed climate change will soon render the world uninhabitable, leading his supporters to say he’s telling the terrifying truth and critics to brand him a reckless alarmist. Why is he so worried?
Environmental Photographer Captures Climate Change
- Fresh Air Podcast on NPR
The new documentary 'The Human Element' follows photographer James Balog as he captures images of rising sea levels, melting glaciers and roaring wildfires associated with climate change.
How Extreme Weather Is Shrinking the Planet
by Bill McKibben, The New Yorker
With wildfires, heat waves, and rising sea levels, large tracts of the earth are at risk of becoming uninhabitable. But the fossil-fuel industry continues its assault on the facts.
What is the polar vortex – and how is it linked to climate change? - The Guardian
The polar vortex has broken into ‘two swirling blobs of cold air’, bringing the most frigid conditions in decades to the midwest
Climate change ravages Turner’s majestic glaciers - The Guardian
New images by Emma Stibbon of locations used by Turner and Ruskin highlight the toll taken on Alpine landscape
'Voice of the forest': George the snail, last of his kind, dies at age 14 - The Guardian
Climate change and invasive predators have taken a heavy toll on native animals and insects in the Hawaiian Islands
Florida Government Publicly Takes Step to Ban Fracking in Florida
- Food and Water Watch
"We are happy to see the Governor fulfilling his promise to protect Florida's water by banning fracking statewide. DEP should immediately issue a policy that prohibits all forms of fracking including hydraulic fracturing, matrix acidizing, and acid fracking."
Global warming of oceans equivalent to an atomic bomb per second - The Guardian
Seas absorb 90% of climate change’s energy as new research reveals vast heating over past 150 years
Can Noise Warn Us of Climate Change? - The Daily Beast
We often point to the visual indicators of climate change. But one researcher thinks it's high time we consider the sound of climate change
Climate Pages at Publications
Climate and Environment - The New York Times
Climate change - The Guardian
Environment - The Intercept
Energy & Environment - Vox
Sustainability - Scientific American
Climate & Environment - The Washington Post
Environmental Policy - Gizmodo
U.S. Carbon Emissions Surged in 2018 Even as Coal Plants Closed - New York Times
America’s carbon dioxide emissions rose by 3.4 percent in 2018, the biggest increase in eight years, according to a preliminary estimate published Tuesday.
Katharine Hayhoe: 'A thermometer is not liberal or conservative' - The Guardian
Katharine Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. In 2018 she was a contributor to the US National Climate Assessment and was awarded the Stephen H Schneider award for outstanding climate science communication.
How we can combat climate change - Washington Post
The world has until 2030 to drastically cut our emissions. Where do we begin?
More Than 600 Environmental Groups Just Backed Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal - gizmodo
Pressure continues to mount on Congress to get its act together on climate change. The latest salvo came on Thursday, as 626 groups delivered a letter to every member of Congress laying out their support for a Green New Deal and their demands.
Founders of plastic waste alliance ‘investing billions in new plants’ - The Guardian
European NGO says firms are likely to be at centre of global boom in plastic production
Billion-dollar US energy firm opposes Trump plan to roll back mercury rules
- The Guardian
Exelon lobbies against proposals and says weakening emissions rule would kill jobs and waste billions in investment
24 U.S. Senators call for immediate action to combat climate change
Read WI Senator Tammy Baldwin's statement here and send feedback to encourage more, and stronger climate action!
KC-area cities will take action on climate solutions if Washington won't - The Kansas City Star
On Saturday, Dec. 8, 130 Kansas City Metro-area leaders, approximately half elected office-holders, from both sides of the state line, met to learn and discuss climate resilience solutions aimed at reducing the amount of carbon in our atmosphere.
Kathy Castor named to lead restored House panel on climate change - The Guardian
The House Democratic leader, Nancy Pelosi, has appointed the Florida representative Kathy Castor to lead a special committee on climate change that will be reinstated in the new Congress.
Not all environmentalists eat tofu: the hunters fighting climate change - The Guardian
Progressives should think twice about who their allies are. Conservatives, especially those who hunt, can be alarmed about climate change too
The real cost of energy
All energy production has environmental and societal effects. But calculating them — and pricing energy accordingly — is no easy task.
Americans’ climate change concerns surge to record levels, poll shows - The Guardian
Total of 72% polled now say global warming is personally important to them, Yale said, as 73% accept it is happening
Annie Proulx on the best books to understand climate change
- The Guardian
The novelist shares her favourite books to help us cope with how our world is changing – and inspire everyone to do something about it
Immediate fossil fuel phaseout could arrest climate change – study - The Guardian
Scientists say it may still technically be possible to limit warming to 1.5C if drastic action is taken now
Climate change group scrapped by Trump reassembles to issue warning - The Guardian
Climate change group scrapped by Trump reassembles to issue warningPanel was disbanded after a Trump official voiced concerns that it did not have enough members ‘from industry’
The World Needs to Quit Coal. Why Is It So Hard? - The New York Times
Coal, the fuel that powered the industrial age, has led the planet to the brink of catastrophic climate change.
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Dear Future Generations: Sorry
Prince EA Reacts to KIDS REACT TO CLIMATE CHANGE
When the ice melts: the catastrophe of vanishing glaciers - The Guardian
As global temperatures rise, shrivelling glaciers and thawing permafrost threaten yet more climate disruption. How should we confront what is happening to our world?
'Momentum is growing': reasons to be hopeful about the environment in 2019
- The Guardian
As we reflect on a year of extreme weather and ominous climate talks, Guardian environment writer Fiona Harvey explains why 2019 could see some much-needed breakthroughs
The Case for Making Transit Free (and How to Pay for It) - The Urbanist
As a community, Seattle has been struggling with numerous issues like income equality, our world-class congestion, and the regressive nature of our tax system. One way to effectively deal with these issues is by implementing a fare-free transit system.