How Much Will Earth Really Warm By? Here’s The Latest Research

By Ben McNeil, Science Alert. -

A major new study has been published - one that gives much more certainty on the extent of future warming we might expect. Along with many other international climate scientists, it was led by [...]

Global Warming Is Not Waiting For The SIgnatories Of The Paris Accord, It’s On A Rampage

By Robert Hunziker, -

Global warming is not waiting around for the signatories to the Paris climate accord ‘15 to go to net zero emissions 2030/50. Sorry, those bold plans are way too little way too late. Already, [...]

Earth’s Hottest Decade On Record Marked By Extreme Storms, Deadly Wildfires

By Bob Berwyn, Inside Climate News -

Deadly heat waves, wildfires and widespread flooding punctuated a decade of climate extremes that, by many scientific accounts, show global warming kicking into overdrive. As the year drew to a [...]

Last Remaining Glaciers In The Pacific Will Soon Melt Away

By Staff, -

The last remaining tropical glaciers between the Himalayas and the Andes will disappear in the next decade -- and possibly sooner -- due to climate change, a new study has found. The glaciers in [...]

Climate Models Got It Right On Global Warming

By Chelsea Harvey, -

There’s a favorite argument among doubters of mainstream climate science: Climate models overestimate the rate at which the Earth is warming. That claim surfaces time and again and is frequently [...]

Faster Global Warming May Bring Much More Heat

By Tim Radford, -

LONDON,19 September, 2019 − We could in the near future be experiencing much more heat than we now expect. As carbon dioxide levels rise, global warming could accelerate, rather than merely keep [...]

Climate Crisis Being Used As A Defense To Civil Disobedience

By Nicole Rogers, -

So what is reasonable conduct in the face of the mounting climate crisis? The importance of asking this question cannot be overstated. The phrase “climate emergency” became part of the political [...]

Major Media Fail To Connect Hurricane Dorian To Climate Change

By Staff, -

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Although Hurricane Dorian exemplifies what climate scientists have warned about, major U.S. media outlets are failing to connect the climate crisis to the strongest Atlantic [...]

Why Are Hurricanes Like Dorian Stalling, And Is Global Warming Involved?

By Bob Berwyn, -

Hurricane Dorian's slow, destructive track through the Bahamas fits a pattern scientists have been seeing over recent decades, and one they expect to continue as the planet warms: hurricanes [...]

The Last Act Of The Human Comedy

By Chris Hedges, -

There is nothing new to our story. The flagrant lies and imbecilities of the inept and corrupt leader. The inability to halt the costly, endless wars and curb the gargantuan expenditures on the [...]

CO2 Just Hit An All-Time Record. But That’s Not The Worst Of It.

By Mark Kaufman, -

The Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced Tuesday that the average carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere during May [...]

Now Impossible To Deny: Human Activity Caused The Climate Crisis

By Tim Radford, -

LONDON, 29 May, 2019 − British scientists have re-asserted an essential reality about global warming: human activity, not slow-acting and so far unidentified natural cycles in the world’s oceans, [...]

Climate Catastrophe And Extinction Rebellion

By Paul Street, -

In the last years of his life, Dr. Martin Luther King spoke against what he called “the triple evils that are interrelated” – economic inequality, racism, and militarism. If King were alive [...]

Terrifying Assessment Of A Himalayan Melting

By Kunda Dixit, -

But that would happen only if global average temperatures can be capped at a 1.5oC increase above pre-industrial levels. Most scientists agree that target is unlikely to be met. If current [...]

The Green New Deal Is Happening In China

By Dean Baker, -

One of the Trump administration’s talking points about global warming is that we’re reducing greenhouse gas emissions, while the countries that remain in the Paris accord are not. Well, the first [...]