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Defra’s Top 10 science issues

Earlier this summer Defra published its Evidence Strategy . This was a vision for how Defra would use its budget in future to support its R&D needs and also for monitoring the state of the environment. 1,004 more words

Science

Wind Energy Project Faces Political Roadblocks in Maryland

Wind power is at risk in Maryland. That is why this past week Green America, along with 20 other environmental groups called on Senator Barbara Mikulski (MD) to revise a bill that would halt efforts to construct an onshore wind energy project in Somerset County, MD. 710 more words

Clean Energy

Together we can change history

Between the historic droughts, floods, and storms, one thing is increasingly clear: the time for talk is over. This September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a landmark Climate Summit at the United Nations and we’ll be meeting them in the streets to demand real action. 226 more words

Climate Change

Kenya and the additional burden of climate change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fifth Assessment Report identifies food insecurity as one of the key risks of climate change, potentially affecting all aspects of food security. 489 more words

Designing a product in the time of the Anthropocene

In the time of the Anthropocene sustainability should no longer be a question but a ethical action that all businesses, industries, designers and consumers shall abide to ensure the stability of the Earth and future generations. 557 more words

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Severe Drought Destroys Crops in Washington State

EXTREME WEATHER & CLIMATIC HAZARDS
RISING TEMPERATURES
SEVERE DROUGHT
CROP DISASTERS
SCENARIOS 900, 555, 444, 111, 101, 03, 02
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Crop Disaster Declared for 9 Counties in Washington… 216 more words

Global Disasters

NOT MUCH: Summary of what other countries are doing on climate

What are 34 other major CO2 emitters representing two-thirds of non-U.S. emissions doing on climate? Find out here.

Climate Change