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Shaheen: ' #Climate change poses a very serious threat'

Shaheen: ‘Climate change poses a very serious threat’

CONCORD, N.H. —There is something we can do about climate change to help protect New Hampshire’s wildlife and its tourism economy. 663 more words

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#Climate change group: New York warming faster than rest of country, planet

Climate change group: New York warming faster than rest of country, planet

Washington, D.C. — New York state is getting warmer faster than the rest of the United States, according to a new study relying on federal data. 201 more words

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Millions of China's Farmers Now Buy #Climate-Change Insurance

Millions of China’s Farmers Now Buy Climate-Change Insurance

Weeks before the harvest started last summer, Li Ping’s rice paddies were hit by extreme weather. Temperatures of 95 degrees Fahrenheit baked Longtan village in north China for over a month, causing leaf yellowing and damaging grain production. 1,248 more words

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Three sides on climate change? Can't have that!

Andrew Sullivan rounds up a bit of legitimate right-wing concern about climate change.

The problem is that having conversatives bringing forth their climate-change ideas will confound the media, which can’t handle more than two “sides.” The two “sides” on climate change are currently defined as “please do something about this before the planet goes phhhht” and “this is all just a liberal tax-raising conspiracy.”

Journalism

Canadian author argues #climate change arguments need to adopt language of 'common sense'

Make climate change matter, or else, author argues

The planet is slowly heating up, says Canadian author Tom Rand, and we need to wake up before the climate change gets worse. 518 more words

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Earth Had 4th-Warmest March on Record, 7th-Warmest Year So Far | #climate

Earth Had 4th-Warmest March on Record, 7th-Warmest Year So Far

Another month has passed, and with it comes more news of warmer than average global surface temperatures, this time for the 349th straight month. 589 more words

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Plan for deeper dredging in Fraser River has high environmental price

The story comes from Business in Vancouver and has a very even handed approach. I adapted their headline to be less even handed since I feel somewhat incensed by the behaviour of the Port Authority. 531 more words

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