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New Study Shows Sea Levels Could Rise Twice as Much as Originally Predicted

Sea levels could rise twice what was previously anticipated during the 21st century, according to a new study that factors in emerging research about the unstable Antarctic Ice Sheet. 370 more words

OneTime

Explaining extreme events from a climate perspective

This special report of the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS) presents some extreme events in 2016, such as the record global heat, the heat across Asia, the 2015-16 El Niño and a marine heat wave off the coast of Alaska, and discusses how human-caused climate change may have affected the strength and likelihood of these extreme events. 11 more words

2017

What is biofuel and how can we use it?

We’ve all heard about biofuel coming to replace fossil fuels since we’re running out of those. Questions like “What exactly is it?” and “Is it even superior to fossil fuels?” are sure to arise when contemplating this topic.   483 more words

Global Warming

Why your next car should be an EV

In the previous decennia, we have come to realize that our lifestyles are not sustainable for much longer. Since the industrial revolution up until recently, we have depended on fossil fuels while not recognizing the harm it could do to the global environment. 429 more words

Global Warming

What Republicans Think About Climate Change — in Maps

Republicans might not say that humans caused climate change, but they still support policies to mitigate it.

Published: December 14, 2017 at 05:30AM

Climate By NADJA POPOVICH and LIVIA ALBECK-RIPKA… 67 more words

NYT

The days of the Arctic being “reliably frozen” are over

The Arctic’s report card is in, and it’s getting a failing grade in freezing.

“Arctic shows no sign of returning to reliably frozen region of recent past decades,” the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) stated in its… 291 more words

Horsin' around

Hot take alert: Roy Moore pretending to ride a horse is in fact the most serious of all political issues. This is a serious argument which I am making seriously. 1,435 more words

Politics