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Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts

No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change

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Breaking: 2016 heat was "unparalleled" in U.S. climate history

A new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows that 2016 ranked as the second warmest on record for the United States, finishing the year with an average temperature 2.9 degrees warmer than the 20th century average. 621 more words

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2016 set to break heat record despite slowdown in emissions

MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) — Global temperatures are soaring toward a record high this year, the U.N. weather agency said Monday, while another report showed emissions of a key global warming gas have flattened out in the past three years. 807 more words

Africa

High temperature records broken in Saskatchewan

Temperatures records were broken in some Saskatchewan communities on Saturday, according to preliminary numbers from Environment Canada.

Warm late fall weather across the Prairies resulted in the temperature records being broken. 176 more words

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Global Warming

August Declared Hottest on Record: NASA

In what has become a common refrain this year, last month ranked as the hottest August on record, according to NASA data released Monday. 322 more words

Environment

Local Weather Still Not Global Climate

Climate change looks to be one of the major challenges facing humans in the 21th century and beyond. The evidence has accumulated to such an extent that we now can be reasonably confident that there is a current warming trend and that the human emission of greenhouse gases is a powerful contributing factor. 610 more words

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