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'Cut lamb and beef' to fight climate change

Added: 15.11.2018 2:20 | 5 views | 0 comments

The number of sheep and cattle in the UK should be reduced to help combat climate change, a report says.

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Financial giants can have a pivotal role for climate stability

Added: 14.11.2018 21:22 | 7 views | 0 comments

Banks, pension funds and other institutional investors have a key role to play in efforts to avoid dangerous climate change. A limited number of these investors have considerable influence over the Amazon rainforest and boreal forests that are known 'tipping elements' in the climate system. Protecting these 'tipping elements' should be a priority for investors to help reduce both climate change and systemic financial risks created by it.

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Climate simulations project wetter, windier hurricanes

Added: 14.11.2018 20:19 | 10 views | 0 comments

New supercomputer simulations by climate scientists have shown that climate change intensified the amount of rainfall in recent hurricanes such as Katrina, Irma, and Maria by 5 to 10 percent. They further found that if those hurricanes were to occur in a future world that is warmer than present, those storms would have even more rainfall and stronger winds.

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Part of the Answer to Climate Change May Be America’s Trees and Dirt, Scientists Say

Added: 14.11.2018 19:00 | 15 views | 0 comments

A new study found that the United States could store enough carbon in natural landscapes to offset all the cars and trucks on the road.

| Climate change is making hurricanes even more destructive, research finds

Added: 14.11.2018 18:00 | 9 views | 0 comments

Hurricane rainfall could increase by a third and wind speeds boosted by up to 25 knots if global warming continues
Climate change worsened the most destructive hurricanes of recent years, including Katrina, Irma and Maria, by intensifying rainfall by as much as 10%, new research has found.

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Mixed results for science in the US midterm elections

Added: 14.11.2018 18:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

A climate change denier is no longer to head House science committee, but Washington state voters reject carbon tax and Arizona blocks renewable energy boost

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Fifty arrests as protesters spray paint slogans on Defra HQ and unfurl huge banner on Westminster Bridge

Added: 14.11.2018 17:11 | 17 views | 0 comments

Almost 50 climate change activists have now been arrested in London this week after tags were spray painted on the government's environment headquarters and a huge banner was unfurled on Westminster Bridge.

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ecoLogicStudio Creates Bio-digital Urban Curtain to Fight Global Climate Change

Added: 14.11.2018 7:00 | 4 views | 0 comments

ecoLogicStudio has created a large-scale installation for Climate-KIC, the EU's most prominent climate innovation initiative.

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Arctic sea ice: Simulation versus observation

Added: 13.11.2018 22:21 | 10 views | 0 comments

As an indicator of the impacts of climate change, Arctic sea ice is hard to beat. Scientists have observed the frozen polar ocean advance and retreat at this most sensitive region of the Earth over decades for insight on the potential ripple effects on assorted natural systems: global ocean circulation, surrounding habitats and ecosystems, food sources, sea levels and more.

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Sperm don't like heat, so climate change could damage male fertility, study says

Added: 13.11.2018 21:22 | 15 views | 0 comments

We know that human sperm like to keep cool. And according to a new study, male fertility could decline as temperatures soar due to global warming.


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