Showing 65 articles tagged climate crisis

Salmon nearly boiled alive in Pacific north-west heatwave captured on video

A conservation group recorded the video in a tributary of the Columbia River on a day when water temperatures breached 70F

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New polling on climate change: Denial is out, alarm is in.

The "alarmed" now outnumber the "dismissive" nearly four to one.

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Grist · 18 Oct 2020

Amazon near tipping point of switching from rainforest to savannah – study

Climate crisis and logging is leading to shift from canopy rainforest to open grassland

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The Guardian · 5 Oct 2020

Wildfires in Siberia ‘engulf area larger than Greece’

Out of control wildfires in Siberia have torn through an area larger than Greece so far in 2020, Greenpeace Russia has said, imploring authorities ...

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The Independent · 22 Jul 2020

Climate crisis: alarm at record-breaking heatwave in Siberia

Unusually high temperatures in region linked to wildfires, oil spill and moth swarms

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The Guardian · 18 Jun 2020

Covid-19 pandemic is 'fire drill' for effects of climate crisis, says UN official

Lise Kingo says social equality issues must be part of sustainable development agenda

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The Guardian · 18 Jun 2020

One billion people will live in insufferable heat within 50 years – study

Human cost of climate crisis will hit harder and sooner than previously believed, research reveals

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The Guardian · 5 May 2020

Global Green New Deal! It's time to do what our governments have failed to do. Heal our planet.

Today our civilization is global. Our health crises are global. Our climate crisis is global. Our financial crisis is global. Our economic crisi...

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YouTube · 3 May 2020

Public want radical response to climate change with same urgency as coronavirus, poll finds

The government should be more radical and put in place serious policies to fight the climate crisis with the same urgency as it has to coronavirus,...

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The Independent · 17 Apr 2020

Think Slow: Cultivating Deeper Awareness In A Time Of Crisis

Going inward and working with, understanding, and just ‘being' with our thoughts and feelings allows us to cultivate the ability to respond to situ...

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Emerge · 25 Feb 2020

Coronavirus cuts China’s greenhouse gas emissions by a quarter

The coronavirus has wiped out at least a quarter of China’s emissions of damaging greenhouse gases in the past two weeks, scientists have found. Me...

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The Independent · 24 Feb 2020

Hopepunk and Solarpunk: On Climate Narratives That Go Beyond the Apocalypse

I hear the following more often than I would like from some of my fellow educators: “My students can’t or won’t discuss climate change. They’re too...

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Literary Hub · 9 Feb 2020

How the oil industry has spent billions to control the climate change conversation

Activists say Democratic climate proposals won’t be able to pass until lawmakers put a stop to oil companies are trying to rebrand themselves

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The Guardian · 9 Jan 2020

Love Is the Answer to the Climate Crisis

As the climate crisis worsens, and the window to solve it is quickly closing, we have a choice to make: we can shut down in fear or lean in and ope...

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Lion's Roar · 8 Jan 2020

The Australian bushfires may be the "Chernobyl" of climate crisis - the event that makes our current system untenable

The Australian bushfires are apocalyptic enough to stoke anyone’s climate-crisis fears. But we were happy to see our friend and colleague Kather...

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Germany cuts fares for long-distance rail travel in response to climate crisis

Cheaper fares as Deutsche Bahn passes on to customers the government’s cut on VAT

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The Guardian · 5 Jan 2020

‘The forest is shedding tears’: the women defending their Amazon homeland

Global Greengrants UK, one of the four groups we are helping to fight the climate crisis, supports indigenous Brazilians

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The Guardian · 26 Dec 2019

We need to talk about geoengineering

Geoengineering is not an alternative to reducing our CO2 emissions. But it may give us the time and breathing space to transform our…

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Medium · 24 Dec 2019

How the race for cobalt risks turning it from miracle metal to deadly chemical

As a case in the US alleges links between tech companies and child miners in Congo, the Guardian’s global environment editor assesses the dangers o...

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The Guardian · 19 Dec 2019

1.9 billion people at risk from mountain water shortages, study shows

Rising demand and climate crisis threaten entire mountain ecosystem, say scientists

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The Guardian · 10 Dec 2019

Leading scientists condemn political inaction on climate change as Australia 'literally burns'

Climate experts ‘bewildered’ by government ‘burying their heads in the sand’, and say bushfires on Australia’s east coast should be a ‘wake-up call’

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The Guardian · 7 Dec 2019

Climate disasters have forced more than 20 million people a year to flee homes in decade, study finds

Catastrophes such as floods, cyclones and fires caused by the climate crisis have driven millions of people from their homes every year for a decad...

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The Independent · 3 Dec 2019

Here's the evidence we're headed for a climate crisis tipping point

A thawing Antarctica, a transforming Amazon, and other devastating changes may be more likely than scientists previously believed

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WIRED UK · 1 Dec 2019

The climate crisis is forcing us to drastically rethink our toilets

With the UK expected to suffer from water shortages by 2050, toilet manufacturers are turning to low-water alternatives. But do people really want ...

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WIRED UK · 24 Nov 2019

Harvard and Yale students disrupt football game for fossil fuel protest

Students began campaigning in 2012 for both universities to stop investing in oil and gas companies that contribute to climate crisis

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The Guardian · 24 Nov 2019

Fossil fuel production on track for double the safe climate limit

‘We’re in a deep hole over the climate crisis and we need to stop digging,’ warn experts

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The Guardian · 22 Nov 2019

Sydney Is Running out of Water as Bushfires Rage

Sydney's water shortage is a mounting problem as wildfires are predicted to gain in strength and intensity this weekend.

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EcoWatch · 16 Nov 2019

A journey to the centre of the Amazon in radical bid to solve climate crisis

Young XR members travel by canoe into heart of Amazon to form ‘forest pact’ with indigenous groups and land activists

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The Guardian · 16 Nov 2019

World's Largest Public Bank Ditches Oil and Coal in Victory for the Climate Movement

Climate activists celebrated Thursday the decision of the European Investment Bank to stop funding most oil and coal projects by 2021

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EcoWatch · 16 Nov 2019

Cuba’s Urban Farming Shows Way to Avoid Hunger​

Urban agriculture is sustainable over decades.

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EcoWatch · 13 Nov 2019

Labour Needs a Bold Climate Vision in This Election – Including a 2030 Decarbonisation Target

In what is being touted as the UK's first 'climate election', Aliya Yule argues it's up to the Labour party to put forward the strong vision requir...

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Novara Media · 13 Nov 2019

UK railways cannot cope with climate change, says rail boss

Head of Scotland’s railway calls for vastly increased investment in future-proofing network

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The Guardian · 8 Nov 2019

Humanity and nature are not separate – we must see them as one to fix the climate crisis

Humans did not always see themselves as he separate from the natural world. If we are to reverse its decline, we must re-entangle ourselves with it.

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The Conversation · 7 Nov 2019

This Election Is Where We Decide the Planet’s Future

With vast swathes of the planet quite literally on fire, 71% of Britons agree climate crisis is a more pressing issue than Brexit, writes Eleanor P...

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Novara Media · 3 Nov 2019

Thousands of Britons invited to climate crisis citizens' assembly

Only 110 of 30,000 who receive invites will take part in event over four weekends next year

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The Guardian · 2 Nov 2019

California Governor Declares Statewide Emergency as 180,000 Flee Kincade Fire

California Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency as "unprecedented high-wind events" fueled more than a dozen wildfires.

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EcoWatch · 29 Oct 2019

Scientists Show How Fossil Fuel Industry Deceived the Public About the Climate Crisis

An international group of scientists released a report today detailing how the fossil fuel industry actively campaigned to sow doubt about the clim...

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EcoWatch · 22 Oct 2019

In his new book on the power of imagination, Rob Hopkins suggest ten ways to imagine yourself out of a climate crisis

It’s finally here to buy - Rob Hopkins’ From “What Is” to “What If”: Unleashing the Power of Imagination to Create the Future We Want . As the pie...

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Why Extinction Rebellion Might Succeed — and in Many Ways, Already Has

The U.K.-based social movement for climate action could be on the way toward winning its ultimate goal — system change.

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Truthout · 20 Oct 2019

Amazonian shaman visits BlackRock headquarters in London

At the core of the climate crisis lies the continued funding of fossil fuels and at the core of that lies one company; BlackRock, a $6.5 trillion a...

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Vimeo · 19 Oct 2019

Revealed: the 20 firms behind a third of all carbon emissions

New data shows how fossil fuel companies have driven climate crisis despite industry knowing dangers

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The Guardian · 16 Oct 2019

What are Extinction Rebellion's key demands?

The environmental activists want to force political leaders to take urgent action on the climate emergency

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The Guardian · 9 Oct 2019

41% of UK Species Have Declined Since 1970, Major Report Finds

"Most detailed report ever" on the state of the UK's wildlife.

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EcoWatch · 6 Oct 2019

Greta Thunberg to world leaders: 'How dare you? You have stolen my dreams and my childhood'

'You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words,' climate activist Greta Thunberg has told world leaders at the 2019 UN climate a...

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YouTube · 24 Sep 2019

Greta Thunberg to critics of climate action: "If we can save the banks, we can save the world"

#ClimateStrike founder rejects argument that climate action is too expensive: "People in power do not lack money"

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Salon · 23 Sep 2019

'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed

Major CBS News poll released as part of Covering Climate Now, a collaboration of more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengthen coverage...

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The Guardian · 17 Sep 2019

Naomi Klein: 'We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism'

The No Logo author talks about solutions to the climate crisis, Greta Thunberg, birth strikes and how she finds hope

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The Guardian · 17 Sep 2019

$1m a minute: the farming subsidies destroying the world - report

‘Perverse’ payments must be redirected to measures such as capturing carbon, report says

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The Guardian · 17 Sep 2019

Lib Dems set out radical agenda for tackling climate emergency

Exclusive: Citizens’ assemblies and a Green Investment Bank among key planks of election bid

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The Guardian · 15 Sep 2019

Living in Two Worlds: Capitalism Pretends All Is Well While the World Is Burning

As the climate crisis escalates, we must develop strategies for living while recognizing the contradictions at hand.

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Truthout · 3 Sep 2019

Climate crisis: More fires burning across central Africa than Amazon as global deforestation rates approach record high

While focus has slowly grown on the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, it has emerged an even greater number of fires are currently bu...

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The Independent · 30 Aug 2019

'Ecological grief': Greenland residents traumatised by climate emergency

Islanders are struggling to reconcile impact of global heating with traditional way of life, survey finds

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The Guardian · 18 Aug 2019

Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis

National ‘green legacy’ initiative aims to reduce environmental degradation

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The Guardian · 30 Jul 2019

This is how trees could help solve the climate crisis

Most strategies for tackling climate change focus on reducing future emissions. Reforestation could help deal with the hundreds of gigatonnes of ca...

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Flooding Disrupts DC as Capital Receives Month’s Rain in 1 Hour

The Washington, DC region received a month's worth of rain in one hour Monday, leading to the most severe flooding in the area in recent years, The...

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EcoWatch · 11 Jul 2019

Police Tear-Gas Climate Activists in Paris on 'Hottest Day in History of France'

French riot police tear-gassed climate protesters in Paris on Friday as the county sweltered under record heat.

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EcoWatch · 5 Jul 2019

Tree planting 'has mind-blowing potential' to tackle climate crisis

Research shows a trillion trees could be planted to capture huge amount of carbon dioxide

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The Guardian · 5 Jul 2019

‘Climate apartheid’: UN expert says human rights may not survive

Right to life is likely to be undermined alongside the rule of law, special rapporteur says

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The Guardian · 1 Jul 2019

Doctors call for nonviolent direct action over climate crisis

Governments have abrogated responsibility with woefully inadequate policies, says letter

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The Guardian · 1 Jul 2019

Why does ritual matter for social change?

In consciously attempting to re-enchant the world we can strengthen social bonds as well as our connection to the earth.

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openDemocracy · 15 Jun 2019

‘High likelihood of human civilisation coming to end’ by 2050, report finds

Human civilisation as we know it may have already entered its last decades, a worrying new report examining the likely future of our planet’s habit...

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The Independent · 5 Jun 2019

Why the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environment

From now, house style guide recommends terms such as ‘climate crisis’ and ‘global heating’

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The Guardian · 21 May 2019

FTP082: Charles Eisenstein - The New Story of Climate and Humanity (Part 2)

Our guest in this episode is Charles Eisenstein, the author of "Sacred Economics" and his most recent book "Climate: A New Story". Charles explores...

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