Category Archives: Climate

Climate crisis pushing Earth to a 'global tipping point,' researchers say

Helen Regan of CNN – The Earth is heading toward a “global tipping point” if the climate crisis continues on its current path, scientists warn. A global tipping point is a threshold when the planet’s systems go beyond the point … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Controversial

Climate crisis pushing Earth to a 'global tipping point,' researchers say

Helen Regan of CNN – The Earth is heading toward a “global tipping point” if the climate crisis continues on its current path, scientists have warned, as they called for urgent action to avoid “an existential threat to civilization.” Such … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Global warming

The toxic bubble of technical debt threatening America

Alexis C. Madrigal of the Atlantic – In Northern California, the fires have come again, sending hundreds of thousands fleeing. The Pacific Gas and Electric Company, better known as PG&E, has a well-documented history of neglecting the maintenance of its … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Energy, Environment, United States

Melting Ice Redraws the World Map and Starts a Power Struggle

Marc Champion of Bloomberg – Melting ice is opening access to new energy resources faster than predicted, prompting a nascent great power struggle in the Arctic as the political and economic map of the world is transformed. U.S. Energy Secretary … Continue reading

Posted in China, Climate, Russia

Here’s The Best Place To Move If You’re Worried About Climate Change

But would you actually go through with it? Maggie Koerth-Baker of FiveThirtyEight – Turns out, finding a place in the U.S. that is benefiting from climate change is both easy and hard, researchers say. It’s not difficult to find the … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, United States