Category Archives: Climate

Beavers are gnawing away at the Arctic permafrost, and that’s bad for the planet

Katie Hunt of CNN – The beaver may be an unlikely agent of climate change, but the cuddly-looking creatures are transforming the Arctic landscape in a way that could be exacerbating global warming, a new study has suggested. Continue…

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Warming oceans are causing marine life to shift toward the poles

  Gege Li of New Science – Climate change is dramatically changing the abundance of marine life around the world. As oceans warm, populations of species that can adapt to elevated local temperatures have increased nearer to the poles, while … Continue reading

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Drought Down Under

Maria Vultaggio of Statista – Australians in New South Wales are celebrating after heavy rainfall on Thursday brought some relief to the region. Since September, devastating wildfires have blazed throughout the continent. Climate change? Continue…

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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

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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

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