https://grist.org/article/cnn-ran-a-climate-justice-segment-and-this-is-progress/Now that climate change is finally becoming a thing on cable news, networks also seem to be catching on to the existence of climate injustice. In the wake of another week of devastating storms, CNN […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-05-climate-affecting-global-food-productionunequally.htmlThe world’s top 10 crops— barley, cassava, maize, oil palm, rapeseed, rice, sorghum, soybean, sugarcane and wheat—supply a combined 83 percent of all calories produced on cropland. Yields have long been projected to decrease in […]
https://www.popsci.com/this-month-climate-change-news?dom=rss-default&src=syn Environment 16 things we learned about climate change this month. The climate is changing fast. Here’s everything you need to keep up with environmental science.
https://grist.org/article/disaster-stricken-farmers-in-the-midwest-take-to-twitter-to-document-destruction/Nonstop rain has turned planting season in the Midwest on its head. Photos uploaded to Twitter by frustrated farmers under the hashtag #noplant19 show hundreds of arable acres covered in water, tractors mired in feet […]
https://www.sciencenews.org/article/puffins-birds-died-bering-sea-arctic-warmingA mass die-off of puffins and other seabirds in the Bering Sea is probably linked to climate change, scientists say. Original Title: Thousands of birds perished in the Bering Sea. Arctic warming may be to […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-05-impacts-extreme-weather-climate-beliefs.htmlRecent studies have suggested that people who experience the impacts of hurricanes, catastrophic flooding or other severe weather events are more likely to believe in, and be concerned about, climate change in the wake of […]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/carbonbrief/~3/UHqdVgKl068/tornadoes-and-climate-change-what-does-the-science-say-2The US has recently experienced one of its worst tornado outbreaks of the past decade, with more than 500 reported over 30 days. The number so far this year is also more than 200 above […]
https://phys.org/news/2019-05-native-species-greater-climate-non-natives.htmlAs spring advances across the Midwest, a new study looking at blooming flowers suggests that non-native plants might outlast native plants in the region due to climate change. Original Title: Native plant species may be […]
https://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2019/05/31/climate-change-ancient-civilizations/William D’Andrea studies past climates to see how societies such as the Vikings and the Rapanui of Easter Island dealt with environmental change. His work may help us adapt to a hotter future. Original Title: […]
http://feeds.bizjournals.com/~r/bizj_denver/~3/sGay_lVrSoA/colorado-energy-and-climate-policy-overhaul.htmlGov. Polis calls the changes a roadmap to 100% renewable energy.