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News about climate change and global warming. Coverage of scientific reports of sea level rise and how to prevent further effects of global climate change.

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What will the world actually look like at 1.5°C of warming?

The high ambition of the Paris Agreement, to limit global warming to “well below 2°C”, was driven by concern over long-term sea level rise. A warmer climate inevitably means melting ice – you don’t...
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Climate change is affecting all life on Earth – and that’s not good news...

More than a dozen authors from different universities and nongovernmental organizations around the world have concluded, based on an analysis of hundreds of studies, that almost every aspect of life on Earth has been...
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COP22 sets the stage for Africa to mobilise support for adaptation plans

The 22nd Session of the Conference of Parties COP22 will determine what action needs to be taken to combat climate change once the Paris Agreement comes into effect. The conference, which is under way...
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Will Climate Change Make The Weather Windier?

When many of us think of climate change, the term "global warming" is foremost in our minds. Indeed, one of the effects is an increase in the average global temperature, however there are other concerns...
Merchants of Doubt

Merchants of Doubt: The Movie Every Climate Change Denier Needs to See

We all know someone who questions the science behind global warming. Whether a coworker, a friend, maybe a parent, they all point to the litany of studies seeking to discredit man-made climate change. These...
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Leonardo DiCaprio Named Messenger of Peace on Climate Change by United Nations

DiCaprio released a statement about his new title and said, “It’s an honor to accept the role of UN Messenger of Peace on Climate Change and to support the Secretary General in his efforts...
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The Climate Change Campaign Environmentalists Love To Hate

It’s hard to avoid discussing WWF’s Earth Hour as the annual campaign grows close each year. Since 2007, eco-conscious individuals from across the globe have turned off their lights, appliances, TV, and computer for...

Artificial Meat Could Change Diet Approaches & Improve Pollution Levels

It seems that, over the past decades, vegetarianism and veganism have been rapidly gaining grounds on a global scale, for various reasons. On the one hand, some adepts of these dietary lifestyle base their...
Climate Change endangers food

Climate Change Endangers Food

A recent report by the Asian Development Bank, titled Food Security and Poverty in Asia and the Pacific, has highlighted that the climate change will have a devastating impact on food security. According to...
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UN Facing Heat Over Melting Glacier

Rajendra Pachauri, head of the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and director general of the Energy and Resources Institute in New Dehli, India, said this week the U.N. body was studying how its...

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