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Scientists Puzzled By Slowing of Atlantic Conveyor Belt, Warn of Abrupt Climate Change
Environment  (tags: axiwnxw, research, climate change, global warming, rising seas, worldoceans, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists are increasingly warning of the potential that a shutdown, or even significant slowdown, of the Atlantic conveyor belt could lead to abrupt climate change, a shift in EarthâEUR(TM)s climate that can occur within as short a timeframe as a decade
The Fire in Canada Looks a Lot Like Climate Change and That Should Scare You
Environment  (tags: Fort McMurray, Canada, Climate change, Climate Disruption, evacuation, wildfire )

Dandelion
- 21 days ago - edition.cnn.com
There have been fires in Canada's boreal forest for ages. But scientists and researchers say this fire looks a whole lot like climate change. And that should be alarming for all of us.
Love Song to the Earth / Help Reverse Climate Change!
Environment  (tags: Environment, Friends of the Earth, song royalties, Climate Change, Global Warming, Jane Goodall, UN Foundation, Paul McCartney )

BMutiny
- 21 days ago - lovesongtotheearth.org
Love Song's creators and Apple are donating every penny that the song earns to Friends of the Earth and the UN Foundation to fund their work to fight climate change. Find out how you can help us make Love Song to the Earth go viral. EVERY SMALL BIT HELPS
Ask the Weather Channel to Do More to Educate the Public About Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, Weather Channel, education, petitions )

Freya
- 55 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Climate change is for real, and we need to know what to expect - as well as how to prepare for the results of rising seas, changing weather patterns, and the like.
Native American Tribe Gets Federal Funds to Flee Rising Seas
Environment  (tags: climate change, Biloxi Chitimacha Choctaw, Indians, Native Americans, sea level rise, relocation, Gulf of Mexico, Louisisiana )

Dandelion
- 72 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
Land that has supported the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw Indians through trapping fishing and agriculture for 170 years is being swallowed by the Gulf of Mexico. Relocation will make the tribe one of the first populations in US resettled from climate change
Is Climate Change Giving the Great Barrier Reef Herpes?
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, herpes, Great Barrierreef, climate change, science, environment, destruction, ecosystems )

Cal
- 104 days ago - grist.org
according to a new study published in the journal Frontiers in Microbiology, this and other viral infections on the reef might become more common as climate change ups the ecosystemâEUR(TM)s stress levels.
Tasmania Fires: First Images of World Heritage Area Devastation Emerge, Show Signs of 'System Collapse'
Environment  (tags: Tasmania, World Heritage Area, Central Plateau, bush fires, lightning strikes, devastation, climate change, Dan Broun )

Evelyn
- 116 days ago - abc.net.au
Scenes Broun filmed show how the fires have raced through the area, which is home to unique alpine flora including pencil pines, king billy pines and cushion plants, some more than 1,000 years old. About 11,000 hectares of WHA have been incinerated.
Activists Who Blocked Oil Train Will Argue in Court That It Was Necessary Because of Climate Change
Environment  (tags: activism, legal defense, climate change, oil transport accidents, oil trains, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, healthconditions )

Cal
- 137 days ago - grist.org
In September 2014, five climate activists with Rising Tide Seattle managed to halt the passage of a crude oil train at the BNSF Delta rail yard in Everett, Wash. After eight hours blocking the tracks, the five were arrested and charged with criminal tres
3 New Years Resolutions That Will End the World's Dependency on Fossil Fuels
Environment  (tags: renewables enrey, law, tax loopholes, climate change, climate agreement, COP21. environment, ecosystems, energy, world, protection, politics, government )

Cal
- 148 days ago - alternet.org
The more renewable energy we use, the cheaper it gets. Fossil fuels get more expensive the more we burn them. So clean energy will win the affordability race.
Climate Denials Ugly Side - What Is Not Being Spoken About
Environment  (tags: Climate Deniers, Climate Change, Climate Disruption, wingnut extremists, death threats, bomb threats, sexist remarks, fraud claims )

Dandelion
- 158 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
With their work in the crosshairs of a political ideology, climate scientists find themselves under attack. Death threats, sexist remarks, claims of fraud, bomb threats, letters with powdery substances, references to rape and Nazis have become standard.
OP-ED: Why Tackling Climate Change and Fighting Hunger Must Go Hand-in-Hand
Environment  (tags: climate change, hunger, world, environment )

Cal
- 161 days ago - alternet.org
It is imperative that we get our priorities right and put food security first.
Thousands of Planned Coal Plants, If Built, Could Doom Efforts to Contain Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate change, carbon emissions, coal, fossil fuels, India )

Freya
- 171 days ago - alternet.org
If all the 2,440 coal plants in the pipeline were to be built, by 2030, emissions from coal power would be 400 percent higher than what is consistent with a 2°C pathway, says the "Coal Gap" report, which was released in Paris on Tuesday.
The Pentagon's Carbon Boot Print
Environment  (tags: COP21, global warming, climate change, Pentagon, U.S. Military, energy, John Kerry, fossil fuel, tar sands oil )

Judy
- 173 days ago - counterpunch.org
"There is an elephant in the climate debate that by U.S. demand cannot be discussed or even seen. This agreement to ignore the elephant is now the accepted basis of all international negotiations on climate change."
World Climate Rallies Put Pressure on Paris Summit to Act
Environment  (tags: Paris Summit, one planet, activism, climate change, global warming, enviornment, ecosystems, animals, world, politics, reducing CO2 emissionsworld )

Cal
- 181 days ago - reuters.com
Tens of thousands of people joined one of the biggest global days of climate change activism on Sunday, from Sydney to Berlin, to put pressure on world leaders to unite in fighting global warming at a summit in Paris
As CO2 Passes 400 PPM What Goes Up Might Not Come Down
Environment  (tags: 400 ppm, greenhouse gases, governments inaction, CO2, climate change, climate disruption )

Dandelion
- 185 days ago - insideclimatenews.org
400 ppm mark is an important symbolic threshold in the fight against climate change. It represents a 43 percent jump in greenhouse gases since pre-industrial times and underscores governments inaction and worsening global warming impacts.
 

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