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Top 10 Sinking Cities in the World
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, sea level rise, threats to civilization )

- 64 days ago -
Before listing the "top ten" sinking cities, it would be good to clearly understand why sea level rise varies so much by location. Global sea level rise is primarily due to the amount of ice on land that melts, entering the sea as new icebergs...
This Should Freak Everyone Out The Arctic Will Never Be Frozen Again
Environment  (tags: Arctic, New Arctic, new normal, global warming, polar scientists, declaration )

- 80 days ago -
Last week a group of polar scientists made a startling declaration: The Arctic as we once knew it is no more. Until a decade ago the region was holding up relatively well despite warming at roughly twice the rate of the planet as a whole that has changed
PETITION: Protect the Antarctic Ocean
Environment  (tags: antarctic ocean, industrial fishing, Threatened species, biodiversity wildlife, Wildlife Refuge system, climate crisis, global warming, krill fishery, plundering of natural recources, destruction of life, stronger protection laws, preservation )

- 140 days ago -
Sitting at the bottom of the world, the Antarctic is home to a great diversity of life. It provides food and shelter to amazing creatures such as seals, orcas, whales and penguins. But a warming climate and expanding industrial fishing poses a threat...
Racing Extinction   video
Environment  (tags: racing extinction, endangered species, over fishing, methane gases, global warming, 6th extinction )

- 143 days ago -
Some of you may have already watched this famous film but others may have not seen it. I've found a free link for viewing for those who would like to watch.
Petition - Stop the EPA From Censoring Climate Change Talks
Environment  (tags: epa, climate change talks, censoring, dramatic increase, global warming, extreme weather patterns, prevention of damages, Environmental issues, sustainability, responsible behaviour, Renewable energies, stronger protection laws )

- 148 days ago -
Do not cancel speaking engagements for EPA climate scientists. The Environmental Protection Agency has canceled the speaking appearances for three scientists who were preparing to present data related to a report on climate change they had wo were...
Petition: Put a Stop. Make a Change. Global Warming Is Here!, United States
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, carbon dioxide, fossil fuel ban, greenhouse gasses, global warming, Climate Change, rising temperatures, extreme weather events, prevention of further pollution, environmental damages, Renewable energies, responsibility, stronger protection )

- 156 days ago -
Carbon Dioxide is a greenhouse gas that acts like blanket around the earth trapping heat inside our atmosphere. The burning of fossil fuels produce CO2 which speeds up the process of the greenhouse effect. The average global temperature is rising and...
Massive Permafrost Thaw Documented in Canada Portends Huge Carbon Release
Environment  (tags: permafrost, carbon release, Canada, global warming, climate disruption )

- 379 days ago -
Permafrost is land that has been frozen stretching back to the last ice age, 10,000 years ago. Scientists estimate that the worlds permafrost holds twice as much carbon as the atmosphere.
Arctic Report Card for 2016
Environment  (tags: sea ice, melting, biological Arctic systems, report card 2016, global warming )

- 447 days ago -
Observations in 2016 showed a continuation of long-term Arctic warming trends which reveals the interdependency of physical and biological Arctic systems, contributing to a growing recognition that the Arctic is an integral part of the globe.
Climate Change and the 1,000-Year Flood in Baton Rouge: When Will We Learn?
Environment  (tags: disasters, floods, Louisiana, climate change, weather, global warming )

- 567 days ago -
The floodwaters are receding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and the scale of the damage is revealing itself. It has been described as a 1,000-year flood, leaving at least 13 people dead and close to 60,000 homes ruined.
Sign the Petition: CNN Should Stop Being a Billboard for Big Oil and Report on Climate Change
Environment  (tags: petitions, news, climate change, global warming, media, fossil fuel, Big Oil )

- 624 days ago -
Research has shown that CNN spent more time on fossil fuel advertising than they did reporting on climate change -- by 5-to-1. And this disparity in air time happened right after we found that 2015 was the hottest year on record!
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 )

- 661 days ago -
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
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 )

- 682 days ago -
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
Environment  (tags: Fossil fuel industry, Naomi Klein, Bill McKibben, youth of the world, federal government, constitutional rights, global warming, landmark climate case, future generations, survival )

- 708 days ago -
Youth voices are uniting around the world to demand that Government uphold our constitutional rights and protect the planet for our and future generations' survivability. This will be the trial of the century that will determine if we have a right to
Ask the Weather Channel to Do More to Educate the Public About Climate Change
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, Weather Channel, education, petitions )

- 716 days ago -
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.
Global Warming Induced Floods Hammer Britain As Conservative Government Presses on With Fracking
Environment  (tags: global warming, conservative govt., Prime Minister David Cameron, UK, floods, fracking, 2 degree celsius jeopardized )

- 808 days ago -
Conservative government seems intent not only to uphold its complacent attitude toward global warming, but to seriously jeopardize the agreed targets to limit global temperature rise to 2 degree Celsius.

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