Global Warming and Climate Change News

Climate change predicted to halve coffee-growing area that supports 120m people.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

More than 120 million of the world’s poorest depend on the coffee economy, a report says, and their livelihoods are already suffering from temperature rises. [News Source]

The Anthropocene epoch: Scientists declare dawn of human-influenced age.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Humanity’s impact on the Earth is now so profound that the Holocene must give way to an epoch defined by nuclear tests, plastic pollution and domesticated chicken. [News Source]

The Anthropocene epoch: Scientists declare dawn of human-influenced age.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Humanity’s impact on the Earth is now so profound that the Holocene must give way to an epoch defined by nuclear tests, plastic pollution and domesticated chicken. [News Source]

One of the world’s biggest fisheries is on the verge of collapse.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Major disputes in the South China Sea are putting critical habitat—and the food supply of millions—at risk. [News Source]

California is about to find out what a truly radical climate policy looks like.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

California is taking on the audacious task of trying to prove to the world that it’s possible — desirable, even — to pursue the really drastic emission cuts needed to stave off severe global warming. [News Source]

Bookshelf: Transit for a warming world.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Transportation improves lives, but it's a major source of global-warming pollution. Here's the latest on how to solve that conundrum. [News Source]

Bookshelf: Transit for a warming world.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Transportation improves lives, but it's a major source of global-warming pollution. Here's the latest on how to solve that conundrum. [News Source]

House of Tears Carvers bring totem pole to Missoula.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

The House of Tears Carvers of the Lummi nation began carving totem poles in the 80's. Today, the last surviving master carver is using his work to campaign for environmental justice. [News Source]

Unpredictable weather raises ‘zombie’ diseases from the ground.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

The death of a boy and his grandmother this month in the far north of Russia after an anthrax outbreak raises questions about the impact of climate change on other pathogens that have been suspended in the ice. [News Source]

Ice scares aren’t all they’re cracked up to be.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

Doom-mongering scientists telling us that the melting Arctic is a disaster conveniently overlook vast chunks of history. [News Source]

EDF chief urges Britain to give go-ahead to nuclear plant.
Monday August 29th 2016, 10:00 AM

The head of EDF Energy has urged the British government to approve the Hinkley Point C nuclear power project, an explicit appeal by the French energy giant ahead of a decision due within weeks. [News Source]