Global Warming and Climate Change News

Icy lakes in Greenland drain into the ocean.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

The discovery will help scientists better understand how the Greenland ice sheet is melting. [News Source]

Climate deniers, you’re climate deniers – deal with it.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

The Freuds wrote the playbook, and you're following it to the letter. [News Source]

Five-yearly environmental stocktake highlights the conflict between economy and nature.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

Australia’s population growth and economic activity continue to pose major environmental challenges, according to a comprehensive five-yearly stocktake of the country’s environmental health. [News Source]

Exxon’s auditor could hold key piece of climate fraud investigation.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

Battle between New York attorney general and PricewaterhouseCoopers over access to Exxon documents could help uncover what Exxon knew about climate risks. [News Source]

Climate, friendly businesses make Delaware beaches a year-round destination.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

Innovative business owners, a warming climate and an aggressive marketing plan are quickly making Delaware beaches a year-round destination. [News Source]

Waters rising.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

In print, all we can do is to point out that, at three metres of increased sea level, all of P.E.I.’s coastal beaches would disappear. [News Source]

Steve Bannon used to believe in science. Now he’s America’s top climate villain.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

From Biodome 2 to Breitbart: the mysterious conversion of Donald Trump's chief strategist. [News Source]

UK carbon emissions fall to 19th century levels as government phases out coal.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

The switch to natural gas and a stiff tax on CO2 have helped drop emissions 36% below those in 1990. Will Brexit retard future progress? [News Source]

State of the Environment report: Bright spots, but much more to do.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

Australia has made solid progress in many areas covered by the five-yearly report, but population pressures, invasive species and climate change still present huge challenges. [News Source]

Climate contrarian gets fact-checked by MIT colleagues in open letter to Trump.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

'This is not a view shared by us': After MIT professor emeritus Richard Lindzen writes letter urging Trump to withdraw from climate accord, faculty responds. [News Source]

6 ways President Trump wants to hamstring the EPA.
Tuesday March 07th 2017, 9:00 AM

If recent reports are correct, the White House is planning massive cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency, potentially wiping out up to a quarter of its $8.1 billion budget and eliminating as many as 3,000 jobs. [News Source]