Global Warming and Climate Change News

Why we should all welcome America’s second thoughts on climate.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

This could lead to an open discussion about whether climate change is really the threat we’ve been led to believe. It’s long overdue. [News Source]

How YOU can join a unique quest to reverse the impact of climate change.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Worried about the rapid destruction of permafrost from global warming? Here's how you can counter it by restoring the woolly mammoth habitat. [News Source]

Proposed NOAA cuts would disarm our coasts in the face of rising seas, scientists say.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Proposed cuts to NOAA's budget puts coastal communities in the crosshairs. [News Source]

Warming soils may belch much more carbon.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Carbon emissions from soils could increase more than previously thought as temperatures go up, a new experiment suggests. [News Source]

Meet the obscure microbe that influences climate, ocean ecosystems, and perhaps even evolution.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Penny Chisholm has spent decades revealing the secrets of the marine microbe Prochlorococcus. [News Source]

Former Harper minister welcomes Trump admin’s re-opening of climate debate.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

U.S. President Donald Trump's climate change denial is a welcome opportunity to debate the science of human-caused global warming, former federal Conservative minister Joe Oliver said in a Financial Post op-ed on Thursday. [News Source]

Jane Goodall: Why Earth’s most intellectual creature is destroying its only home.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

“It seems to me there is a disconnect between the clever, clever, clever brain and the human heart,” she said. [News Source]

Scott Pruitt demonstrates what climate denial sounds like.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

The EPA chief flouts the responsibilities of his job. [News Source]

Great Barrier Reef just the tip of the climate change iceberg.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Australia and other nations must be held to account for obligations they have made to protect World Heritage sites such as the Great Barrier Reef, legal groups say. [News Source]

Climate-friendly Energy Star program could be cut.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

Energy Star, the program that certifies toasters, air conditioners, computers and buildings for energy efficiency, could be killed by the Trump administration as part of its effort to shrink federal spending. [News Source]

Norway’s wealth fund may blacklist firms over emissions, corruption risk.
Friday March 10th 2017, 9:00 AM

The ethics watchdog for Norway's $900-billion sovereign wealth fund will recommend this year that the fund exclude or put on a watch list several firms in the oil, cement and steel industries for emitting too much greenhouse gas. [News Source]