Global Warming and Climate Change News

Trump may not be able to halt the world’s climate progress — thanks to China and India.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

China and India could make up for the Trump administration's failure to cut U.S. emissions, a study finds. [News Source]

‘Nature is your lover, not your mother’: Meet ecosexual pioneer Annie Sprinkle.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

The porn star-turned-sex educator is at the vanguard of a new queer movement combining sex and ecology that is all about being at one with the Earth. [News Source]

UK faces sharp rise in destructive wind storms due to global warming.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

The UK is set to reap the whirlwind of climate change with the huge damage caused by wind storms expected to increase sharply, according to new analysis. [News Source]

Climate change is messing with migratory birds’ delicate clocks.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

Spring is arriving earlier in the eastern states and later in the west, disrupting the timing of dozens of songbird species, a new study found. [News Source]

How private airports could warm the climate.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

The federal government's research on privatizing Canada's major airports appears to be missing something important. [News Source]

Under fire, climate scientists unite with lawyers to fight back.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

Lawyers are building networks to respond to attempts to subvert research and threaten scientists in government and academia. [News Source]

Top UK fund manager divests from fossil fuels.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

One of Britain’s biggest managers of ethical funds is to dump £20m of shares in fossil fuel companies in one of the biggest divestments so far because of climate change. [News Source]

Warm Arctic fuels second-warmest April on record.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

An unusually warm Arctic spring fueled the second-hottest April on record globally, with global warming and unusual weather conspiring to shrink sea ice and push up polar temperatures. [News Source]

NY Times’ Stephens can’t see the elephant in the room on climate change.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

Hint: the elephant is the obstructionist political party’s symbol. [News Source]

China, India to reach climate goals years early, as US likely to fall far short.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

While Trump administration rolls back emission controls, the other top emitters are moving quickly to fight climate change by cutting coal and boosting renewables. [News Source]

6 reasons Trump can’t (totally) derail progress on climate.
Tuesday May 16th 2017, 10:00 AM

Falling prices for renewables and a growing sustainability movement from the bottom up have changed the global picture. [News Source]