Global Warming and Climate Change News

Skeptical scientists are lukewarm on Trump.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Scientists who have been combating the prevailing views about climate change for years might find plenty to be giddy about with the new administration. [News Source]

EPA Science Integrity panel says Pruitt’s climate denial is permissible.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

A complaint was filed after Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency administrator said on CNBC that carbon dioxide isn’t a main cause of global warming. [News Source]

Christie rejects tax to subsidize green programs one last time.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Subsidizing energy-efficiency improvements and renewable energy is a fine idea if most people want to do it. [News Source]

Industry to EPA: We want rule ‘fixed, not just gone.’
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Industry has delivered a clear message to the Trump administration during a series of recent closed-door meetings: Don't completely gut the Obama-era Clean Power Plan. [News Source]

Climate shifts aren’t limited to the weather.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Globalization and technology are changing the world, too. [News Source]

Scott Pruitt’s EPA shows disdain for America.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Can the courts make him do his job? [News Source]

If everyone ate beans instead of beef.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

With one dietary change, the U.S. could almost meet greenhouse-gas emission goals. [News Source]

Blistering heat wave threatens Seattle, where only a third have air-conditioning.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

The National Weather Service is predicting “widespread record highs” as a heat wave engulfs the Pacific Northwest. [News Source]

Al Gore presses on with climate change action in the Trump era.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Gore said that even with Trump's decision, the United States could still manage to meet its own commitments under the Paris Agreement. [News Source]

A drying climate threatens Africa’s coffee, but hope remains.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Uganda is pinning its hopes on its most valuable crop, though climate change is an obstacle to overcome. [News Source]

Scientists investigate the bug destroying Canada’s forest products.
Wednesday August 02nd 2017, 10:00 AM

Scientists are monitoring outbreaks of the spruce budworm, an insect that damages trees, in an attempt to better control its spread. [News Source]