Iconic fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has chopped off her famous red locks in the name of climate change. The active environment campaigner is sporting a tight cropped do and has stripped her hair of her trademark bright red dye for ...
Researchers have revived a giant virus more than 30,000 years old, recovered from the permafrost of north-east Siberia. The virus poses no threat to people, although it is considered a giant when compared to other viruses as it is ...
TACKLING climate change and using energy more efficiently can boost the economy and employment, more than 80pc of Irish people believe. But the numbers who believe it is the "most serious problem" facing the world is below the EU average ...
Police have arrested hundreds of people who strapped themselves to the White House fence to protest at the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline. The protesters were mostly college students who participated in a peaceful march that began at Georgetown University ...
Jeff Orlowski's 75-minute documentary follows Balog on his quest to log the melting of the ice, a process which has sped up irrevocably. Balog's time-lapse photography shows the unprecedented recession of the ice in recent history. It can ...
Re: George Will’s March 2 column, “It’s a perfect climate for liberals”: Will’s cynical column makes all kinds of assertions about liberals to paint them as just a bunch of self-serving politicos. Even if all of his ... FULL ARTICLE AT Ventura County Star
Members and supporters of the World Wildlife Fund have been trying to push green energy sources down people's throats since the organization first came into existence. And they are perfectly right in doing so, seeing how, as confirmed by ... FULL ARTICLE AT Softpedia
Washington, DC – During a press conference today, Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), announced the members of a newly formed Senate Climate Action Task Force and discussed their plans ... FULL ARTICLE AT ScienceBlogs
The United Kingdom and China are now clean tech buddies. Thus, the two countries have recently entered a partnership intended to help limit the effects of climate change and global warming by promoting the use of low carbon manufacturing processes ... FULL ARTICLE AT Softpedia
Have you heard about last week's annual investor meeting for Apple? Head honcho Tim Cook told investors who questioned the company's commitment to sustainability to go piss up a rope and dump the stock. Is that a good ... FULL ARTICLE AT Reason
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is a terrible world leader among terrible world leaders: a xenophobic bigot and homophobe, committed to resource extraction economies and the destruction of social programs, who denies climate change. He's planning a visit to ... FULL ARTICLE AT Boing Boing
Source: ACT Alliance Country: World Governments meeting next week to start fleshing out a new climate change agreement must come up with a strong document that firmly halts runaway globally warming, ACT Alliance says. Negotiators in Bonn will sit down ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies have the potential to square continuing fossil fuel use with climate change mitigation. A number of assessments claim that the deployment of these technologies will also lower the cost of achieving climate change targets ... FULL ARTICLE AT Chatham House
Despite the uncertainties surrounding the risks associated with climate change, it is indisputably one of the greatest challenges of our time. Climate finance supports various climate change mitigation and adaptation activities, as well as efforts to enable the transition towards ... FULL ARTICLE AT Eldis
IPCC chair warns that events such as the winter's storms in Britain are increasing in intensity and frequency The heaviest rainfall in 200 years, floods and gales experienced in Britain this winter are a foretaste of what is certain ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Broadcast networks have failed to include scientists skeptical of global warming for years, while including alarmist scientists within the past six months. ABC, CBS and NBC's lengthy omission of scientists critical FULL ARTICLE AT Talk Entertainment
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has sent an urgent letter to government leaders around the world asking them to attend a climate summit in New York in September. Though recent history suggests that the summit’s chances of success are slim ... FULL ARTICLE AT Project Syndicate
Global warming is the increase in the average temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and the oceans since the mid-twentieth century and its projected continuation. Global surface temperature increased 0.74 ± 0.18 °C (1.33 ± 0.32 °F) during the 100 years ending in 2005. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes that anthropogenic greenhouse gases are responsible for most... Full
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