On climate change, much work is needed to save our globe

Daily Star: A crack in a house’s foundation, if not repaired, can continue to grow, ultimately destabilizing the structure and rendering it uninhabitable. Its occupants [...]

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Scientists identify deforested idle land as source of Indonesia “haze” fires

Reuters: A month after Singapore was shrouded in a thick haze produced by Indonesian fires in June 2013, scientist David Gaveau went to the source [...]

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Americans have a moral obligation to tackle climate change now

Oregonian: My children’s names are Aaron and Norah. Aaron is a somewhat serious 9-yr-old who likes to build things and tease his sister. Norah is [...]

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Rich nations have moral duty to help island nations as climate change shifts weather patterns

Sydney Morning Herald: Small island nations, particularly those in the Pacific, are already experiencing “extreme effects” from global warming, and rich nations including Australia have [...]

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Changing global diets is vital to reducing climate change

PhysOrg: A new study, published today in Nature Climate Change, suggests that – if current trends continue – food production alone will reach, if not [...]

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Sea-level surge at Antarctica linked to icesheet loss

Agence France-Presse: Sea levels around Antarctica have been rising a third faster than the global average, a clear sign of high meltwater runoff from the [...]

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‘Ban Fracking in North Carolina’

Stokes News: An occasionally raucous crowd of nearly 450 sent a message to Raleigh Monday: Ban Fracking in North Carolina.
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Obama Opened Floodgates Offshore Fracking

Ring of Fire: In little-noticed news arising out of a recent Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and gas lease held by the U.S. Department of [...]

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Pests Pose Increasing Risk to Food Security

Climate News Network: Coming soon to a farm near you: just about every possible type of pest that could take advantage of the ripening harvest [...]

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What I didn’t say to Gov. Scott about climate change

Tampa Tribune: I recently joined fellow climate scientists in a meeting with Gov. Rick Scott to discuss the threat climate change poses to our state. [...]

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