Global groundwater crisis may get worse as the world warms

Mashable: From India to Texas, people are rapidly depleting their valuable stores of groundwater — leading to the possibility that aquifers may be emptied within [...]

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Methane emissions may swell from behind dams

Climate Central: Imagine nearly 6,000 dairy cows doing what cows do, belching and being flatulent for a full year. That’s how much methane was emitted [...]

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Two years on: Sandy inspires storm of climate research

Climate Central: The two years that have passed since Hurricane Sandy crashed into the New Jersey shoreline have not been enough time for scientists and [...]

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Weather Channel backpedals after co-founder said humans aren’t causing climate change

Daily Mail: The Weather Channel has released an official statement arguing that man-made global warming is real, just days its co-founder said it does not [...]

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Toxic chemicals, carcinogens skyrocket near fracking sites

US News World Report: Oil and gas wells across the country are spewing ‚Äúdangerous” cancer-causing chemicals into the air, according to a new study that [...]

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Fracking may release cancer-causing air pollution – study

RTCC: Fracking wells may release cancer-causing chemicals into the air, a community science study has found.
Residents trained to take air quality samples recorded high levels [...]

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Climate change a ‘threat multiplier’ for farming-dependent nations: Report

Reuters: Climate change and food insecurity are “threat multipliers”, and 32 countries dependent on farming face an “extreme risk” of conflict or civil unrest in [...]

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Hot enough? Things are going to get hotter in Australia

Sydney Morning Herald: Australia’s unusually hot and dry weather is set to extend well into summer with the Bureau of Meteorology predicting increased risks of [...]

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New research quantifies what’s causing sea level to rise

Guardian: There have been a number of studies that have come out recently on ocean warming and sea-level rise. Collectively, they are helping scientists coalesce [...]

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Ice Age Extinctions Could Predict Modern Die-Offs

LiveScience: During the last Ice Age, huge mammals roamed North America. Those mammoths, saber-toothed cats and giant sloths disappeared about 12,000 years ago — the [...]

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