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May 4, 2015 5 facts you need to know about Lake Mead’s water crisis

Source: Brookings

This week, the water level in Lake Mead dropped to an all-time low, falling below 1080 feet above sea level for the first time in 78 years. As drought continues to afflict the American West, the dire situation at Lake Mead will...

May 4, 2015 Climate change: the big myths that need to be exploded

Source: The Guardian

The threat to our planet and the lives of billions of people – not to mention big business – has led to wild claims on both sides of the divide. Here are some facts

May 4, 2015 Horribly bleak study sees ‘empty landscape’ as large herbivores vanish at startling rate

Source: Washington Post

The situation is so dire, according to a new study, that it threatens an “empty landscape” in some ecosystems “across much of the planet Earth.” The authors were clear: This is a big problem — and it’s a problem with us, not them.

May 3, 2015 Avian influenza concerns poultry producers throughout the nation

KPC News - HPAI spreads rapidly and has a high death rate in birds. First, the îCenter for Disease Controlî and the U.S. Department of Agriculture report that the current strain, the H5N2 virus, is highly unlikely to...

May 1, 2015 Study Finds Global Warming as Threat to 1 in 6 Species

Source: NY Times

Climate change could drive to extinction as many as one in six animal and plant species, according to a new analysis.

April 30, 2015 California governor orders aggressive greenhouse gas cuts by 2030

Source: Reuters

California Governor Jerry Brown issued an executive order on Wednesday to cut greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent by 2030, a move he said was necessary to combat the growing threat of climate change.

April 30, 2015 Norway's finance minister doubts global warming is man-made, still backs climate policies

US News and World Report - The government's submission refers to the U.N.-sponsored îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî's latest assessment, which concluded that it's "extremely likely" that most of the...

April 29, 2015 Pope Francis and climate change: why Catholic skeptics are so alarmed

Source: CS Monitor

New York — With Pope Francis poised to issue a full-throated call to address the looming threats of climate change this year, conservative Catholic skeptics are crying foul.

April 28, 2015 Vatican climate change summit to highlight moral duty for action

Source: The Guardian

The Vatican is hosting a climate change summit that will focus on the need for decisive action to combat global warming as a moral imperative and Christian duty, especially given its impact on poor people.

April 28, 2015 Study: Global warming has dramatically upped the odds of extreme heat events

Source: Washington Post

It used to be the big debate in climate change circles. Whenever an extreme event occurred — like, say, Hurricane Katrina, or the deadly 2003 European heat wave — the question would immediately arise as to whether it was...

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