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December 16, 2016 Global Warming's Fingerprints Seen in 24 Weird Weather CasesSource: ABC News
A new scientific report finds man-made climate change played some role in two dozen extreme weather events last year but not in a few other weird weather instances around the world.
December 15, 2016 Beijing issues red alert for severely high air pollutionSource: Reuters
Beijing's city government has issued a red alert for severely high levels of air pollution in the Chinese capital, running for five days from Friday evening, the environmental protection bureau said on its official Twitter-like...
December 15, 2016 Is Climate Change Shrinking Glaciers? Likelihood Is 99 PercentSource: Live Science
And a new study found with 99 percent certainty that climate change is driving their retreat, or shrinkage, with the likelihood of any other factor causing such dramatic change estimated at 1 in 100,000, the researchers found.
December 15, 2016 Mysterious "crater" in Antarctica has ominous causeSource: CBS News
A “crater” in Antarctica once thought to be the work of a meteorite impact is actually the result of ice melt, new research finds.
December 14, 2016 Global Warming? Ha! What About Global Cooling?Source: Scientific America
You often hear the claim that all the climate scientists were worried about global cooling back in the 1970's. Now they're talking about global warming. They can't even make up their minds, so why should we listen to anything...
December 14, 2016 Atlantic wave biggest ever recorded by buoySource: BBC
The highest-ever wave detected by a buoy has been recorded in the North Atlantic ocean. The 19-metre (62.3ft) wave happened between Iceland and the United Kingdom, the World Meteorological Organization said.
December 13, 2016 The new Captain Planet? Bill Gates starts $1B fund on climate changeSource: USA Today
Billionaire philanthropist and technologist Bill Gates is set to announce Monday the formation of a new fund with more than $1 billion to invest in technologies aimed at counteracting climate change
December 12, 2016 'I'm very open-minded on environment,' Trump saysSource: Politico
President-elect Donald Trump told “Fox News Sunday” that he is “open-minded” on environmental issues, suggesting that he could greenlight controversial pipeline projects halted by the current administration and at the same time...
December 12, 2016 Wind power key to curbing greenhouse emissions, study findsSource: The Guardian
Energy from windfarms in the UK prevented almost 36m tonnes of harmful carbon emissions in six years, equivalent to taking 2.3m cars off the road, the analysis found.
December 12, 2016 Rare dual polar ice minimum stuns scientistsSource: Reuters
Average Arctic sea ice extent for November set a record low, reflecting unusually high air temperatures, winds from the south, and a warm ocean. Since October, Arctic ice extent has been more than two standard deviations lower...
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