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Climate Change: Current News

This guide has resources on climate change and global warming.

Current News 2021

Could the financial sector solve climate change as diplomacy stumbles? - Forbes, September 23, 2021

Mortgage market is unprepared for climate risk, says industry report - CNBC, September 23, 2021

Evacuations are admissions of failure - The Atlantic, September 18, September 2021

Scientists created the world's whitest paint. It could eliminate the need for air conditioning - USA Today, September 17, 2021

U.N. report predicts climate catastrophe, absent major action - Yahoo news, September 17, 2021

House panel expands inquiry into climate disinformation by oil giants - The New York Times, September 16, 2021

Biden gets real on climate change - CNN, September 8, 2021

NASA drought research shows the value of both climate mitigation and adaptation - NASA, September 8, 2021

World's top 3 Christian leaders call for 'meaningful sacrifices' to combat climate change - Yahoo News, September 8, 2021

UN climate chief: no country is safe from global warming - ABC News, September 6, 2021

Ida turns NYC into a front line of extreme weather supercharged by climate change - CNN, September 2, 2021

Fires in the Arctic, record sea levels: NOAA report details effects of climate change in 2020 - CNBC, August 26, 2021

Global warming is a threat to U.S. security - Bedford Gazette, August 27, 2021

Why the latest thinking on global warming is setting off alarms - Bloomberg Green, August 11, 2021

'Climate change is going to cost us': How the US military is preparing for harsher environments - Defense News, August 7, 2021

A critical ocean system may be heading for collapse due to climate change, study finds - The Washington Post, August 5, 2021

Climate in the infrastructure bill: a substantial investment in resilience - The New York Times, August 2, 2021

Climate change comes for rich countries - The New York Times, July 21, 2021

European floods are latest sign of a global warming crisis - The New York Times, July 16, 2021

Greenland suspends oil exploration because of climate change - AP News, July 16, 2021

Why climate change threatens your retirement savings - CBS News, July 15, 2021

Dramatic surge in U.S. coastal flooding projected to start in 2030s - SciTechDaily, July 8, 2021

Human body size shaped by climate, evolutionary study shows - The Guardian, July 8, 2021

Northwest heat wave impossible without climate change, study says - NBC News, July 8, 2021

Seafloor microbes hoover up methane, keeping global warming in check - Mongabay, July 8, 2021

Dragonflies are losing their wing color because of climate change, study shows - CNN, July 6, 2021

Heat waves kill people - and clmate change is making it much, much worse - National Geographic, July 1, 2021

U.S. electrical grids are not prepared for climate change - Marketplace, July 1, 2021

Climate change is 'fundamentally' altering Yellowstone's ecosystem - PBS, June 30, 2021

Climate change batters the West  before summer even begins - The New York Times, June 27, 2021

Global warming makes extreme weather a regular event - AXIOS, June 26, 2021

'Worst is yet to come' : disastrous future ahead for millions worldwide due to climate change, report warns - USA Today, June 23, 2021

IPCC steps up warming on climate tipping points in leaked draft report - The Guardian, June 23, 2021

Some Republicans find failure to grapple with climate change a 'political liability' - The New York Times, June 23, 2021

UNESCO: Great Barrier Reef should be listed as 'in danger' - BBC, June 22, 2021

Climate models predicted heatwaves like America's record-breaking weekend - Quartz, June 20, 2021

DOD exercise highlights need to address climate change, its impacts - US Department of Defense, May 17, 2021

Four things to know - and a word of caution - about EPA's climate change indicators website reboot - Union of Concerned Scientists, May 17, 2021

Big Oil is trying to make climate change your problem to solve. Don't let them - Rolling Stone, May 14, 2021

World's oldest cave paintings are fading - climate change may be to blame - Scientific American, May 14, 2021

Cities are woefully unprepared for the havoc of climate change - Mother Jones, May 13, 2021

U.S. has entered unprecedented climate territory, EPA warns - The Washington Post, May 12, 2021

What if space junk and climate change become the same problem? - The New York Times, May 12, 2021

NASA reboots its role in fighting climate change -  Nature, May 7, 2021

NOAA releases new climate 'normals' that are warmer than ever - The Washington Post, May 4, 2021

German High Court hands youth a victory in climate change fight - The New York Times, April 29, 2021

Climate change :a small green rock's warning about our future - BBC, April 28, 2021

200 ways (and counting!) Biden-Harris can combat climate change and create jobs -- the Clean Economy Employment Now (CLEEN) project builds momentum and will accelerate thematic releases of best ideas - PR Newswire, April 28, 2021

Earth is wobbling, and it's probably our fault - Yahoo, April 27, 2021

FACT SHEET: President Biden's leaders summit on climate -, April  23, 2021

Biden, calling for action, commits U.S. to halving its climate emissions - The New York Times, April 22, 2021

What on the agenda for Biden's climate summit, and who's attending? - The New York Times, April 22, 2021

Biden's climate duo of Kerry and McCarthy puts U.S. back in global warming fight - Reuters, April 16, 2021

Biden plans to order climate risk strategy for financial assets - Bloomberg, April 8, 2021

Here's how Biden's $2 trillion infrastructure plan addresses climate change - CNBC, March 31, 2021

How space technology can help protect the planet - World Economic Forum, March 23, 2021

Climate change returns to EPA's website: "It's not optional, it's essential" - CBS News, March 19, 2021

How global warming may eventually lead to global extinction - Greenmatters, March 11, 2021

Global warming could make life in tropics impossible - WebMD, March 8, 2021

Gulf Stream system at weakest in a millennium  due to climate change - Financial Times, February 25, 2021

Frigid weather and global warming - The New York Times February 18, 2021

What climate change will mean for US security and geopolitics - Brookings, February 4, 2021

How climate change my affect your health -The New York Times, February 1, 2021

Climate change is now  national security priority for the Pentagon - DefenseNews, January 27, 2021

Public backs climate change action across the globe, massive U.N. poll finds -, January 27, 2021

A 'nerve center' for climate in the Biden White House - The New York Times, January 20, 2021

On day one, Biden hopes to undo Trump's legacy on climate change. energy policy and more - Fortune, January 20, 2021

The planet s dying faster than we thought - LiveScience, January 15, 2021

UN urges nations to scale up climate change adaptation to avoid major economic loss - CNBC, January 14, 2021

Disasters caused $210 billion in damage in 2020, showing growing cost of climate change - CNBC, January 7, 2021

Many scientists now say global warming could stop relatively quickly after emissions go to zero - Inside Climate News, January 3, 2021

Current News 2020

Power shift in Senate could bring major changes in U.S. science and climate policy - Science, December 6, 2020

Will climate change make animals darker - or lighter? - Science, December 30, 2020

Major climate change measures included in Covid aid bill -, December 28, 2020

How buying stuff drives climate change - State of the Planet, December 16, 2020

The world's rich need to cut their carbon footprint by a factor of 30 to slow climate change, U.N. warns - The Washington Post, December 9, 2020

Many U.S. states are behind on their own climate milestones: report - Yahoo News, December 8, 2020

Another month on a warming planet: record-hot November - The New York Times, December 7, 2020

The mystery of Siberia's exploding craters - BBC Future, November 30, 2020

When autumn leaves begin to fall: as the climate warms, leaves on some trees are dying earlier - Inside Climate News, November 26, 2020

Another victim of global warming: "The Great British Baking Show" - Grist, November 25, 2020

Biden names John Kerry climate envoy - Scientific American, November 24, 2020

We need a National Institute of Climate Change and Health - Scientific American, December 22, 2020

The energy 202: Biden sends signal he is serious about climate change with John Kerry Pick - The Washington Post, November 24, 2020

Arctic animals' movement patterns are shifting in different ways as climate changes - NASA, November 20, 2020

5 things we know about climate change and hurricanes - The New York Times, November 16, 2020

'Past a point of no return' : reducing greenhouse gas emissions to zero still won't stop global warming, study says - USA Today, November 12, 2020

Trump administration official who questions global warming will run key climate program - The Washington Post, November 11, 2020

Climate change will make parts of the U.S. uninhabitable. Americans are still moving there - ProPublica, November 10, 2020

Biden shift on climate change welcomed by world leaders - Financial Times, November 8, 2020

Climate change: US formally withdraws from Paris agreement - BBC, November 4, 2020

By calling climate change 'controversial'. Barrett created controversy - The New York Times, October 15, 2020

The Trump administration is reversing nearly 100 environmental rules. Here's the full list - The New York Times, October 13, 2020

A field guide to the election and climate change - The New York TImes, October 14, 2020

The world's largest tropical wetland has become an inferno - The New York Times, October 13, 2020

China takes up mantle of climate leadership, corporates follow suit - Forbes, September 28, 2020

Energy innovation bill can deliver jobs and climate progress - The Hill, September 28, 2020

Joe Biden wants to make almost every policy a climate change policy - The Wall Street Journal, September 28, 2020

Leaders to the UN: If virus doesn't kill us, climate change will -  New York Post, September 28, 2020

Trump White House recruited climate science critics to work at NOAA - AAAS, September 28, 2020

Why a tidal wave of climate lawsuits looms over the fossil fuel industry - Desmog, September 28, 2020

Big business's undisclosed climate crisis plans - The New York Times, September 27, 2020

Doing something about global warming is cheaper than doing nothing - CleanTechnica, September 25, 2020

Voters want to use climate change policies to rebuild the economy after COVID - Vice, September 23, 2020

Easing fires not as simple as climate change vs. forest work - AP, Se ptember 15, 2020

Fact check: Trump, Biden, Newsom talked climate change - What do scientists say? - The Mercury News, September 14, 2020

The Arctic is shifting to a new climate because of global warming - The New York Times, September 14, 2020

States and cities scramble to sue oil companies over climate change - The Washington Post, September 14, 2020

7 ways you're already paying for climate change - Barron's, September 13, 2020

In visiting a charred California, Trump confronts a scientific reality he denies - The New York Times, September 13, 2020

Scientists are seeing 'an acceleration of pandemics': They are looking at climate change - USA Today, September 10, 2020

President Donald Trump's climate change record has been a boon for oil companies, and a threat to the planet - Inside Climate News, September 1, 2020

There's no containment strategy for climate change - War on the Rocks, September 1, 2020

Choosing a place to retire? Factor in climate change - Forbes, August 31, 2020

Climate is taking on a growing role for voters, research suggests - The New York Times, August 24, 2020

Death Valley reaches 130 degrees, setting records and alarming climate activists - Forbes, August 17, 2020

Greenland ice sheet melted beyond point of no return due to climate change, says study  - Deccan Herald, August 17, 2020

Last decade was Earth's hottest on record, exposing grim reality of climate change - CNN, August 14, 2020

Climate change: Satellites record history of Antarctic melting: Yahoo News, August 10, 2020

How to drive fossil fuels out of the US economy, quickly - Vox, August 6, 2020

Biden calls for 100 clean electricity by 2035. Here's how far we have to go - The Washington Post, July 30, 2020

Climate change will drive people across borders: but the real crisis would be making them stay  - Foreign Affairs, July 29, 2020

Climate change could lead to mass migration as people head north to survive - CBS News, July 29, 2020

Business turns to nature to fight climate change - Financial Times, July 27, 2020

Major new climate study rules out less severe global warming scenarios - The Washington Post, July 22, 2020

There's no quick fix for climate change - The Verge, July 7, 2020

Climate change indicators continue to show a sobering trend - AccuWeather, June 24, 2020

Amazon launches $2 billion fund to invest in climate change - Forbes, June 23, 2020

COVID-19, climate change and the end of baby boomer leadership - Forbes, June 23, 2020

A war against climate science, waged by Washington's rank and file - New York Times, June 15,2020

Earth has hottest May on record, with 2020 on track to  be one of the top 10 warmest years - CNBC, June 5, 2020

Citing an economic emergency, Trump directs agencies across government to waive federal regulations - The Washington Post, June 5, 2020

Climate change is turning the snow in Antarctica bright green. Scientists are able to see it from space - USA Today, May 22, 2020

In a first, renewable energy is poised to eclipse coal in the U.S. - The New York Times, May 13, 2020 

The climate and COVID-19: a convergence of crises - World Economic Forum, April 28, 2020

Strengthen worldwide climate commitments to improve the economy, study finds -  The Guardian, April 14, 202

Will we learn lessons for tackling climate change from our current crisis?- CNN, April 9, 2020

The coronavirus is a preview of our climate-change future - New York, April 8, 2020

Climate change is only going to make health crises like coronavirus more frequent and worse - Business Insider, April 5, 2020

Does coronavirus bring  a new perspective on climate change? - The New York Times, April 5, 2020

U.N. delays international change negotiations - NPR, April 2, 2020

Bill Gates: how the coronavirus pandemic can help the world solve climate change - CNBC, March 31,2020 

Coronavirus: what could lifestyle changes mean for tackling climate change? - CarbonBrief, March 31, 2020

Aggressive action to address climate change could save the world $145 trillion - Yale Climate Connections, March 26, 2020

5 lessons from coronavirus that will help us tackle climate change - Time, March 24, 2020

Climate change: the rich are to blame, international study finds - BBC, March 16, 2020

Coronavirus and climate change - The New York Times, March 11, 2020

The climate changes before your eyes - The New York TImes, March 8, 2020

The young conservatives who believe Greta Thunberg and want to bring Republicans with them - CNN, March 6, 2020

World can avoid catastrophic global warming with climate solutions in hand today - study - Eco-Business, March 5, 2020

Disappearing beaches: climate change could wipe out half of the world's sandy shorelines - NBC News, March 5, 2020

A Trump insider embeds climate denial in scientific research - The New York TImes, March 4, 2020

E.P.A updates plan to limit science used in environmental rules - The New York Times, March 4, 2020

"All hell breaking loose": How the Pentagon is planning for climate change - Vox, February 24, 2020 

Report warns climate change could become 'catastrophic' global, national security threat - MSN, February 24, 2020

Climate change is drying up the Colorado river, putting millions ar risk of  "severe water shortages" - CNN, February 22, 2020

Climate change may doom 1 in 3 species of plants and animals in the next 50 years - CNN, February 21, 2020

JP Morgan economists warn of 'catastrophic' climate change - BBC, February 21, 2020

Revealed: quarter of all tweets about climate crisis produced by bots - The Guardian, February 21, 2020

Jeff Bezos wants to curb climate change via $10B fund - but is money his most powerful tool? - GeekWire, February 19, 2020

Climate change could could wipe out coral reefs by 2100: scientists - The Hill, February 18, 2020

Antarctica's record high temperature: Is it climate change? - USA Today, February 10, 2020

Scientists are using Twitter to measure the impact of climate change - CNBC, February 9, 2020

Deep carbonization: a realistic way forward on climate change - Yale Environment 360, January 29, 2020

Iowans push 2020 candidates to focus on climate change - The Hill, January 30, 2020

Rethinking land conservation to protect species that will need to move with climate change - Science Daily, January 28, 2020

House Republicans caught between Trump and young voters on climate change - Politico, January 26, 2020

Climate change could blow up the economy. Banks aren't ready. - New York Times, January 23, 2020

Big business says it will tackle climate change, but not how or when - New York Times, January 23, 2020

Republicans' climate change plan is BIg Oil's Climate Change plan - The New Republic, January 21, 2020

Weather shows evidence of climate change every day since 2012 - National Geographic, January 21, 2020

Conservative states seek billions to brace for disaster. (Just don't call it climate change). - New York Times - January 20, 2020