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To Fully Mitigate Climate Change, We Need to Curb Methane Emissions

To Fully Mitigate Climate Change, We Need to Curb Methane Emissions The Build Back Better legislation, now in the Senate, would include programs to reduce methane output It’s been more than two months since the House of Representatives passed the Build Back ...

To Fully Mitigate Climate Change, We Need to Curb Methane Emissions

To Fully Mitigate Climate Change, We Need to Curb Methane Emissions The Build Back Better legislation, now in the Senate, would include programs to reduce methane output It’s been more than two months since the House of Representatives passed the Build Back ...

Did We Just Blow Our Last, Best Chance to Tackle Climate Change?

Did We Just Blow Our Last, Best Chance to Tackle Climate Change? In mid-2020, after the pandemic had settled in, I wrote in a TIME cover story that the stars had aligned to make 2020 and 2021 the “last, best chance” to keep the world from experiencing the ...

Analysis: Read these 5 things about the climate crisis

Read these 5 things about the climate crisis More succinctly, these stories reflect that Earth has warmed nearly 1.5 degrees Celsius over pre-industrial levels, a threshold scientists have suggested is when the worst impacts of climate change will begin to occ...

Did We Just Blow Our Last, Best Chance to Tackle Climate Change?

Did We Just Blow Our Last, Best Chance to Tackle Climate Change? In mid-2020, after the pandemic had settled in, I wrote in a TIME cover story that the stars had aligned to make 2020 and 2021 the “last, best chance” to keep the world from experiencing the ...

Climate change emergency cannot be solved by disintegrating democracies

Climate change emergency cannot be solved by disintegrating democracies President Biden’s climate agenda was launched with hopes, prayers and the expectation of leadership to all world democracies, like a glorious ship set on a maiden voyage: the SS Biden. T...

Greta Thunberg says it’s ‘strange’ Biden is considered a leader on climate change

Greta Thunberg says it’s ‘strange’ Biden is considered a leader on climate change Climate activist Greta Thunberg said it was “strange” that President Biden is considered a leader in climate change and questioned his role in tackl...

Climate change: Storm clouds gather after COP26

Climate change: Storm clouds gather after COP26 2021 was a momentous year for climate change. As well as a host of extreme, destructive events influenced by rising temperatures, the past 12 months have seen unprecedented political engagement on the issue, culm...

10 Images That Explain What to Expect From Climate Change

10 Images That Explain What to Expect From Climate Change Although carbon emissions in early 2020 plunged thanks to COVID-related lockdowns around the world, they rebounded quite quickly. As we near the end of 2021, many economies are starting to see carbon em...

From floods and wildfires to inaction and urgency: These are the top climate and weather stories of 2021

From floods and wildfires to inaction and urgency: These are the top climate and weather stories of 2021 (CNN)The climate crisis took a catastrophic toll across the globe in 2021. From the Arctic to Louisiana and to China’s Henan province, signs that cli...

Can using seaweed to feed cows help slow climate change? Scripps Oceanography scientist thinks so

Can using seaweed to feed cows help slow climate change? Scripps Oceanography scientist thinks so Cows have become the latest culprits of global warming, scientists say. Seaweed, of all things, could help change that. Cows emit a lot of methane, which is consi...

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Street protesters understand climate change crisis more than politicians do

Street protesters understand climate change crisis more than politicians do From what I witnessed at COP26, governments are not willing to do enough COP26 has come and gone, but what emerges from the climate change summit will be with us today and tomorrow. Fi...

US: More threats, more desperate refugees as climate warms

US: More threats, more desperate refugees as climate warms WASHINGTON (AP) — The Earth’s warming and resulting natural disasters are creating a more dangerous world of desperate leaders and peoples, the Biden administration said Thursday in the federal gov...

Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says

Earth has 11 years to cut emissions to avoid dire climate scenarios, a report says The current rate of greenhouse gas pollution is so high that Earth has about 11 years to rein in emissions if countries want to avoid the worst damage from climate change in the...

Ocean’s climate change ‘buffer’ role under threat

Ocean’s climate change ‘buffer’ role under threat Researchers studying the ocean at depths of up to 6km have found that climate change has a “worrying” effect on its ability to lock away carbon. The latest discovery comes from the...

This is what the world looks like if we pass the crucial 1.5-degree climate threshold

This is what the world looks like if we pass the crucial 1.5-degree climate threshold There’s one number heard more than any other from the podiums at the United Nations climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland: 1.5 degrees Celsius. That’s the global cl...

Humanity needs to ditch coal to save itself. It also needs to keep the lights on.

Humanity needs to ditch coal to save itself. It also needs to keep the lights on. (CNN)On a quiet Sunday morning, an ear-splitting roar reverberated across the English village of Eggborough as four giant concrete cooling towers imploded and crashed to the grou...

The Cost of Climate Change: Home matters

The Cost of Climate Change: Home matters As the COP26 summit continues, CNET focuses on ways that climate change is impacting homeowners and prospective buyers. As climate change increases the frequency and severity of storms and our weather patterns change, h...

Climate change and real estate: The new calculus for homebuyers

Climate change and real estate: The new calculus for homebuyers How we value homes — and how we buy them — is evolving. There’s a new wild card in the housing market that’s giving some prospective buyers pause: the costs of climate chan...

These otherworldly photos convey climate change’s effects on Arctic regions

These otherworldly photos convey climate change’s effects on Arctic regions What are we losing, in terms of our spiritual connection to the land, as the climate rapidly changes? This is the question Ella Morton seeks to answer with her project, The Disso...

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