“Adults claim that they are doing something about climate. But look what a mess they leave for young people!”

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Dec 012017
 

James Hansen and his granddaughter, Sophie Kivlehan, gave a wonderful and inspiring speech at the COP23 in Bonn
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No, NASA Antarctica study didn’t discredit climate change science – PolitiFact

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Nov 212017
 

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No, NASA Antarctica study didn't discredit climate change science
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The public has been misled by climate change advocates about the real reason behind the melting of Antarctica's western ice sheet, claims the website American News. "BUSTED: NASA Accidentally destroys every climate change advocate by exposing …
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Antarctic landscape insights keep ice loss forecasts on the radarScience Daily
These are the melting glaciers that might someday drown coastal …Alaska Dispatch News
ChicagoNow (blog) –SBS –BBC News
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United States Stands Alone & Isolated As Syria Commits To Paris Climate Agreement

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Nov 082017
 

Reports from the UN climate conference, COP23, currently being held in Bonn, Germany, Syria announced that it will be committing to the Paris Climate Agreement, a move which will leave the United States as the only country to remain unsigned. 
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HSBC Pledges $100 Billion Through 2025 To Combat Climate Change

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Nov 072017
 

Global financial services company HSBC has announced that it will provide $ 100 billion in sustainable financing and investment by 2025 in an effort to combat climate change and support sustainable growth in its local communities. 
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Extreme weather has already cost the US $350 billion — and climate change is going to add to the bill – The Verge

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Oct 252017
 

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Extreme weather has already cost the US $ 350 billion — and climate change is going to add to the bill
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Extreme weather events like hurricanes and wildfires have already cost the US more than $ 350 billion over the last decade, and climate change is only going to make things worse, according to a new government report released today. The study by the …
Extreme Weather, Climate Change Costing Taxpayers Billions …NBCNews.com
Extreme Weather Has Cost US Taxpayers $ 350 BillionDaily Beast
Severe weather has cost the US government $ 350 billion since 2007 — and climate change could make it much worseBusiness Insider
The Weather Channel –Los Angeles Times –MIT Technology Review –New York Times
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Climate change and extreme weather driving migration – Phys.Org

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Oct 112017
 

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Climate change and extreme weather driving migration
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Dr Wesselbaum is particularly interested in the effects of temperature and weather-related disasters, and how migration responds over time to changes in its driving forces. Including temperatures and disasters is important, as research has shown that

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Antarctica: Return of the Weddell polynya supports Kiel climate model – Phys.Org

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Sep 302017
 

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Antarctica: Return of the Weddell polynya supports Kiel climate model
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Currently, winter has still a firm grip on Antarctica. At this time of the year, the Weddell Sea usually is covered with a thick layer of sea ice. In spite of the icy temperatures in the region, satellite images depict a large ice-free area in the

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How climate policy can mitigate extreme weather’s economic toll – Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

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Sep 262017
 

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How climate policy can mitigate extreme weather's economic toll
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Harvey and Irma have brought front and center the high costs of extreme weather-related disasters. While the damage is still being assessed, Harvey's could cost as much as $ 200 billion, making it the most expensive natural disaster in U.S. history
UAE Press: Extreme weather must spur fight against climate changeMENAFN.COM

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OU biology prof outlines climate impacts on Antarctica – Athens NEWS

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Sep 252017
 

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OU biology prof outlines climate impacts on Antarctica
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This means that for the ice fishes in Antarctica, life as they know it is changing forever, according to Crockett. She explained that ice fishes are ectotherms, or coldblooded animals, and their body temperature matches the outside environment. To

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