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Climate Change Is Choking the Atlantic Ocean to Death: ‘It’s Losing the Oxygen That Is Vital to Life’

A scientist leading a health check of the Earth’s second largest ocean has warned the Atlantic could run out of breath. Over the course of four years, an international team of researchers from …

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Not all bases factoring extreme weather, climate change into planning, GAO says – Stars and Stripes

Not all bases factoring extreme weather, climate change into planning, GAO says  Stars and Stripes

WASHINGTON — After several bases suffered devastating effects from extreme weather last year, a government report released Wednesday found that the …

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Climate change to reduce ocean wildlife by 17%

Another consequence of higher air temperatures is to thicken the ocean’s top layer of warmer water, which results in oxygen-depleted zones bereft of life, Roberts explained. These “dead zones” are …

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‘We All Owe Al Gore An Apology’: More People See Climate Change In Record Flooding – NPR

‘We All Owe Al Gore An Apology’: More People See Climate Change In Record Flooding  NPR

Research shows more people are linking climate change to extreme weather events, like the ongoing flooding in America’s heartland. Experts are hoping it also …

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How Extreme Weather Is Affecting People’s Opinions Of Climate Change – NPR

How Extreme Weather Is Affecting People’s Opinions Of Climate Change  NPR

An increasing body of research finds people’s beliefs about climate change can be changed by big disasters, like the current flooding across America’s …

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Floods, tornadoes, snow in May: Extreme weather driven by climate change across US – USA TODAY

Floods, tornadoes, snow in May: Extreme weather driven by climate change across US  USA TODAY

Climate scientists say this is only the beginning of what will be decades of increasingly dangerous and damaging extreme weather.

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Octopuses may go blind as climate change pulls oxygen from the ocean

An octopus, named Manolo, before it predicts the winner of a soccer match in Benalmadena, Spain, on June 8, 2012.Jon Nazca / Reuters file SUBSCRIBE By Brandon Specktor, Live Science Turning light …

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Octopuses May Go Blind As Climate Change Sucks Oxygen Out of the Ocean

Turning light particles into visual information is hard work, and your body relies on oxygen to get the job done. This is true whether you walk the land on two limbs or swim through the sea with eight …

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EPA report attributes extreme weather to climate change, despite recent position – Green Car Reports

EPA report attributes extreme weather to climate change, despite recent position  Green Car Reports

The EPA published a report last week advising local governments to start planning for climate change, despite references by the agency’s administrator that the …

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Climate change’s ‘evil twin’ Ocean Acidification (and problem stepchild, Ocean Hypoxia)

However, bad comes with the good – that water has less oxygen and tends to be acidified. Taking decades to travel to the West Coast, this water last touched the atmosphere decades earlier, when CO2 …

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