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US to plant 1 billion trees as climate change kills forests
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Biden administration on Monday said the government will plant more than one billion trees across millions of acres of burned and dead woodlands in the U.S. West, as officials struggle to counter the increasing toll on the nation’s forests from wildfires, insects and other manifestations of climate change. Destructive fires […]
Climate change: Potential to end humanity is 'dangerously underexplored' say experts
Credit: CC0 Public Domain Global heating could become “catastrophic” for humanity if temperature rises are worse than many predict or cause cascades of events we have yet to consider, or indeed both. The world needs to start preparing for the possibility of a “climate endgame.” This is according to an international team of researchers led […]
Hidden Menace: Massive methane leaks speed up climate change
Hidden Menace: Massive methane leaks speed up climate change By MICHAEL BIESECKER and HELEN WIEFFERING LENORAH, Texas (AP) — To the naked eye, the Mako Compressor Station outside the dusty West Texas crossroads of Lenorah appears unremarkable, similar to tens of thousands of oil and gas operations scattered throughout the oil-rich Permian Basin. What’s not […]
St. Louis and Kentucky floods: How climate change intensified them - The Washington Post
In the natural world, water is controlled by absorption into soils and evacuation into streams and rivers. Man-made measures to regulate water include culverts and storm drains. But these systems have limits, depending on their design and location, and the intensity of the rain. Once these systems are overwhelmed, water begins to run off in […]
Penguins are slow to evolve, making them vulnerable to climate change
Sliding down snowy Antarctic slopes and zipping through frigid waters, penguins seem perfectly suited to their environment. But the charismatic birds weren’t always flightless aquatic acrobats: Evolving from flying to swimming demanded an almost entirely new set of skills, body shapes, and functions. Now, new research uses an unprecedented combination of fossil records and genomic […]
What's in the Manchin-Schumer tax hike and climate change bill? | Fox News
‘Special Report’ host Bret Baier unpacks the U.S. economy as the country enters recession and Democrats’ move forward on a major spending bill. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! After more than a year of “Build Back Better” talks, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Joe Manchin Wednesday announced an agreement on […]
Critics Shred Biden for Showing Up in 'Gas-Guzzling' Motorcade to Warn About Climate Change
President Joe Biden is facing criticism for the logistics of his trip to Massachusetts to deliver a speech where he labeled climate change an emergency. On Wednesday, the president traveled to the site of a former coal-powered plant in Massachusetts to speak about climate change. He also signaled that he may take executive action to […]
Startup CO2Rail Is Building Trains That Capture Carbon Dioxide Out of the Air to Fight Climate Change
Eric Bachman and Geoffrey Ozin will be the first to tell you that they are unlikely bedfellows. Bachman, the scion of a railroad family that’s been in the business since the late 19th century, and Ozin, a nanochemistry researcher with a day job at the University of Toronto, seem to have little in common. Interviewed […]
Biden must 'stop the fall in gasoline prices,’ set $5 gallon minimum to combat climate change: Bloomberg op-ed | Fox News
Fox News host Tucker Carlson torches President Biden’s environmental policies that benefit China on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight.’ NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Bloomberg opinion published a piece Wednesday calling for President Biden to increase gas prices, intentionally and forever, in order to hasten a transition to alternate forms of energy. The op-ed, […]
Al Gore compares climate change deniers to botched law enforcement response in Uvalde massacre | Fox News
Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former Vice President Al Gore made a stunning comparison, saying climate change skeptics are similar to the law enforcement officers who botched the response to the mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. “Climate deniers […]