Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Oceans #ThePlanet #Trending

Great Barrier Reef experiencing most widespread bleaching on record due to climate change

Mark Eakin, coordinator for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Coral Reef Watch program, described the event as ‘unprecedented’ and ‘truly disturbing’​ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/great-barrier-reef-bleaching-climate-change-australia-a9451326.html Droolin’…

Continue Reading... Great Barrier Reef experiencing most widespread bleaching on record due to climate change
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Environment #Oceans #Storms #ThePlanet #Tornado #Trending #Weather

Tornado and hurricane seasons could be worse this year due to abnormally high sea temperature

Southern US states have seen unusually warm weather so far this year Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/tornado-hurricane-season-high-sea-temperature-gulf-mexico-a9440331.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

Continue Reading... Tornado and hurricane seasons could be worse this year due to abnormally high sea temperature
Posted in ! #Headlines #Cars #ClimateChange #Energy #Environment #EPA #FossilFuels #Government #Newsfeed #Obama #People #Political #Politics #Trump

Obama urges voters to ‘demand better’ after Trump rolls back fuel standards

Former President Obama on Tuesday urged voters to “demand better” of the government after the Trump administration rolled back a key Obama-era fuel standard intended…

Continue Reading... Obama urges voters to ‘demand better’ after Trump rolls back fuel standards
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Corruption #Environment #Greed #Money #Politics #Pollution #ThePlanet #Trending #Trump #TrumpLiesMatter

'Trump's presidency is for enriching his corporate polluter friends': President set to gut Obama vehicle rule that tackled emissions and pollution

Opponents say the president is driven by the desire to undo Mr Obama’s work and the decision will kill several hundred more Americans a year…

Continue Reading... 'Trump's presidency is for enriching his corporate polluter friends': President set to gut Obama vehicle rule that tackled emissions and pollution
Posted in ! #Headlines #Arctic #ClimateChange #Mashable #Science #TechNews #ThePlanet

Even after a frigid winter, Arctic sea ice is still really low

Large parts of the U.S. experienced a pretty wimpy winter this year, thanks to cold air staying parked over the Arctic.  This made for a…

Continue Reading... Even after a frigid winter, Arctic sea ice is still really low
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #CoronaVirus #People #Trending #WorldNews

Greta Thunberg says it's 'extremely likely' she has coronavirus

Activist says her symptoms highlight why it’s essential that young people stay at home Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/greta-thunberg-coronavirus-news-infection-video-twitter-symptoms-a9422691.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

Continue Reading... Greta Thunberg says it's 'extremely likely' she has coronavirus
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Environment #FossilFuels #Gizmodo #Government #Money #Politics #Republicans #TechNews #ThePlanet

Indiana Is About to Bail Out the Coal Industry for Some Reason

Indiana’s General Assembly fast-tracked a bill on Tuesday that will make it harder to shut down coal-fired power plants. The Indiana bill would delay shutdowns…

Continue Reading... Indiana Is About to Bail Out the Coal Industry for Some Reason
Posted in ! #Headlines #Antarctica #ClimateChange #Mashable #NYC #Science #TechNews #ThePlanet #Video

NASA sticks a colossal ice block in NYC in new video

The greatest masses of ice on Earth, in Antarctica and Greenland, aren’t just melting — this melt is accelerating.  How much ice are these critical…

Continue Reading... NASA sticks a colossal ice block in NYC in new video
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Energy #Environment #FossilFuels #ThePlanet #Trending

Carbon emissions fall at fastest rate in 30 years as electricity sector moves away from coal

Governments must still ‘dramatically accelerate’ transition to renewable energy to keep global warning at 1.5C, analysts warn Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/electricity-generation-coal-power-renewable-energy-climate-crisis-ember-report-a9387491.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

Continue Reading... Carbon emissions fall at fastest rate in 30 years as electricity sector moves away from coal
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Travel #Trending #UK

High-speed train travel between UK and Europe 'saves 60,000 flights a year'

‘We are fully committed to expanding international high-speed rail links between the UK and the rest of Europe,’ says transport secretary Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/hs1-high-speed-train-flights-co2-carbon-footprint-uk-europe-a9378246.html Droolin’ Dog…

Continue Reading... High-speed train travel between UK and Europe 'saves 60,000 flights a year'
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Conservation #MentalHealth #ThePlanet #Trending

How can we cope with climate change anxiety?

Our planet is heading towards a global environmental catastrophe and we must stay motivated to make a difference no matter what the future holds, says…

Continue Reading... How can we cope with climate change anxiety?
Posted in ! #Headlines #Australia #ClimateChange #Gizmodo #Oceans #TechNews #ThePlanet

The Great Barrier Reef Faces Third Mass Bleaching Event in Five Years

Australia’s forests burned over the summer, but now its underwater ecosystems are in trouble, too. The Great Barrier Reef is facing some severe stress due…

Continue Reading... The Great Barrier Reef Faces Third Mass Bleaching Event in Five Years
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #ThePlanet #Trending #Weather #WorldNews

Britain sees wettest February on record as Storm Jorge brings further flooding and strong winds

There are 90 different flood warnings in place across the UK Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/storm-jorge-flooding-floods-uk-wettest-february-strong-winds-a9366816.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

Continue Reading... Britain sees wettest February on record as Storm Jorge brings further flooding and strong winds
Posted in ! #Headlines #Australia #ClimateChange #ThePlanet #Trending #WorldNews

Australian summers a month longer and winters shorter as climate crisis hits, study finds

Hottest season extended by half, study finds, as country recovers from catastrophic fires Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/australasia/australia-summer-winter-climate-crisis-fires-temperature-report-a9367366.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

Continue Reading... Australian summers a month longer and winters shorter as climate crisis hits, study finds
Posted in ! #Headlines #Antarctica #ClimateChange #Environment #ThePlanet #Trending #Weather #WeirdNews

Antarctica snow turns 'blood red'

Scientists say red coloured snow reflects less sunlight and causes ice to melt faster Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/red-snow-antarctica-research-station-ukraine-algae-climate-change-a9361091.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

Continue Reading... Antarctica snow turns 'blood red'
Posted in ! #Headlines #Alaska #Arctic #BusinessNews #ClimateChange #FossilFuels #Gizmodo #Money #Politics #TechNews

Largest Bank in the US Will Stop Funding Fossil Fuel Extraction in the Arctic National Wildlife Refugee

The largest bank in the U.S. will no longer fund drilling in the Arctic, according to its newly released its environmental and social policy framework….

Continue Reading... Largest Bank in the US Will Stop Funding Fossil Fuel Extraction in the Arctic National Wildlife Refugee
Posted in ! #Headlines #California #ClimateChange #Lifestyle #Trending

California bill aims to legalise human composting as climate-friendly option

Process breaks a body down into soil using wood chips, alfalfa and straw Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/human-composting-bill-soil-california-washington-legalise-climate-recompose-a9357506.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with…

Continue Reading... California bill aims to legalise human composting as climate-friendly option
Posted in ! #Headlines #Aviation #ClimateChange #TechCrunch #TechNews #TechnologyNews #ThePlanet #Travel

Boom says its supersonic XB-1 aircraft test program will be “fully carbon neutral”

Commercial aviation isn’t typically the place to look if you’re after carbon-light initiatives. Jet fuel isn’t generally very green, and airplanes burn a lot of…

Continue Reading... Boom says its supersonic XB-1 aircraft test program will be “fully carbon neutral”
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Colorado #TechNews #ThePlanet water

Climate change is drying up the Colorado River

Enlarge / The shores of Lake Mead, faded from previously higher water levels. (credit: Chris Richards / Flickr) In 2014, the Colorado River reached the…

Continue Reading... Climate change is drying up the Colorado River
Posted in #ClimateChange #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #Protest #Trending

College in turmoil over Jane Fonda visit for anti-war protest anniversary

The commemoration remembers the four students killed by the National Guard at the university in 1970 Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/jane-fonda-speech-kent-state-university-may-4-1970-a9352046.html Indie Brew found this story and shared…

Continue Reading... College in turmoil over Jane Fonda visit for anti-war protest anniversary
Posted in ! #Headlines #ClimateChange #Trending

Scientists create world's first 'climate-positive' gin using garden peas

Each bottle results in a carbon footprint of -1.54kg carbon dioxide Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/climate-positive-gin-peas-scotland-arbikie-distillery-angus-a9344666.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

Continue Reading... Scientists create world's first 'climate-positive' gin using garden peas