Climate Today - November 21th 2020

Climate change devastated dinosaurs twice | The Daily Star,

Forests support jobs and encourage biodiversity, but face threats,

Op-Ed: ‘Game Over’ climate change research gets massive flak,

Europe, US 'climate guardian' satellite to monitor oceans,

Some stirring examples of 'blunt' talk on climate » Yale Climate Connections,

Indian Teen Wins Children's Climate Prize for Inventing Solar-Powered Iron,

Climate change is making winter ice more dangerous,

NASA launch Saturday: A satellite that will track Earth's sea level rise is ready to go - CNN,

Xcel Energy-Colorado wants to offer rebates on electric vehicles as part of its plan to get more of them on the roads,

Deep Frozen Arctic Microbes Are Waking Up - Scientific American


1119 2020

Kew celebrates 20th anniversary of 'Noah's Ark for plants' | Daily Mail Online,

New Tree Equity Score Drives Home the Important Role of Trees in Creating Social Equity and Minimizing Climate Change Impacts in Cities,

The Climate Threat From Arctic Methane Releases -,

The 'war on coal' is over. The next climate battle has just begun,

I Am Greta isn’t about climate change. It’s about the elusiveness of sanity in an insane world | Countercurrents,

EGEB: Solar industry presents wish list to Joe Biden, Congress - Electrek,

Greenland is melting: we need to worry about what’s happening on the largest island in the world,

Greenland's glaciers could lose more ice than previously thought, raising concerns for sea level rise,

A Biden presidency doesn’t need a Green New Deal to make progress on climate change | TechCrunch,

389-day Arctic research mission brings urgent call for climate action


1117 2020

Jeff Bezos names first recipients of his $10 billion Earth Fund,

Recent climate extremes have driven unprecedented changes in the deep ocean,

Anuna de Wever Is the 19-Year-Old Belgian Activist Taking a Global Outlook on the Climate Crisis | Vogue,

What's the impact of melting ice on rising sea levels? | Euronews,

Group calls for focus on transportation forms that don't contribute to climate change,

Trump’s Rushed Arctic Drilling Plans ‘Lock in Climate Chaos’


1114 2020

America's forest sector is ready for climate action and rural America can benefit,

Climate Scientists Debunk 'Point of No Return' Paper Everyone's Freaking Out About,

As the Oceans Warm, Hurricanes Stay Stronger Longer - Scientific American,

'I Am Greta' director explains the 'extreme hatred' the young climate activist has received online,

Solar CEO is relieved the next president isn't a climate denier,

Climate change warning: Arctic rivers melting sea ice from the inside 'Very alarming' | Science | News |,

Architects are designing for the new climate reality,

It Just Hit 49 Degrees in the Arctic Circle. It's November.


1112 2020

Earlier springs could cause common bird species to become extinct by end of the century, scientists warn | The Independent,

Virtual reality forests could help understanding of climate change | EurekAlert! Science News,

Carbon From Arctic Permafrost Could Be Released More Easily Than Thought, New Research Shows | The Weather Channel,

Climate activists urge Attenborough to pass the mic on Insta | Reuters,

Reaching UK net zero target cheaper than we thought, says climate adviser,

Chinese glaciers melting at 'shocking' pace, scientists say,

Marshall Islands could be lost to sea level rise by 2080: Researchers,

Arctic Wildlife Are Shifting Their Behaviors Due to Climate Change | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine


1110 2020

Extinct human species evolved rapidly to survive a period of climate change 2 million years ago | Daily Mail Online,

Coastal permafrost more susceptible to climate change than previously thought | NSF - National Science Foundation,

3 actions Biden can take to protect our oceans | TheHill,

‘Hypocrites and greenwash’: Greta Thunberg blasts leaders over climate crisis | Environment | The Guardian,

Global Concentrated Solar Power Market Report 2020 -,

Alarming satellite pictures show Chinese glaciers melting due to global warming | Daily Mail Online,

NASA Watches Sea Level Rise from Space, and its Centers' Windows – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet,

GM Plans To Hire 3,000 Workers To Build Environmentally Friendly Electric Vehicles—Including A Brand New $100,000 Hummer,

Climate change warning: Arctic rivers melting sea ice from the inside 'Very alarming' | Science | News |


1107 2020

Species more likely to die out with rapid climate change,

Widest trees dominate carbon storage in Pacific Northwest forests, study shows -,

Climate change could trigger epidemics: malaria, dengue, zika, smallpox and pathogens from Siberian permafrost — MercoPress,

'Chill Donald! Chill!': Greta Thunberg Turns Trump's Words to Her Against Him,

Solar stocks drop as election dims prospects for pro-climate policies,

Melting of Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice Shelf at 40-year record high, study says | The Independent,

As climate disasters pile up, urgent support needed on frontline,

Climate is changing Arctic wildlife habits; unique international study – RCI | English


1005 2020

World's fish scientists appeal for action to reduce greenhouse gases,

The biggest trees capture the most carbon: Large trees dominate carbon storage in forests,

Multidisciplinary team to lead €10.4 million project, 4-OCEANS | EurekAlert! Science News,

Oil giant Shell tries to hand off the climate-change fight to consumers and gets roasted by AOC, Greta Thunberg and thousands more - MarketWatch,

Glass shortage threatens solar panels needed for climate fix, East Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times,

BBC Learning English - 6 Minute English / Melting ice sheet: Is it too late?,

Sea-level rise will have complex consequences | EurekAlert! Science News,

Electric Vehicles Market: key Vendors, Trends, Analysis, Segmentation, Forecast to 2020-2026 - MarketWatch,

Norway’s Supreme Court Hears Rights Challenge to Arctic Oil Drilling - The New York Times


1103 2020

Greta Thunberg Hears Your Excuses. She Is Not Impressed. - The New York Times,

Boats keep striking right whales, and they’re almost extinct because of it |,

Climate crisis: Global temperature rise of 2C ‘would release billions of tonnes of soil carbon’ | The Independent,

Solar power pioneer to sink £4m into rewilding Scotland after company sale | The Scotsman,

Researchers: Antarctic ice sheet is primed to pass irreversible climate thresholds,

Australia, the climate can't wait for the next federal election. It's time to take control,

First drone goes flying to the North Pole on a climate mission | The Seattle Times


1031 2020

After decades of abuse, oceans could offer a climate change solution - Los Angeles Times,

Greta Thunberg takes climate strike online again as Sweden's COVID-19 cases mount,

Climate change: You've got cheap data, how about cheap power too?,

As climate change escalates, voters face a choice: deregulate or re-regulate,

Sea-level rise challenges can be met by atoll communities | University of Hawai? System News,

Climate Point: COVID-19 relief money used to subsidize fracking,

"Insanely Warm" Arctic Ocean Waters Are Delaying Freeze-Up and Pouring Heat Into the Atmosphere | Discover Magazine


1029 2020

Climate change drives plants to extinction in the Black Forest in Germany -- ScienceDaily,

Climate change: China's forest carbon uptake 'underestimated',

Alaska’s Coastal Permafrost Is More Vulnerable Than We Thought,

This new ocean-mapping satellite will help us all understand the impacts of climate change | Space,

Once-Jailed Veteran Climate Activist Gets Back to Work Thanks to Greta Thunberg,

Energy Matters: Changes in the solar landscape | Lewiston Sun Journal,

Beaches can survive sea-level rises as long as they have space to move -- ScienceDaily,

Biden Climate Plan Would Supercharge EVs And Renewable Power,

OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Ford, GM scientists knew in 1960s that emissions caused climate change: report | TheHill,

Climate scientists throw cold water on 'Arctic methane bomb' report


1027 2020

Natural debate: Do forests grow better without our help?,

Thawing permafrost called a threat to the world – RCI | English,

How Greta Thunberg helped sue five countries,

Entire State of South Australia Powered by Solar Energy for 1 Hour in World First,

Not Wars But Climate Change Will Alter The World Map in The Next 100 Years - Scientist | Al Bawaba,

Researcher proposes sea-level rise global observing system,

Key player in war on climate change? The Pentagon (Opinion) - CNN,

A heatwave in Siberia this summer has resulted in higher ocean temperatures, preventing the formation of sea ice in the fall. | IFLScience,

Japan steps up climate ambition with 2050 net zero emissions goal | New Scientist,

U.K. Carmakers Warn No-Deal Brexit May Undermine Climate Goals


1024 2020

Climate change may have driven early human species to extinction | New Scientist,

Regenerated forests offset 12% of carbon emissions in Brazilian Amazon in 33 years | EurekAlert! Science News,

Coastal permafrost more susceptible to climate change than previously thought,

Our Oceans Have Gotten Much More Stable, Which Sounds Great. It Isn't.,

Biden's clean energy pledge fuels solar stocks,

Researcher: Electric Cars Aren’t the Answer to Climate Change


1023 2020

Forests and climate change –,

If Past Is a Guide, Arctic Could Be Verging on Permafrost Collapse - Scientific American,

Climate activist Greta Thunberg shows support for Biden in rare political tweet | Reuters, Greta Thunberg mocks Barrett for not having 'views on climate change',

How Coal-Loving Australia Became the Leader in Rooftop Solar - The New York Times,

Two solar farms set to be constructed in East Texas,

Melting glaciers threaten catastrophic consequences for humanity - World Socialist Web Site,

Photos reveal the extent of melting ice in the Arctic - Business Insider,

Arctic sea ice isn't freezing in October for the first time on record,

Scientists return from Arctic with wealth of climate data