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Climate Change Is Already Making People Sicker
<h5>Climate change<span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;"> </span><span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;float: none;">is a central issue at this year’s</span><span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;"> </span>United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)<span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;float: none;">, with multiple high-level meetings on the issue happening amid several devastating natural disasters.</span>​</h5>
Sep 22, 2017
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Advocates blame oil giants for climate change, call Chevron No. 1 culprit
<h5>As scientists worry that climate change is stoking deadly hurricanes in the Atlantic and punishing wildfires in the West, a new study seeks to drive change by casting blame, connecting global warming to a roster of 90 companies topped by Bay Area-based Chevron.</h5>
Sep 18, 2017
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Sachs: Big Oil will have to pay up, like Big Tobacco
<h5>Here is a message to investors in the oil industry, whether pension and insurance funds, university endowments, hedge funds or other asset managers: Your investments are going to sour. The growing devastation caused by climate change, as seen this month in Texas, Florida and the Caribbean, are going to blow a hole in your fossil-fuel portfolio.​<br/></h5>
Sep 18, 2017
941 Views
Deadly Irma Nears Florida as Insurers Face ‘Nightmare’ Scenario
<h5>Hurricane Irma was strengthening ahead of an all-but-certain collision with southern Florida after <a href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/terminal/OVVOLE6K50XV" title="Hurricane Irma Devastates Island Where Trump Mansion Is for Sale" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener" style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;vertical-align: baseline;">devastating</a> the Caribbean islands and threatening to become the most expensive storm in U.S. history.<br/></h5>
Sep 11, 2017
955 Views
These Climate Engineers Suck CO2 Out of the Atmosphere and Sell It
<h5>More than a decade into their friendship, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher can’t decide which of them is the thinker and which is the doer. They met in 2003 during their first week as undergraduates at ETH Zurich, a Swiss technical university, where they studied engineering and quickly bonded over their shared loves for mountain climbing and beer.<br/></h5>
Sep 05, 2017
1040 Views
California is home to 8 of the 10 cities in America where air pollution is worst
<h5>A combination of unfortunate topography, a large population, and the realities of worsening climate change makes California cities some of the worst places to breathe air in America.</h5>
Aug 16, 2017
2085 Views
How the climate crisis could become a food crisis overnight
<h5>In the summer of 2010, Russia faced a severe drought, a heat wave and a series of catastrophic wildfires, destroying a third of the country’s wheat harvest. Half a year later, the Arab Spring began.</h5>
Jul 28, 2017
961 Views
Delays ahead: Heat waves to disrupt air travel
<h5>As if air travel wasn't already stressful enough, last month American Airlines was forced to cancel dozens of flights from Phoenix when temperatures of nearly 120 degrees made it too hot for smaller jets to take off.</h5>
Jul 19, 2017
1101 Views
Earth faces "biological annihilation" in sixth mass extinction, scientists warn
<h5>Over the last half-billion years, scientists say there have been five mass extinction events on Earth in which a wide diversity of species on this planet suddenly died off. Now, there's growing evidence that a sixth mass extinction is unfolding, according to scientists who track species around the globe. <br/></h5>
Jul 17, 2017
915 Views
Downtown Los Angeles shatters 131-year-old heat record
<h5>The mercury soared to 98 degrees Saturday afternoon in Downtown Los Angeles—shattering one of LA’s oldest daily heat records.<br/></h5>
Jul 11, 2017
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