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Global Warming

Examining the impact of coronavirus on climate change

Professor Katharine Hayhoe is one of the leading voices on climate action in North America. In the most recent episode of her Global Weirding webseries — the second in a two-part series — she discusses the impact on and relationship between global warming and human action in the wake of…
bubmag
March 31, 2020
Global Warming

NASA sticks a colossal ice block in NYC in new video

One gigatonne of ice. Image: nasa / JPL-Caltech By Mark Kaufman2020-03-13 16:16:17 UTC 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 polar regions losing into the oceans? NASA uses satellites to diligently measure…
bubmag
March 13, 2020
Global Warming

A Fracking Bailout Is A Terrible Idea

Photo: GettyThe U.S. government definitely has its priorities in order. Apparently, it’s considering using the coronavirus outbreak as an excuse to pour money into fossil fuel companies.The Washington Post reports that the Trump administration is considering kicking money to the beleaguered industry after Saudi Arabia kicked off an oil price…
bubmag
March 10, 2020