Climate scientists warn time is running out to prevent global environmental collapse

By Michael Edwards Updated 14 Nov 2017, 6:30am PHOTO: The paper depicts a bleak future world ravaged by climate change. (Reuters: Jason Lee) RELATED STORY: Record global CO2 emissions predicted for 2017 after 3-year plateau RELATED STORY: Government to keep renewable energy targets despite Trump concerns MAP: Australia Time is running out to prevent a global environmental collapse — that’s the stark Read more about Climate scientists warn time is running out to prevent global environmental collapse[…]

‘Time is running out’: World scientists give humanity second warning on worsening threats to planet

In a letter signed by over 15,000 scientists, the community urged moving to more environmentally sustainable alternatives to prevent “widespread misery and catastrophic biodiversity loss”. Updated: Nov 13, 2017 22:04 IST Twenty-five years after global scientists issued a “warning to humanity” about dangers to the environment, a new update released on Monday says most of Read more about ‘Time is running out’: World scientists give humanity second warning on worsening threats to planet[…]

What is the Doomsday Clock and Why Does it Matter?

The Doomsday Clock has been moved closer to midnight, from three minutes to two and a half minutes Posted in Wire, Thursday 25 January 2018 By EMILY REYNOLDS The Doomsday Clock has moved closer to midnight, from two-and-a-half minutes to two minutes. In announcing the decision, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists cited “the failure of President Trump and other Read more about What is the Doomsday Clock and Why Does it Matter?[…]

Sierra Club on Paris Agreement Withdrawal: “A Historic Mistake”

WASHINGTON – Today, it was widely reported that Donald Trump intends to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Agreement. According to the terms of the Agreement, no country can begin the withdrawal process until three years after the Agreement enters into force. The Agreement, which entered into force on November 4, 2016, has been Read more about Sierra Club on Paris Agreement Withdrawal: “A Historic Mistake”[…]

Climate Change

http://www.dogonews.com/ Two weeks ago representatives from 196 countries arrived in Paris to resolve one of the world’s most pressing problems — Climate change. On Saturday, December 12th, the group emerged victorious with the first ever globalaccord in the fight against global warming — One that U.S. President Obama hailed as the “turning point for the Read more about Climate Change[…]