This year has not only been one of the coldest in Chicago, it is also one of the few places on the entire planet that was colder than average this year. Read More: 2014 Chicago Has Been Coldest In 110 Years « CBS Chicago.
Lake Erie’s water temperature at the end of November fell to 40 degrees. Read More: Lake Erie temperature at end of November was the coldest in decades – City & Region – The Buffalo News.
Perhaps unable to convince older Americans of the severity of global warming, President Barack Obama is hoping to have better luck with the next generation by turning to the classroom. Read More: Obama Administration to Launch Global Warming Education Initiative – US News.
Singer Barbra Streisand took to Twitter Tuesday night to attack the Senate’s best-known climate change skeptic. Streisand slammed Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) for his views on global warming after reading an article published Tuesday in Mother Jones that included comments made by the senator in 2009 at the United Nations climate change convention in Copenhagen. […]
More than one-quarter of Americans are climate change sceptics, according to a new report released by the Public Religion Research Institute. These deniers don’t believe that the planet Earth’s climate is changing, even though 97% of scientists believe it is. When asked why they don’t believe, the sceptics’ most common response was that they […]
With limited time still in power, President Barack Obama is staking his final two years on climate change, pushing the issue to the front of his agenda as he seeks to leave an imprint on the world that will endure after he’s gone. Read More: Obama stakes final 2 years on climate change – Yahoo […]
Cold, bitter, frigid, arctic blast and of course polar vortex are words we are all hearing a lot of this week. You might be wondering, is this really THAT cold? The answer is maybe, but it depends where you are and how you look at the statistics. Read More: Dry & Cold Into The Weekend, […]
In a historic climate change deal, U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced both countries will curb their greenhouse gas emissions over the next two decades. Read More: US and China reach historic climate change agreement – CNN.com.
Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday the U.S. and China must work together to stave off a global catastrophe from climate change. He appealed for greater cooperation between the two world powers despite strains between them over cyber theft and maritime security. Kerry heads to Beijing this week, to set the stage for […]
Panelists at a National Academy of Sciences event on the health risks to humans posed by climate change called Tuesday for an end to all greenhouse gas emissions. “Emissions have to go to zero,” said Anthony Janetos, professor of Earth and Environment at Boston University, told the event in Washington D.C., which brought together […]