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Paris Climate Accord

According to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the goal of the Paris Agreement is to globally fight climate change by implementing actions that will reduce our carbon footprint to keep the global temperature rise below 2 degrees Celsius. 484 more words

Environment

Electric Vehicles, Quo Vadis?

Manish Gautam

Indian government is on a roll. Two years ago at Conference of Parties (COP) 21 at Paris, it surprised the world by setting up its… 655 more words

Global Warming

New York Times: E.P.A. Scrubs a Climate Website of ‘Climate Change’

New York Times: E.P.A. Scrubs a Climate Website of ‘Climate Change’. “The Environmental Protection Agency has removed dozens of online resources dedicated to helping local governments address climate change, part of an apparent effort by the agency to play down the threat of global warming. 38 more words

Tweaks & Updates

This Week in Ice: Oct 15--21

This week, I had the pleasure of hearing Dr. Patricia Yager from the University of Georgia speak at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography. 579 more words

Environment

Rusty Hue

The changing season has taken a very noticeable shift in a short span of days, from brilliant to subdued, in terms of color palette. Last week, the color was electric, but yesterday the landscape looked like someone had unplugged the power and all the trees have begun to rust. 227 more words

Chronicle

Biggest WxClimo Story of 2017...Wildfires.

Fires have been raging across the world this year with unprecedented scope. Major wildfire outbreaks have been notable from tropical rainforests in Africa and South America to the… 133 more words

Photography

Recommended Link: How climate scepticism turned into something more dangerous

I meant to share this Guardian July article by David Runciman some time ago but it somehow slipped through the net. However, I think it makes so many important points, I still need to post a link no matter how late in the day. 720 more words

Civilisation Building