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Scientists unravel the origins of the Southwest's monsoon

4 hours ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by High Country News and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. On an evening in late June, Alex Jimenez, Tucson...
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“The results will be dire”: Extreme heat to impact a quarter of US by midcentury

“The results will be dire”: Extreme heat to impact a quarter of US by midcentury

4 hours ago   |   Grist

In 30 years, counties along the Texas-Mexico border will experience temperatures above 100 degrees Fahrenheit for more than a third of the year. In St. Louis County, Missouri...
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Pipe dreams: Why far-fetched western water projects won't go away

Pipe dreams: Why far-fetched western water projects won't go away

1 day ago   |   Grist

This story is part of the Grist series Parched , an in-depth look at how climate change-fueled drought is reshaping communities, economies, and ecosystems. The California water...
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As rising seas swamp South Carolina's shores, some coastal communities are left unprotected

As rising seas swamp South Carolina's shores, some coastal communities are left unprotected

1 day ago   |   Grist

Bordered by a freeway and flanked by former industrial sites, the coastal community of Rosemont in Charleston, South Carolina, is home to generations of Black families. But as...
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Massachusetts' Republican governor signs far-reaching climate bill into law

Massachusetts' Republican governor signs far-reaching climate bill into law

3 days ago   |   Grist

Massachusetts' Republican governor, Charlie Baker, signed a sweeping climate and energy bill into law on Thursday , approving an array of policies intended to advance the...
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Local authorities, healthcare and climate change

Local authorities, healthcare and climate change

4 days ago   |   My Society

Climate change threatens to have huge impacts on human health and wellbeing. At the same time, the measures local authorities are putting in place through their climate action...
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How NYC's new congestion pricing system will reduce traffic - and cut carbon

4 days ago   |   Grist

New York City has been debating the merits of charging drivers a fee for entering its central business district for decades. Known as “congestion pricing,” it's a strategy that...
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The Arctic is heating up four times faster than the rest of the planet

The Arctic is heating up four times faster than the rest of the planet

4 days ago   |   Grist

It turns out the Arctic is heating up faster than previously thought, according to research out Thursday - four times faster than the rest of the planet. In recent decades...
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Carbon offsets alone won't make flying climate-friendly

5 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by WIRED and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Jet A-1, a straw-colored, kerosene-based fuel used in most big...
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Say hello to our new 1 litre carton

Say hello to our new 1 litre carton

5 days ago   |   Yeo Valley

As organic farmers we know first-hand the impact climate change is having on our planet. The food we eat, and how that food is produced, sourced, packaged and disposed of has...
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Toto Wolff says he has ‘made his peace' with Max Verstappen's controversial title win over Lewis Hamilton

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“The results will be dire”: Extreme heat to impact a quarter of US by midcentury

“The results will be dire”: Extreme heat to impact a quarter of US by midcentury

In 30 years, counties along the Texas-Mexico border will experience temperatures above 100 degrees Fahrenheit for more than a third of the year. In St. Louis County, Missouri... Read more ...

Scientists unravel the origins of the Southwest's monsoon

This story was originally published by High Country News and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. On an evening in late June, Alex Jimenez, Tucson... Read more ...

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Darwin Nunez madness stuns Liverpool given its unprecedented nature in...

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As rising seas swamp South Carolina's shores, some coastal communities are...

As rising seas swamp South Carolina's shores, some coastal communities are left unprotected

Bordered by a freeway and flanked by former industrial sites, the coastal community of Rosemont in Charleston, South Carolina, is home to generations of Black families. But as... Read more ...

Pipe dreams: Why far-fetched western water projects won't go away

Pipe dreams: Why far-fetched western water projects won't go away

This story is part of the Grist series Parched , an in-depth look at how climate change-fueled drought is reshaping communities, economies, and ecosystems. The California water... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi sparks laughter with response to ‘is Trump a crook'

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