UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:06:33 +0000

WASHINGTON  — Earth is sick with multiple and worsening environmental ills killing millions of people yearly, a new U.N. report says.

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Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:23:28 +0000

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

EILAT, Israel — As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope: The corals of the northern Red Sea may survive, and even thrive, into the next century.

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Last 4 years hottest on record, UN confirms

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 22:54:29 +0000

Last 4 years hottest on record, UN confirms

The last four years were the hottest since global records began, which the UN said was a “clear sign of continuing long-term climate change.”

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Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt, study warns

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 00:16:22 +0000

Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt, study warns

Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers, the world’s “Third Pole”, could melt by 2100 if global emissions are not sharply reduced, scientists warned.

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University of Iowa student found dead amid chilly weather

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 07:55:00 +0000

University of Iowa student found dead amid chilly weather

The body of a University of Iowa student was found on the campus in Iowa City, and officials said they believe his death was weather-related.

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