Not The Weather Report
Climate change news for Tuesday 17th of April 2018
"How close the world is to a catastrophic collapse of giant ocean currents is unknown, making halting global warming more critical than ever, scientists say... The alert follows the revelation this week that the system is at its weakest ever recorded " .
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"The remains of David Buckel, 60, were found in Prospect Park in Brooklyn... Mr Buckel wrote that he had [used] fossil fuel to symbolise what he said was the damage human beings were doing to the Earth"
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"Using the term “drought” is less scary than “aridification.” However, it’s important for the public to understand what’s going on.... we’re transitioning to a different world, and people need to know that and need to be prepared"
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"January and March winter storms that flooded the East Coast, dumping snow by the foot, accounted for two of the events, according to... the U.S. National Centers for Environmental Information. The third was a tornado outbreak..."
Article #5 photo by: By I, Luca Galuzzi, CC BY-SA 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2689260
Article #6 photo by: By en:National Renewable Energy Laboratory - http://americanhistory.si.edu/powering/images/gallry53.htm, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4817540
Article #7 photo by: McKay Savage
Article #10 photo by: The original uploader was LossIsNotMore at English Wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by Quadell using CommonsHelper., Attribution, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6409744
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