Not The Weather Report
Climate change news for Tuesday 22nd of May 2018
"Hellisheidi [power station in Iceland] is not just an accomplished provider of green energy. It is also the site for a scientific breakthrough; an experiment to capture CO2 and turn it into stone - forever"
Photo credit: A Saeberg
Photo credit: KEVIN FRAYER/GETTY IMAGES
"The habitat for black sea bass already is moving north... it is projected to migrate 300 miles farther north by 2100... other species, such as summer flounder, also are projected to shift north... as much as 600 miles for many species... In some cases... 1,100 miles"
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"Sixty global investors on Friday called on the oil and gas industry to do more to tackle climate change, ratcheting up pressure on company boards ahead of several high profile annual shareholder meetings"
Photo credit: see #5 below
"The Urban Heat Island... tends to decrease with increasing temperature in most cities (38/54). This holds when investigating daily variability, heat extremes, and variability across climate zones and is primarily driven by changes in rural areas"
Photo credit: see #6 below
Headline #5 photo: By Marcusroos [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons
Headline #6 photo: By Cnes - Spot Image [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
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