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Polar bears could become extinct faster than was feared, study says

Feb 1, 2018 – The Guardian – Polar bears could be sliding towards extinction faster than previously feared, with the…+

2017 was the hottest year yet in the world’s oceans

Jan 28, 2018 – National Geographic – According to researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2017 was the warmest…+

Flooding in Paris

Jan 28, 2018 – The Guardian – Paris remained on flood alert after the Seine burst its banks, leaving streets…+

In less than 3 months, a major international city will likely run out of water

Jan 26, 2018 – CNN – City officials in Cape Town were saying that the day when the taps run…+

Insurers say Canadian weather getting hotter, wetter and weirder

Jan 21, 2018 – Canadian Press – The Canadian Institute of Actuaries has released a report of their analysis of…+

New York City takes on oil industry over climate change

Jan 11, 2018 – Globe & Mail – New York City is taking on the oil industry on two fronts,…+

Plastics pile up as China refuses to take the West’s recycling

Jan 11, 2018 – New York Times – Most of us think that the plastic we put in our blue…+

Deadly California mudslide ‘like Niagara falls’ as hills turn to rivers of debris

Jan 10, 2018 – The Guardian – At least 17 people have been killed, with the death toll expected to…+

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