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How Will Your City Be Impacted by Sea Level Rise and Climate Change?

What will happen when Greenland’s Petermann glacier finally begins melting at a rapid rate? What about portions of Antarctica? The natural assumption is that sea levels will begin to rise, but now, scientists believe that there are strong variances in how cities will be affected. Researchers Eric Larour, Erik Ivins and Surendra Adhikari recently came …

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The Earth Keeps Warming, So What Are We Doing About It?

If it felt like August was particularly warm, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has confirmed your suspicions. New data shows that the average temperature in August was 61.74 degrees Fahrenheit, which was .09 degrees warmer than the old August record of 2015. Furthermore, it was the 16th consecutive month of record-breaking heat. Overall, this …

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The State of the Climate Report has Been Published, and It Doesn’t Look Good

The latest edition of the “State of the Climate” report has been published, and the results don’t look good. Every year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration gauges the health of the planet in its report. This year’s edition shows that greenhouse gas concentrations, global surface temperatures, sea surface temperature, global upper ocean heat content, …

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Antibiotic-Infused Livestock May Be Speeding Up Global Warming

If you think that your meat-eating ways have nothing to do with global warming, think again. A study published in the Proceedings of The Royal Society B indicate that antibiotics, which are commonly used in livestock to improve animal health, could be contributing to the abundance of greenhouse gas emissions. But let’s back up for …

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