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Climate Change Drives Collapse Of Baby Corals In Great Barrier Reef

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Tue, 04/09/2019 - 6:39pm

The deadly back-to-back bleaching events that hammered Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in 2016 and 2017 led to a collapse in the recruitment of new corals, severely affecting the ecosystem’s ability to recover from the devastation.

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Oil Giants Invest $110 Billion In New Fossil Fuels After Spending $1 Billion On Green PR

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Sun, 03/24/2019 - 7:11pm

Meanwhile, those firms are projected to spend just $3.6 billion on low-carbon investments, such as biofuels and renewables, according to a new analysis that Influence Map, a British nonprofit that analyzes corporate influence on climate policy, derived from industry data and numbers buried in company disclosures.

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Students are striking for action on climate change — a truancy everyone should applaud

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Thu, 03/14/2019 - 7:04pm

Consider this a note explaining why one of us will be absent from school on March 15 — and why everyone else should applaud this truancy.

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Destruction from sea level rise in California could exceed worst wildfires and earthquakes, new research shows

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Wed, 03/13/2019 - 9:08pm

In the most extensive study to date on sea level rise in California, researchers say damage by the end of the century could be far more devastating than the worst earthquakes and wildfires in state history.

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Here’s why Arnold Schwarzenegger and Kevin de León are teaming up on climate change

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Sat, 03/09/2019 - 3:39pm

Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, a Republican, is joining forces with an influential Democrat to tackle one of California’s biggest problems: pollution from cars and trucks.