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Urbanites combat climate change with rooftop farms — MSNBC

Urbanites combat climate change with rooftop farms — MSNBC | Global Climate | Scoop.it
A rendering of what the Higher Ground Farm will look like when it gets going. (Image by Recover Green Roofs, via Kickstarter). President Obama brought the issue of climate change out of exile during his State of the Union ...
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New Trends In Climate Change Sweeping The Globe | Sustainable Products and Practices

New Trends In Climate Change Sweeping The Globe | Sustainable Products and Practices | Global Climate | Scoop.it
As Reported by Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The year is shaping up to be a warm one.
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Obama Executive Order Climate Change - Business Insider

Obama Executive Order Climate Change - Business Insider | Global Climate | Scoop.it
As mentioned here before, the US President privately regards the lack of effective action on climate change to be his biggest first-term failure and, prodded by his daughters, has thought “long and hard about the issue” since ...
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Carbon project sows seeds for climate change fight - ABC Local

Carbon project sows seeds for climate change fight - ABC Local | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Carbon project sows seeds for climate change fightABC Local"They've actually been through climate change and they've proven to be resilient to significant changes in climate over the last 200 million years, which is pretty significant.
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Harvard refuses climate change advocates' call to divest its oil and gas stocks - Boston.com

Harvard refuses climate change advocates' call to divest its oil and gas stocks - Boston.com | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Harvard refuses climate change advocates' call to divest its oil and gas stocksBoston.comDespite pressure from climate change activists, Harvard University officials said Friday that it is unlikely the university will divest its holdings in fossil...
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Gore to Obama on climate change: Talk is cheap, it's time to act

Gore to Obama on climate change: Talk is cheap, it's time to act | Global Climate | Scoop.it
It's not just the "fiscal cliff" that may feature a Democratic failure to act, it's climate change too.
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World's oldest trees dying due to climate change: study | The Raw ...

World's oldest trees dying due to climate change: study | The Raw ... | Global Climate | Scoop.it
The study showed that trees were not only dying en masse in forest fires, but were also perishing at 10 times the normal rate in non-fire years. The study said it appeared to be down to a combination of rapid climate change ...
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AFP: Asia's mega-cities 'more vulnerable to disasters'

RT @Oxfam: Asia's cities increasingly vulnerable to natural disasters: poor planning, pop explosion & #climate change http://t.co/qE6yr2de...
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Op-ed: Climate change and the future of coastal communities

Op-ed: Climate change and the future of coastal communities | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Climate change is here, writes Michael Lanza. Parks and communities along the U.S. West Coast, East Coast and Gulf of Mexico are vulnerable to immense changes as the climate continues to change.
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'Big shift' seen in US position at Doha climate talks

'Big shift' seen in US position at Doha climate talks | Global Climate | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama's envoy to UN global warming talks signaled flexibility on paving the way for a new treaty by 2015, saying he's open to a discussion on the issue of fairness over how nations tackle climate change.
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The United States must lead on climate change — before it's too late ...

"If the richest country in the world, which has been the biggest cumulative polluter, refuses to lead, you could hardly expect poorer countries to do so." —Joe Romm.
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Doha: Deal still within reach as final countdown begins

Doha: Deal still within reach as final countdown begins | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Agreements in the balance on Kyoto Protocol and climate aid, but nations express willingness to engage (#UN climate change talks progressing- time running out though! Will there be an angreement to move us fwd from #Kyoto?
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Endangered Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise and Water Turns Acidic | PBS NewsHour | Dec. 5, 2012

Endangered Coral Reefs Die as Ocean Temperatures Rise and Water Turns Acidic | PBS NewsHour | Dec. 5, 2012 | Global Climate | Scoop.it
In addition to negative consequences caused by overfishing and pollution, coral reefs face another major existential threat: increased acidity from warming oceans.
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Unity College to incorporate climate change into all aspects of curriculum - Bangor Daily News

Unity College to incorporate climate change into all aspects of curriculum - Bangor Daily News | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Unity College to incorporate climate change into all aspects of curriculum
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“It feels like it's really kind of codifying our mission on climate change and science,” Pyles said of the new curriculum initiative.
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Climate change and the burden of proof : TreeHugger

Climate change and the burden of proof : TreeHugger | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Why should those of us in favor of addressing climate change be responsible or convincing others that the world needs saving?
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Draft climate change report leaked online: IPCC - Cosmos

Draft climate change report leaked online: IPCC - Cosmos | Global Climate | Scoop.it
CosmosDraft climate change report leaked online: IPCCCosmosGENEVA: A major report on climate change being compiled by the United Nation's climate science panel was on Friday leaked online in what appeared to be an attempt by a climate sceptic to...
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CLIMATE CHANGE: When adaptation does not work | Africa Water-Sector News & NEPAD Southern African Network of Water Centres of Excellence

CLIMATE CHANGE: When adaptation does not work | Africa Water-Sector News & NEPAD Southern African Network of Water Centres of Excellence | Global Climate | Scoop.it
CLIMATE CHANGE: When adaptation does not work - #Africa #Water http://t.co/sHx771F4...
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Doha climate change deal clears way for 'damage aid' to poor nations

Doha climate change deal clears way for 'damage aid' to poor nations | Global Climate | Scoop.it
EU, Australia and Norway also sign up to new carbon-cutting targets as fortnight-long conference in Qatar closes (RT @guardianeco: Doha #climate change deal clears way for 'damage aid' to poor nations http://t.co/9KGr4kMt...)...
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Domestic Ambition: A Key Ingredient to Tackling Climate Change | WRI Insights

Domestic Ambition: A Key Ingredient to Tackling Climate Change | WRI Insights | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Domestic Ambition: A Key Ingredient to Tackling Climate Change http://t.co/JWiwSiBi @TaigaCompany #climatechanged...
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India tests ways to help farmers cope with climate...

India tests ways to help farmers cope with climate change “ India tests ways to help farmers cope with climate change (via The Christian Science Monitor) Like… ” View Post shared via WordPress.com (Photo: India tests ways to help farmers cope with...
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Denmark takes the lead in combating climate change - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

Denmark takes the lead in combating climate change - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Denmark takes the lead in combating climate changeMinistry of Foreign Affairs of DenmarkThe ambitious Danish energy agreement drafted earlier this year is one of the main reasons why Denmark has jumped from rank 9 to 1 in this year's Climate Change...
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Eldis - Indigenous knowledge and climate change

Eldis - Indigenous knowledge and climate change | Global Climate | Scoop.it
RT @ewenlb: RT @blaneharvey: How does Indigenous Knowledge help in responding to climate change?
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Climate Change Risk Looms as 2 Degree Limit Now Unlikely | The ...

Climate Change Risk Looms as 2 Degree Limit Now Unlikely | The ... | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Limiting global average temperatures to within 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels is now considered With global greenhouse hitting a record high in 2011 and 2012 on track to break that record, the prospects of ...
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Will Philippines negotiator's tears change our course on climate change?

Will Philippines negotiator's tears change our course on climate change? | Global Climate | Scoop.it
John Vidal: At the COP18 climate talks in Qatar, the lead Filipino delegate broke down as he appealed to the world: 'no more delays, no more excuses' (Filippijnse onderhandelaar: "We cannot go on like this.
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World's Largest Mining Company Admits Climate Change Is Real ...

World's Largest Mining Company Admits Climate Change Is Real ... | Global Climate | Scoop.it
Yes, you read that right: climate change. You gotta love the irony. Not only is this major coal company acknowledging that climate change is real, but they're investing in protections against the effects of said climate change ...
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