Leadership of powerful new climate change committee named
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 () The Government has announced the leadership of a powerful new committee on climate change.The Interim Climate Change Committee will be chaired by David Prentice, former chief executive of infrastructure firm Opus International Consultants.The...
Glaciers in the Antarctic are being melted from below by a newly discovered process that adds to fears over rising sea levels and climate change. A study revealed a previously undocumented process where melting glacial ice sheets change the ocean in a way that further accelerates the rate of ice melt...
[Daily Trust] Debilitating climate change could make Nigeria's economic productivity to decrease by 11 percent in two years, two new reports have revealed. allAfrica.com - AfricaAlso reported by •SFGate •New Zealand Herald •Science Daily •Seattle Times
Animal species with males who compete intensively for mates might be more resilient to the effects of climate change, according to new research. Science Daily - ScienceAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
In his joint address to Congress, French President Emmanuel Macron called out lawmakers and President Trump for prioritizing the coal industry over action on climate change, and for leaving the Paris.. Source: HuffPost Politics -
French President Emmanuel Macron extolled the Franco-American relationship on multiple fronts. But he issued a stern warning about the need to address climate change during his address to a joint.. Source: Wochit -
The family that created Tabasco Sauce is now fighting for the survival of the business. But they're not only fighting competitors--they're fighting Mother Nature. The McIlhenny family runs its business.. Source: Wochit Business -
The Environmental Protection Agency announced yesterday that it will now define wood as a “carbon-neutral” fuel for many regulatory purposes. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt made the announcement at.. Source: Wochit News -
New York Times op-ed columnist Ross Douthat takes a critical look at Pope Francis, and a series of reforms he's enacted, in a new book titled, "To Change the Church." He joins Elaine Quijano on CBSN's.. Source: CBS News -
California has bounced from its worst drought ever, to record flooding to devastating wildfires, and now a new study says it will only get worse over the next several decades. Mary Lee reports... Source: CBS 5 SF KPIX -