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Betting on Chaos: Financial Firms Seek to Cash In on Climate Change - Food and Water Watch

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Betting on Chaos: Financial Firms Seek to Cash In on Climate Change
Food and Water Watch
Earlier this month the Financial Times reported that a new climate change prediction market [subscription required] is being created in the United Kingdom. The market, similar to a sports betting book, is the “brainchild” of the financial firm Winton ...


Here Are the US Cities Least Affected by Climate Change - Futurism

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Here Are the US Cities Least Affected by Climate Change
Futurism
Portland is also one of the only cities with a working group tasked with reducing racial and economic inequality as it relates to potential climate-action policies — a key measure of a city's ability to cope with natural disasters and climate change.


Civil servants charge Trump is sidelining workers with expertise on climate change, environment - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Civil servants charge Trump is sidelining workers with expertise on climate change, environment
Los Angeles Times
Interior Department manager Joel Clement figured his new bosses in the Trump administration might disapprove of his climate-change-focused work protecting Alaskan villages from rising seas. But the reassignment slip Clement received in June stunned him ...


The Blacklist's Megan Boone has a new target: climate change - Grist

Grist

The Blacklist's Megan Boone has a new target: climate change
Grist
But that didn't stop her from feeling anxious on a hot day this July when speaking out about climate change. Boone took the podium for a Moms Clean Air Task Force rally in Washington, D.C., clutching a speech she had written herself — and hired a fact ...


Correction: Texas Climatologist-Climate Change story - Idaho Statesman

Correction: Texas Climatologist-Climate Change story
Idaho Statesman
In a story Sept. 22 about warnings by the Texas state climatologist that climate change must force engineers to rethink the design of fail-safe structures, The Associated Press provided an incorrect temperature conversion. An increase of 1.5 degrees ...

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State transportation finance problems could be worsened by climate change, electric cars, report says - The Boston Globe

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State transportation finance problems could be worsened by climate change, electric cars, report says
The Boston Globe
At the same time, the report warns of “emerging challenges” that the state has to be vigilant about: the effect of climate change, which will cost money, and the rise of ride-hailing and the electric car, which could deprive the state of revenues it ...

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Western governors take the lead on climate change - High Country News

High Country News

Western governors take the lead on climate change
High Country News
The governors of California and Washington traveled to New York City last week to send a strong, simple message to world leaders gathered for the United Nation's annual General Assembly. When it comes to acting on climate change, “you can count us in,” ...
Trump, climate change & indecision: A zero-sum gameThe Herald

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Congress is doing nothing about climate change. We asked 8 members why. - Vox

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Congress is doing nothing about climate change. We asked 8 members why.
Vox
Jeff Stein. We've had multiple natural disasters and hurricanes in the last few weeks, and I'm curious why there's no legislation in congress about addressing climate change. I'm wondering why you think that is.


How TV weather presenters can improve public understanding of climate change - Phys.Org

Phys.Org

How TV weather presenters can improve public understanding of climate change
Phys.Org
The Climate Change Communication Research Hub is also involved in creating "climate communications packages" that can be tested with audiences. These are largely based on calendar and anniversary dates, and show long-term trends using these dates ...


Some marine species more vulnerable to climate change than others - Phys.Org

Phys.Org

Some marine species more vulnerable to climate change than others
Phys.Org
The factors that restrict whether fish or shellfish can adapt to climate change include their preferred temperature range, restrictions on their geographic range, how long it takes to reproduce, and specific habitat requirements such as needing kelp or ...

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