What scares me about the climate crisis is that we don’t know how bad things really are | Roger Harrabin

A digital billboard displays the temperature in downtown Phoenix.

OROver the last few decades, climate scientists have made great strides in understanding the future climate. But after the last few weeks of extreme heat and devastating flooding, it’s clear that while climate models have provided good information on rising temperatures overall, they can’t be sure of the level of destruction each notch on the … Read more

Vermont was seen as a climate paradise. This summer has complicated that picture. – VTDigger

A man in a plaid shirt standing on a street.

Zack Porter at the intersection of Main Street and State Street in Montpelier on Wednesday, July 18, 2023. Photo by Glenn Russell/VTDigger In 2018, Zack Porter moved from Missoula, Montana to Vermont. Porter, executive director of a small regional forest conservation nonprofit, grew up in New England but lived out West for about 15 years. … Read more

Globe Climate: Cowboys face the threat of climate change

Globe Climate: Cowboys face the threat of climate change

If you are reading this on the web or someone has forwarded this newsletter to you by email, you can subscribe to Globe Climate and all Globe newsletters Here. Good afternoon, and welcome to Globe Climate, a newsletter on climate change, the environment and resources in Canada. A team of researchers has traveled to Axel … Read more

From extreme heat to wildfire smoke, how summer camps are adapting to climate change – National | globalnews.ca

From extreme heat to wildfire smoke, how summer camps are adapting to climate change - National |  globalnews.ca

Nadia Clendon loves camp so much that she only answers to her summer camp name Potamus even while at home. We do Sandy Beach Park for Potamus, said the 15-year-old. And we garden for Potamus. Nadia is autistic. His mother, Jana El-Guebaly, said Nadias lives every summer meet friends and participate in activities it means … Read more

Why climate change activists have failed to get public support

Raging wildfires in eastern Canada sent huge plumes of smoke across North America this summer.  Environmentalists are loudly suggesting that smoking is evidence of a changing planet, even as progressives insist their agenda is being silenced.

Opinion From Kevin D. Williamson July 22, 2023 | 10:00 in the morning The fires raging outside Athens this summer are just one reason why environmentalists are sounding louder alarms than ever, even as many activists insist their messages don’t resonate with voters. ap We’re hearing even more than usual about climate change this summer … Read more

Financial sector fails to estimate climate risk, say two groups in UK – Inside Climate News

Financial sector fails to estimate climate risk, say two groups in UK - Inside Climate News

The financial sector fails to grasp the risks of climate change to its clients and to the global economy, which has undermined the urgency to act to reduce those risks by cutting emissions. This was stated by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries in the UK, which released a report this month, The Emperor’s New … Read more