Monthly Archives: January 2022

Could Tonga’s major volcanic eruption produce global climate change?

An underwater volcanic eruption near Tonga is visible in this image taken by the Himawari weather satellite and posted on the Japan Meteorological Agency website. TOKYO – Major volcanic eruptions have often resulted in temporary climate changes on a global scale. The eruption of Mount Pinatubo in the Philippines in 1991 would have caused a […]

Mild weather so far in North Texas. Then comes the freezing cold, the winter mix

North Texas will experience mild weather before freezing cold heads into Dallas-Fort Worth later this week. Monday’s highs will reach the mid-60s, with low temperatures in the mid-40s to lower 50s, the National Weather Service in Fort Worth said. There will also be a chance of scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms Monday afternoon in north […]

Danny De Gracia: Enough about climate change. It’s time to act

One of the tragedies of our modern governance system is that we spend more time talking about problems than solving them. We’re great at predicting future threats, but terrible at being ready when the threat actually manifests. This problem is not unique to Hawaii, but has become, in recent decades, symptomatic of a greater malaise […]

Isolated rain, thunderstorm possible over Manipur, Mizoram, Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Here is our latest weather forecast for India National 5-day forecast A trough brings southwesterly winds to northeast India to produce rain or snow with isolated thunderstorms on Monday and Tuesday. Meanwhile, a weak disturbance from the west will produce isolated rain or snow over the western Himalayan region on Monday. A notable weather event […]

Motorsport must help slow climate change

Nico Rosberg is in a race against time. The former Formula 1 champion has moved away from growing industry pressures, including those involving being teammates with Lewis Hamilton, to focus on other pursuits. Like climate change. Rosberg’s schedule remains reserved. Nico Rosberg: “It’s a big deal and motorsport can play a part, as always, in […]

South Florida experiences record high temperatures Sunday morning

Video above: The latest forecast from meteorologists at WPBF 25 News West Palm Beach hit near-record lows on Sunday morning of 37 degrees, making it the coldest morning of the season and in 12 years. Vero Beach equaled its record of 30 degrees, set in 1978. It was West Palm Beach’s coldest beach since 2010, […]

Triad Weather Forecast | wfmynews2.com

Dry to start the new week, a little sweeter too. GREENSBORO, North Carolina — Tonight: Clear and very cold. Bottom 15. Sunday: Partially sunny. Black Ice AM. High 42. Monday: Quite sunny. High 48. Tuesday: Partially sunny. High 52. Wednesday: Partly cloudy. High 55. Thusday: Cloudy. Possible showers. Softer. High 61. As a coastal low […]

Live Updates | Hampton Roads Winter Weather Round Two

13News Now monitors traffic on Hampton Roads during the winter. Here are the latest updates. NORFOLK, Virginia – Editor’s note: The video above is the latest weather forecast from 13News Now. Snow has begun to fall in several parts of Hampton Roads, making driving conditions hazardous. The east coast is expected to experience the heaviest […]

How a record heatwave fueled climate anxiety

As a record-breaking heatwave scorched the Pacific Northwest last summer, anxiety grew with the temperatures. Polls of residents in British Columbia – where the heat in some places exceeded 120 degrees Fahrenheit – suggest the disaster has caused an increase in negative mental health linked to climate change. The results of the surveys, recently published […]

Weekend snowfall ahead of Arctic blast next week – CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – After two bouts of snow this week, all of Colorado will enjoy winter sunshine through the weekend before a series of arctic cold fronts arrive next week. Denver officially received 7.8 inches of snow last week, bringing total snowfall for the season to just over 18 inches. It’s still about 8 inches […]

Oil demand has yet to peak

Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter straight to your inbox, along with the latest news, surveys and additional bulletins on key events Climate action is imperative regardless of oil prices, and market volatility is a strong case for investing in clean, stable energy. But prices affect the calculation of decisions made at all scales, […]

Jonas Wood on ‘Plants and Animals,’ his first LA show in four years – WWD

In his first exhibition in Los Angeles in four years, Jonas Wood presents “Plants and Animals”, on view until March 5 at the David Kordansky Gallery. Originally from Boston, Jonas moved to Los Angeles in 2003 and has since become a big name in the art world. Prolific, displaying his work all over the world, […]

Heather Drake: Preserving Maine’s Biodiversity, Keeping Ecosystems Intact

My son has a book – “At One: In a Place Called Maine” – which is described as a love letter to Maine, describing experiences author Lynn Plourde has encountered across the state. It takes readers to a yard with fawns, Mount Katahdin, cross-country skiing and camping. If people haven’t had a chance to read […]

Rolex 24 will draw thousands to Daytona Beach despite cold weather forecast – WFTV

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Racing fans are counting down to the weekend for an exciting and chilling start to the Rolex 24. The Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway lasts two days. It is expected to attract thousands of fans to the track and to Daytona Beach. WATCH: MPs: Man charged with hate crime after […]

The Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim Tribal Consortium: Protecting Tundra and Sea Ecosystems – The Delta Discovery, Inc.

by the 118 tribes of western and interior Alaska The Arctic-Yukon-Kuskokwim Tribal Consortium (AYK TC) calls on the Department of the Interior (DOI) and the Department of Commerce (DOC) to work with us in the management and conservation of our salmon fisheries and the ecosystems whose they depend. . The AYK TC, comprised of the […]

The climate of the Grampians is changing, how will we adapt? | Bendigo Advertiser

news, local news, Community-led action will be essential for the Grampians region to adapt to climate change, a new five-year strategy reveals. The Grampians Region Climate Adaptation Strategy 2021-2025 was released in December, one of six strategies developed for the state. “Community cohesion and behavior change are necessary for successful adaptation in the region,” the […]

Pain Is Not a Normal Condition – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

If you’re in pain, raise your hand and join the crowd. The journal Pain Management and the Elderly reported last June that “a recent…study funded by the National Institutes of Health found that more than half (53%) of older adults surveyed reported experiencing bothersome pain in the past month; three-quarters of them said they had […]

Reconnecting ecosystems in Australia to restore biodiversity

In the southwestern corner of Australia, there is an ecological hotspot rich in endemic species. The diverse area includes savannas, scrubs, shrubs, woodlands and forests. There are pockets of fragile and ecologically important habitats that are under increased pressure in their isolation from each other. The Gondwana Link organization helps build networks of connectivity to […]

2020 a COVID year of major energy job losses » Yale Climate Connections

The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic caused significant job losses in the energy industry in 2020. But the rate of job loss was very uneven across the wide range of jobs in the sector Energy. Fossil fuel jobs have suffered significant losses, but four energy sectors have managed to increase their workforce: wind, electric vehicles, […]

Winter Olympics will test China’s commitments to climate change

In the summer of 2008, Beijing did what seemed impossible: it brought blue skies to the notoriously polluted city for a month as part of a commitment to tackling pollution for the Olympics. Now, as China prepares for the winter games, the stakes are arguably even higher, as global attention to climate change puts the […]

Weather models disagree on cold February as natural gas futures drop early

Uncertainty over the extent of winter cold through February put downward pressure on natural gas futures in early trading on Tuesday. The February Nymex contract was down 5.6 cents at $3.971/MMBtu around 8:50 a.m. ET. March was down 3.8 cents at $3.837. The European weather model knocked heating demand out of the overnight outlook for […]

British Columbia develops plan to protect drinking water and ecosystems

VICTORIA – Severe drought, wildfires, floods and landslides in British Columbia last year show that responding to climate change requires focusing on water and strengthening the natural defenses provided by healthy watersheds, expert says. “We’ve all learned that the climate crisis is a water crisis,” said Oliver Brandes, co-director of the University of Victoria’s POLIS […]

Climate change: Biden’s next big political bet?

France Media Agency January 25, 2022 | 11:51 a.m. MANILA, Philippines — After a series of setbacks to push his priorities through the deeply divided U.S. Congress, U.S. President Joe Biden may turn his attention to climate change in a bid to save the planet — and his legacy in jeopardy. Last week, the president […]

Snow can affect evening trips

Snow continues through Monday evening in the Pittsburgh area An additional one to two inches of snow is expected in the city of Pittsburgh. Updated: 7:58 PM EST Jan 24, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript THIS IS WHEN TEMPERATURES WILL REALLY FALL INTO THE SINGLE NUMBERS. FOR NOW WATCH THE FLURRIES MOVE THROUGH THE AREA. […]

Thinking and acting globally to solve the climate crisis

Humans have demonstrated a seemingly limitless capacity for innovation. We have domesticated fire, mastered flight, mapped our own genome and invented the wheel, the telescope and the Internet. So why are we so listless, so incompetent to deal with the climate crisis, the greatest existential threat we have ever faced? It is not because we […]

When two ecosystems collided, ichthyosaurs re-evolved the ability to consume large prey

Land contact between North America and South America has long been a source of research. The Isthmus of Panama – the narrow strip of land between the two continents – fully emerged about 3.5 million years ago. It enabled contact between terrestrial mammals of North and South America and led to large-scale invasions of placental […]

In the red and on something vital: the climate cause

We should think win-win, no compromise Regarding “Into the Red: Climate and the Fight of Our Lives”: Thank you for committing to expanding and rethinking your climate coverage in the face of widespread denial and inaction (“A Sharper Focus on the Issue of Our Time “, Page A1, January 20). Climate activists around the world […]

Coming out of the cave: climate change in an election year

On climate change politics, Australia is slowly crawling out of the cave. To mix up the cave metaphor, we moved on to the troglodyte peak. The light pierced the darkness. The troglodytes are always growling and watching, but those who ignore or deny science have waning power. Skeptical language still shapes climate politics. Yet the […]

20 of the best movies shot in winter | Movies

Conjuring up images of snowy landscapes, bare trees and freezing temperatures, wintry weather sets an instant and identifiable tone. It’s no wonder that a number of key movies use this particular season as a constant backdrop. Rarely does the simple use of weather have such an immediate impact as when characters exhale steam as snow […]

Hard times ahead, warns UN secretary

As he begins his second term as UN secretary-general, Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that the world is worse off in many ways than it was five years ago due to the Covid-19 pandemic. 19, the climate crisis and geopolitical tensions that have sparked conflict everywhere – but unlike US President Joe Biden, he believes […]

No new oil and gas lease! Hearing on climate and offshore drilling

By Valerie Cleland At a House Natural Resources Committee hearing this week, committee members focused on the connection between offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico and U.S. climate goals. It’s clear: continuing to lease offshore oil and gas “business as usual” simply doesn’t put us on track to meet our climate goals. Every decision […]

Winter weather advisory in effect for parts of the Chicago area Saturday night – NBC Chicago

A winter weather advisory was issued for parts of the Chicago area Saturday night as snow systems and freezing temperatures are expected to set in. The National Weather Service issued the advisory for the following counties: Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Ogle, Lee, De Kalb, Kane, La Salle, Kendall and Grundy. The advisory will be in effect […]

‘We are basically starting from scratch’: Restoring Finnish river ecosystems | Re-wild

VSjumping into trees isn’t how most people would expect a river restoration project to begin, but Janne Raassina – who deftly uses a chainsaw to cut down four or five designated logs around the Särkkäjoki river in the most remote east of Finland – explains that rotting wood is going to be extremely useful to […]

Tigers ensure the well-being of forest ecosystems: Bhupender Yadav | Nagpur News

NAGPUR: Community dependent on natural resources is an important aspect of tiger conservation, and ‘people’s agenda’ is high on India’s ‘tiger agenda’, says environment minister Bhupender Yadav. “Tigers, the main predators of the ecosystem, are essential for regulating and perpetuating ecological processes. Ensuring the conservation of this large carnivore guarantees the well-being of forest ecosystems, […]

Winter weather | Traffic Updates for Hampton Roads, Virginia

The Virginia Department of Transportation encourages people to stay home and avoid non-essential travel. NORFOLK, Va. – Snow is piling up on roads through Hampton Roads and northeastern North Carolina, making for hazardous driving conditions. Southside, the peninsula, the east coast and northeastern North Carolina are all under winter storm warnings until 10 a.m. Saturday […]

Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner: economy, energy and jobs | News, Sports, Jobs

There are certain demographic and economic trends that have been evident for decades in this region of Appalachia that can be addressed given the opportunities presented by the investment of federal funds now available. Included in these issues are: * The continuing and inexorable trend of population decline and aging (due to the departure of […]

Alabama Impact Day Winter Weather Forecast January 2022

Mornings will be terribly cold in central Alabama for the next few days. Temperatures are expected to dip into the 20s and 20s on Saturday morning. Get the latest forecast in the video above.WINDY, COLDA large high pressure dome at the surface will control our weather for the next few days keeping the area dry […]

Report: Key fishmeal ecosystems could collapse by 2100

melvinlee | Dreamstime.com Climate change and fishmeal overfishing put the East and South China Seas on the brink of collapse Climate change, coupled with overfishing driven by growing demand for fishmeal, could collapse fish populations in the East and South China Seas, which could put further pressure on already tight fishmeal markets. Combined, catches from […]

America’s No. 2 climate diplomat leaves after a year under Biden

Washington – The Biden administration’s second climate diplomat is leaving his government post after a year, US climate envoy John Kerry said on Friday. Jonathan Pershing is a veteran of decades of US government climate efforts, whose work notably helped negotiate the 2015 Paris Agreement under the Obama administration. Pershing had returned to government to […]

Will climate action happen now?

Politicians, journalists and activists all like to use the phrase “last, best chance” when talking about the climate. A sin: The Glasgow Climate Conference is the world’s last and best chance to avert terrible climate destruction. Or: The United States now faces its last and best chance to deal with the climate crisis. It’s a […]

NC Weather: Winter storm warning in effect east of I-95 with snow, sleet forecast for parts of North Carolina

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — Friday is going to be extremely cold all day, with temperatures never rising above freezing. The predicted maximum for Raleigh is 30 degrees. The last time our region experienced a high temperature below 31 degrees was 1,475 days ago on January 7, 2018. This extremely cold weather combined with precipitation means […]

Hourly New Orleans winter weather updates

New Orleans Winter Weather: Hourly Updates Updated: 12:03 AM CST January 21, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript BATH THEM LESS IN COLD WEATHER. MARGARET: BLUE CAME RUNNING INSIDE TODAY. I THOUGHT IT IS WAY TOO COLD. WE HAVE A LITTLE RAIN. THE TEMPERATURES ARE ALREADY GOING DN, OW AND OF COURSE WE HAVE THE WINTER […]

Climate change will force 45% of fish stocks to move by 2100: study

As climate change increases and the oceans warm, it could have a huge impact on the fishing industry due to the displacement of fish populations from one country’s waters to another, according to a new Canadian study. . In a study published Tuesday in the journal Global Change Biology, researchers from the University of British […]

Chance of snow on the Arctic front Thursday Friday

Forecast: Wet weather expected to turn to snow Thursday night amid arctic blast Another flurry of wintry weather is forecast Updated: 3:01 PM EST January 20, 2022 Rainy weather is expected on Thursday before an arctic blast sets in and precipitation turns to snow in the Piedmont triad. WXII 12 News meteorologists said a light […]

Climate Coalition sues Murphy administration for inaction

Climate Coalition sues Murphy administration for inaction Trenton, NJ – EmpowerNJ today sued the Murphy administration for its failure to take enough meaningful action to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the face of an escalating climate crisis and to follow the law of the state and its own policies. Today’s appeal to the Superior […]

Winter weather advisory issued for Delaware Valley as snow may affect Thursday morning commute – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A winter weather advisory is in effect for Philadelphia, surrounding suburbs and northern Delaware from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, and for Upper Bucks, northwestern Montgomery and Berks counties and the Lehigh Valley from 3 a.m. to 11 a.m. READ MORE: 3 hospitalized after shooting in Southwest Philadelphia, police say The […]

New Weather Alert: Storm Will Cause Messy Morning Commute; Here is the latest

A new storm system that is expected to bring accumulated snowfall and cause slippery moving conditions will be followed by the potential for a major northeasterly during an active weather pattern in the region. The fast-moving system is expected to bring widespread snowfall Wednesday night into dawn on Thursday morning January 20. (See the first […]

The world’s farms have reached a ‘breaking point’ » Yale Climate Connections

Nearly 10% of the world’s 8 billion people are already undernourished, 3 billion lack healthy diets, and the land and water resources that farmers rely on are stressed to “a point a break “. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more mouths to feed, warns a new report from the Food and Agriculture […]

Freezing conditions persist in Winston-Salem neighborhoods after wintry weekend weather

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (WGHP) — Ice is the danger right now. Anything that melts during the day refreezes at night. People in a neighborhood near West End Boulevard in Winston-Salem where hills have caused people to slide and slide. “We hiked to the top with the kids and did a bit of sledding so that was […]

Extinct megafauna were “engineers” who shaped the ecosystems of Central and South America

The megafauna includes large animals that are often charismatic. It’s usually the first thing that comes to mind when we think of wildlife conservation. Think elephants, rhinos, giant pandas and tigers. There is also an abundance of extinct megafauna in the fossil record, such as mammoths, saber-toothed cats and giant wolves. Extinct megafauna aren’t just […]

Will it snow in the Northeast? Latest weather forecast for region as Met Office warns of ‘winter showers’

With the weather cooling across the country, thoughts may turn to snow. Freezing conditions would pave the way for snowfall that would have blasted parts of the UK towards the end of the month. Snow is forecast to appear briefly in Scotland before moving south towards northern England and the weather is sure to be […]

In Tajikistan, a new type of deadly climate crisis has already arrived

Bakhton Doniyor, 50, lights a fire with pieces of charcoal and dried manure in the wood-burning stove of his home in Bulunkul, a village in Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region in eastern Tajikistan. Her husband Bulbulov Doniyor, 55, pours instant coffee into a glass cup and kneels at the end of a colorful mop, covered in plates […]

Here’s when the potential wintry weather could hit Austin

CENTRAL TEXAS (KXAN) – After spending all of December well above average, some of us may have been hoping for the warm weather to last all winter. After a few cold spells so far in January, the forecast is coming to fruition this week for what looks to be our longest spell of cold weather […]

Weather Watch: What You Need to Know About Ontario’s Winter Blast

The last: Blizzard warnings are in effect for parts of southern Ontario on Monday, as school boards in several regions decided to either cancel classes or continue remote learning for another day. Environment Canada has issued weather warnings for a southern Ontario broadband, from snow warnings for the Barrie area to blizzard warnings for Toronto […]

Climate change not front and center enough for legislature so far

At the start of the new legislative session, Coloradans got a taste of what state lawmakers are prepared to prioritize. There are many good things: education, public safety and the economy. Sadly, of the 102 bills and resolutions already before the House and Senate, few seem poised to seriously address the root cause of climate […]

EU demand threatens key ecosystems worldwide (WWF)

VSConsumption by the European Union threatens to devastate carbon-rich ecosystems that are not included in measures to combat climate change and biodiversity loss outside the region’s borders, according to WWF. More than half of South America’s Cerrado, the world’s most biodiverse savannah, has been cleared largely because of soybean and beef production, with the EU […]

The Winter Mix Begins To Move Into The Tri-State Area Breaking News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & The Best of NY

Weather in New York: CBS2 1/16 9 p.m. Evening ForecastCBS2’s Vanessa Murdock has your weather forecast for Jan. 16 at 9 p.m. 58 minutes ago NYCHA residents in the Bronx say they have had no hot water for weeksDozens of public housing residents in the Bronx have lived without hot water for weeks. Now many […]

Snow, ice in NC: here is the latest weather forecast for Sunday

Cars drive along I-40 near the Southpoint Mall in Durham, North Carolina on Sunday, January 16. Parts of North Carolina are expected to receive additional accumulations of snow and ice on Sunday. Julia’s wall [email protected] Snow and ice blanket parts of North Carolina on Sunday as a winter storm rolls through the region. Much of […]

Egyptian and UK ministers discuss climate change agenda ahead of COP27

BEIRUT: Internet services were interrupted in Lebanon on Sunday due to diesel shortages, according to the state supplier, adding another essential service to the list of victims of the snowballing economic crisis in the country.Imad Kreidieh, the head of internet service provider Ogero, tweeted that starting Sunday morning, a major station in West Beirut, Al-Mazraa, […]

Mail Tribune 100, January 16, 1922 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The following news was taken from the archives of the Mail Tribune 100 years ago January 16, 1922 NEARLY DEADLY WOOD ALCOHOL FOR THE LOCAL DRINKER His love of alcohol and his inability to procure whiskey or any other type of moonshine led elderly John Mack to court death on Sunday by drinking half a […]

Vancouver storm damages climate change ‘wake-up call’

Damage to Vancouver’s scenic seawall in a storm last week could be a sign of things to come as sea levels continue to rise due to climate change. “We know we are vulnerable,” Ian Stewart of the Vancouver Park Board told CTV National News. “We are looking at…long-term solutions.” In a severe storm on Jan. […]

Tsunami Advisory Issued for Parts of California – Latest NY News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & Best

Tsunami advisory issued for parts of CaliforniaAn undersea volcano off Tonga has triggered tsunami warnings as far east as California. 6 minutes ago Saturday marks 13 years since ‘Miracle On The Hudson’ landedSaturday marks 13 years since the Miracle on the Hudson. 9 minutes ago Hostage taking at the Texas Synagogue, the FBI on the […]

Governors turn to budgets to hedge against climate change

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — With their state budgets overflowing with cash, Democratic and Republican governors want to spend some of the windfall on projects to slow climate change and guard against its consequences, from floods and forest fires to polluted air. Democratic governors such as Gavin Newsom of California and Jay Inslee of Washington have […]

BREAKING: Threat of tsunami on the west coast

A tsunami advisory was issued for the entire west coast this morning! The California Coast, Oregon Coast and Washington Coast are subject to the advisory. Vulnerable areas may be flooded. The advisory was issued after an earthquake and volcanic eruptions in the Tonga Islands. A tsunami has already been realized for parts of the island […]

Climate change will lead to more people with kidney stones: study

Cases of kidney stones can be contained if we are able to reduce the rate of global warming. According to researchers at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in the US, an increase in global temperature and resulting patterns of climate change will increase the number of people struggling with kidney stones. The research, published in […]

Jackson County reports 424 cases of COVID-19 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

OHSU: Public response helps hospitals Jackson County reported 424 new COVID-19 cases Thursday and two more COVID-19-related deaths. A 66-year-old woman died at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center and a 99-year-old woman died at Providence Medford Medical Center. The Oregon Health Authority said the 99-year-old had underlying health conditions, but was still checking Friday to […]

Skiers warn of the dangers of artificial snow

A British skier crashes through a wooden fence on a downhill bend and crashes into a pole, breaking his leg. An American hits a patch of ice at the bottom of a hill and crashes into a fence, breaking one ski and twisting the other, also breaking his leg. Another American, training before a biathlon […]

PA Weather: How much snow will PA get? Latest published estimates

SOUTHEAST PA – Wind chill temperatures hovering around zero. Rain. Snow. Melted snow. It’s all in the forecast this weekend in eastern Pennsylvania as the region prepares for another major winter storm. New accumulations of snow were released on Friday. According to the National Weather Service, 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected along […]

EIT Hub Israel boosts innovation ecosystems

Jan 14, 2022 The State of Israel has officially partnered with Horizon Europe to foster breakthrough innovation. The program offers significant scientific and economic benefits to both Europe and Israel, and harbors immense potential for learning, exchange and collaboration. An example of such an exchange is the Ecosystem Summit organized by the EIT Hub in […]

Here’s how to repay developing countries for colonialism – and tackle the climate crisis | Michael Franczak and Olúfẹ́mi O Táíwò

AActivists who demand global reparations for colonialism and slavery are often accused of asking for the politically impossible. Internationally, however, reparations are more plausible than one might think. Indeed, an international mechanism to transfer resources to the formerly colonized world in a politically feasible way already exists: the policy instrument of “special drawing rights” (SDRs) […]

Human-caused climate change is affecting the sound of our ecosystems, says ecologist

The effects of climate change are often captured in photos and videos, but Bernie Krause is listening. As a soundscape ecologist and founder of Wild Sanctuary, an organization that archives the sounds of the natural world, Krause has been recording the sounds of habitats around the world for decades. His recordings capture the sound of […]

Monitoring of the snow potential from Sunday to Monday

All eyes are on the chance of snow over the holiday weekend. Action Weather Pittsburgh Chief Meteorologist Mike Harvey provided an update late Thursday, saying the trail has the potential for fairly widespread snow to move into the Pittsburgh area starting Sunday after- midday. Click on the video player above to watch the latest predictions […]

Mayor Adams discusses eviction moratorium set to expire Latest News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & Best of NY

Bronx community leaders discuss what’s needed after deadly skyscraper fireCommunity leaders in the Bronx have spoken out in the wake of Sunday’s deadly fire. 3 hours ago Mayor Adams discusses eviction moratorium set to expireMayor Eric Adams makes an announcement on rent relief as New York State’s eviction moratorium expires. 3 hours ago New York […]

David Attenborough’s new show will aim to change public understanding of ecosystems

Sir David Attenborough has said he hopes his latest documentary series, The Green Planet, will “bring back” the importance of plants to the public. The veteran broadcaster, 95, said people’s understanding of plants and their ecosystems hadn’t “keep up” and he was aiming to change that. The new series from the BBC’s Natural History Unit […]

Community Mourns Bronx Fire Victims – Breaking News, Sports, Weather, Traffic & Best of NY

Black comic festival todayThe 10th annual event will be completely virtual this year. 5 minutes ago Men seen beating woman in BronxThe police are looking for the suspects filmed. 8 minutes ago Community mourns the victims of the Bronx fireA memorial has been erected nearby to remember the lives lost. John Dias of CBS2 has […]

Here are the top 3 weather events for Spokane in 2021

Between extreme drought, windstorms and record high temperatures, these events were among the major weather events in Spokane and the northwest interior. SPOKANE, Washington – The Spokane area, eastern Washington and northern Idaho experienced some very memorable weather events last year. A year in which we have not only seen a year of extremes, but […]

BTYSTE attendees address climate issues and Ireland’s threatened biodiversity

An environmentally friendly and inexpensive brown algae electrolyte that can be used in a battery to generate green electricity was developed by two students from Carrigtwohill, Co Cork. The algae acts as an electrolyte and is composed of “abundant, thermostable and biodegradable materials”, allowing the production of renewable electricity in a capacitor which stores energy, […]

Considering the potential for snow on Sunday

Snow could impact the Cincinnati area on Sunday. Cincinnati comes out of the freezer briefly on Wednesday, but the jungle will be frozen again until the weekend playoff game. 48 hours and will pass in the mid 1940’s. Clouds increase Wednesday afternoon, but much of the day is dry. Plan for a more comfortable midweek […]

A Grade 6 Climate Change Perspective | Opinion

Have you ever wondered why days in the middle of winter can make it seem like summer? Climate change is the reason glaciers are breaking, winter is too hot and animals are dying. The planet has a certain temperature to keep us and all living things happy. We get just the right amount of energy […]

Opinion: Want to slow down the climate crisis? Stop wasting food.

Toth is the executive director of the Solana Center for Environmental Innovation, an environmental nonprofit in the San Diego area that focuses on waste, water and soil, and lives in Del Mar. Winters is the Director of Marketing and Development of the Solana Center and lives in San Marcos. Every day, a precious resource is […]

The fires have doubled Australia’s carbon emissions – ecosystems may never absorb them

The bushfire season is once again underway in Australia, where summer has just started. Yet the country is still recovering from the record-breaking wildfires of two years ago that killed at least 33 people, destroyed thousands of homes and burned more than 65,000 square miles of land. How quickly the natural landscape recovers depends on […]

Upper ocean temperatures break records for sixth year, disrupting marine ecosystems

The extent of arctic sea ice has decreased in all seasons (Shaoqing Wang) (CN) – Ocean temperatures around the world have risen for the sixth year in a row. According to a study published Tuesday in the journal Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, scientists from 14 institutes around the world have found that 2021 has broken […]

Weather forecast Alabama january 2022 cold, dry, sunny

Temperatures will remain below normal today with gradual warming for the rest of the week. The next chance for rain doesn’t come until the weekend. Get the latest forecast in the video above. SUNNY, CHILLY Sunny, dry and cold weather expected again today. High temperatures will remain in the upper 40 degrees this afternoon with […]

Germany presents plan to get back on track to climate targets | News | DW

Germany must take immediate action to address a large backlog in climate protection, Economy and Climate Minister Robert Habeck said on Tuesday. The country looks set to miss its next annual climate targets, and Green Party co-leader Habeck wants action taken to get Germany back on its “climate target track”. “Gigantic task” to achieve the […]

Predicting the effects of pollutants on river ecosystems • Earth.com

It is usually not possible to test the impacts of different types of pollutants on biological populations in river systems because these substances can damage the entire ecosystem. Instead, the effects of insecticides, plastic debris, pathogens, chemicals and other toxic substances are tested on individual species under controlled laboratory conditions. Although this approach helps to […]

Disturbances in the west are likely to hit the eastern states today, rain warnings have been issued

New Delhi: As the cold snap continues in most places, a western disturbance is expected to hit the eastern states from Tuesday and cause rainfall over the next few days, according to forecasts from the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). The Met Department had previously issued yellow and orange alerts for the states of Odisha, Jharkhand, […]

ZTAGE partners with WWF to protect threatened ecosystems around the world

Sponsored article featured on aBlogtoWatch by the advertiser While most brands create a watch and then make up a story around the design, ZTAGE takes the exact opposite approach. ZTAGE embraces the stories, people and organizations that change the world, using these stories to inspire watch design. Hong Kong-based ZTAGE was so inspired by the […]

Biden’s climate ambassador resigns from White House

Biden climate ambassador David Kieve, who is husband of communications director Kate Bedingfield, resigns from the White House David Kieve, a longtime Biden climate aide who worked on the 2020 presidential campaign, leaves administration He is married to White House communications director Kate Bedingfield The reasons for leaving are unclear Another senior climate official left […]

Maritime traffic connects Antarctic fragile coasts with ecosystems around the world

Importance The movements of vessels related to fishing, tourism, research and supply expose the Antarctic continent to human impacts. Until now, only rough estimates or industry-specific information have been available to inform evidence-based policies aimed at mitigating the introduction of non-native marine species. The Southern Ocean of Antarctica is home to a unique biota and […]