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  1. Climate Change
    22 Oct, 2017
    Climate Change
    October 12, 2017 issue of Nature had several articles on Climate Change: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7675_supp/full/550S53a.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7675_supp/full/550S62a.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7675_supp/full/550S54a.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7675_supp/full/550S59a.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v550/n7675_supp/full/550S66a.html
  2. Community Matters: As Clean Power Plan is gutted, Congress must step in to price carbon
    17 Oct, 2017
    Community Matters: As Clean Power Plan is gutted, Congress must step in to price carbon
    Community Matters: As Clean Power Plan is gutted, Congress must step in to price carbon By Mark Reynolds / Guest Column Posted at 8:47 AMUpdated at 9:01 AM    In its zeal to undo the legacy of our 44th president, the Trump administration is now undoing the future of our children and grandchildren by repealing the Clean Power Plan, a policy designed to reduce the heat-trapping emissions that make our climate more and more inhospitable. How inhospitable? We’ve gotten a frightening glimpse of an
  3. Climate Change Could Dampen Argentina’s Recovery
    06 Oct, 2017
    Climate Change Could Dampen Argentina’s Recovery
    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-19/climate-change-could-dampen-argentina-s-recovery Climate Change Could Dampen Argentina’s Recovery The breadbasket is getting soaked. By Jonathan Gilbert September 19, 2017, 5:15 AM CDT From Pg 35, Spetember 25, 2017 Bloomberg Businessweek Flooded soybean fields in Santa Fe, Argentina, on Jan. 20, 2017. PHOTOGRAPHER: LEO LIBERMAN/BLOOMBERG “It’s like being at war.” That’s how Luciano Pieruci, a 26-year-old farmer describes his battle against
  4. The Economic Case For Climate Action In The United States News
    03 Oct, 2017
    The Economic Case For Climate Action In The United States News
    https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-09/hhw-tec092717.php PUBLIC RELEASE: 27-SEP-2017 The economic case for climate action in the United States Weather events intensified by climate change and health costs due to fossil fuel burning stunt US growth HOFFMAN & HOFFMAN WORLDWIDE IMAGE: THE TABLE SHOWS THE INCREASING FREQUENCY OF BILLION DOLLAR EVENTS (IT DOES NOT INDICATE THAT EACH STATE IMPACTED BY MULTI-STATE EXTREME WEATHER EVENTS HAS SUFFERED $1 BILLION IN LOSSES FOR... view more
  5. Can we talk about climate change?
    11 Sep, 2017
    Can we talk about climate change?
    http://www.swtimes.com/opinion/20170910/community-matters-extreme-weather-shows-need-for-climate-discussion By Robert McAfee / Guest Column Posted Sep 10, 2017 at 12:01 AM Can we talk about climate change? Will Harvey wake us up and make us realize we can’t continue to use our atmosphere as a sewer by pumping billions of tons of greenhouse gases into it leading to climate change? Talking heads are straining to come up with adjectives and superlatives to describe the impacts of Harvey. We are
  6. The Case for a Carbon Tax: Getting Past Our Hang-ups to Effective Climate Policy
    05 Sep, 2017
    The Case for a Carbon Tax: Getting Past Our Hang-ups to Effective Climate Policy
    The Case for a Carbon Tax: Getting Past Our Hang-ups to Effective Climate Policy Island Press, 2011 Precis Shi-Ling Hsu Professor, Florida State University College of Law The Case for a Carbon Tax sets out ten reasons to favor a carbon tax over the alternative policies of (1) government subsidies, (2) "command-and-control" style environmental regulation under the older parts of the Clean Air Act, and (3) cap and-trade. One: "Government is bad at picking winners, and losers are good at
  7. A wake-up call: Will Harvey stir us to act?
    02 Sep, 2017
    A wake-up call: Will Harvey stir us to act?
    A wake-up call Will Harvey stir us to act? ROBERT MCAFEE SPECIAL TO THE DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE September 2, 2017 Unprecedented, epic, historic, calamitous—pick the superlative, but it still does not adequately describe what has happened in Houston and southeast Texas. It is after events such as this we must ask: Will Harvey wake us up and make us realize we can’t continue to use our atmosphere as a sewer by pumping billions of tons of greenhouse gases into it? In no way are we trying to use the
  8. Biological annihilation via the ongoing sixth mass extinction signaled by vertebrate population loss
    15 Aug, 2017
    Biological annihilation via the ongoing sixth mass extinction signaled by vertebrate population loss
    Biological annihilation via the ongoing sixth mass extinction signaled by vertebrate population losses and declines Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Gerardo Ceballosa, Paul R. Ehrlichb, and Rodolfo Dirzob Contributed by Paul R. Ehrlich, May 23, 2017 (sent for review March 28, 2017; reviewed by Thomas E. Lovejoy and Peter H. Raven) http://www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1704949114