Study: Methane emissions may be five times higher than previously thought

Study: Methane emissions may be five times higher than previously thought

Global emissions of methane from existing gas infrastructure may be up to five times higher than had been believed, a new study has found. Existing measures to burn off the powerful greenhouse gas …
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What SF's nearly normal rainfall over last year means for drought

What SF's nearly normal rainfall over last year means for drought

Rainy months at the end of 2021 were followed by some of the driest months on record.
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Conservation communication: Time to rethink the word ‘poacher’?

Conservation communication: Time to rethink the word ‘poacher’?

Killing an endangered species is a heinous crime, but the language around the act requires a refocus away from colonialization.
Marco Rubio, Rick Scott urge Senate leaders for money to rebuild state.  Then don't vote for it.

Marco Rubio, Rick Scott urge Senate leaders for money to rebuild state.  Then don't vote for it.

Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Rick Scott sent a letter to Senate Appropriations Committee chairs to get more funds to recover and rebuild Florida after Ian.
California’s water emergency: satisfying the thirst of almonds while the wells of the people that harvest them run dry

California’s water emergency: satisfying the thirst of almonds while the wells of the people that harvest them run dry

Broiling heat in the middle of the worst drought in 1,200 years has strained the state’s underground water supply, pitting the Central Valley’s $20 billion agriculture industry against many of its own workers.
Ian will 'financially ruin' homeowners and insurers

Ian will 'financially ruin' homeowners and insurers

The storm inundated the homes of thousands of Floridians who don't have flood insurance, exposing weaknesses in the nation's effort to address the rising costs of extreme weather.
Hurricane Ian climate change damage

Peter Dykstra: With Ian, treat climate like an 'active shooter'

You’ll never guess which U.S. metro area led the nation in the biggest increase in average home sale price from last year to this year.

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Chevron Ad (Satire alert!)

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These ‘nuclear bros’ say they know how to solve climate change

These ‘nuclear bros’ say they know how to solve climate change

The surge in atom activism comes as countries again reassess their attitudes toward the power source, in the face of climate change and war.
Amtrak service halted between Irvine and San Diego for emergency track repairs due to coastal erosion

Amtrak service halted between Irvine and San Diego for emergency track repairs due to coastal erosion

Amtrak service from Irvine south to San Diego has been suspended until further notice for emergency track repairs near the ocean in San Clemente.
Plastics industry searches for a ‘circular’ way to cut plastic waste and make more plastics

Plastics industry searches for a ‘circular’ way to cut plastic waste and make more plastics

CHICAGO—Plastics executives embraced climate solutions at a major industry conference here last week and said they were betting on “advanced recycling” as a green response to the plastic waste problem, despite market headwinds and growing opposition from environmentalists. But their version of climate solutions involves making and using more plastic products, and their push for […]

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