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Global Warming: Why the problem is worse – and solutions simpler – than you thought
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Global Warming: Why the problem is worse – and solutions simpler – than you thought

Noted ecologist John Harte offers a fresh take on the dire topic of climate change.

How do you cut through the fog around climate change and get to a solution?

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Government failure to boost energy efficiency ‘inexplicable’, says IEA
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Government failure to boost energy efficiency ‘inexplicable’, says IEA

Saving energy is ‘utterly essential’ to cut bills, end reliance on Russian oil and gas and slash emissions says agency.

Role of Behavioral Medicine in Addressing Climate Change-Related Health Inequities
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Role of Behavioral Medicine in Addressing Climate Change-Related Health Inequities

This paper calls upon behavioral medicine to address factors that contribute to structural racism and other underlying causes of climate-related health inequities.

Middle East sandstorms, worsened by climate change, send thousands to hospitals

Storms this year are particularly intense, as climate change and desertification increase their frequency. In Iraq, at least nine significant storms have hit the country since April. More are likely to materialize in the summer and, without major policy changes, could continue to get worse in years to come.

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Code Green: Burnout, climate change and equity

Welcome to summer. Let's step back and take in a year's worth of sustainable healthcare coverage in one sweep.

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Op-ed: An engine for social justice leads the way to change
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Engine for social justice leads to change

I want to share a role model for impactful change.

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Centering biodiversity and social justice in overhauling the global food system

“The food system is the single largest economic sector causing the transgressing of planetary boundaries.”

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Colorado is the first state to ban PFAS in oil and gas extraction

The toxic “forever chemicals” are used in fracking wells across the country.

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Peter Dykstra: Gun and climate change delusions

Millions here suffer from twin hallucinations: Guns don’t cause our mass shootings, and the climate isn’t changing.

Using comedy to combat climate change

Using comedy to combat climate change

The Climate Comedy Cohort aims to help comedians infuse climate activism into their creative work.

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Derrick Z. Jackson: Roe v. Wade draft bodes ill for air, wetlands and the EPA

Justice Alito’s longstanding consistency in wanting to restrict EPA authority makes it transparent where he wants the court to go.

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Solar power at Pennsylvania schools doubled during the pandemic

“If this growth continues, schools could set Pennsylvania up as a clean energy leader and not just the fossil fuels we’re known for.”

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