Climate Change

Millions Are at Risk of Flooding Due to Climate Change – But Not Where You'd Think

Millions Are at Risk of Flooding Due to Climate Change – But Not Where You’d Think

A glacial lake in Nepal. (Matthew Westoby) Glaciers are melting, putting the lives of millions around the world at risk of flash flooding, according to a new study. Most of those people reside in just four countries – India, Pakistan, Peru, and China – where glacial lakes are numerous […] Click here to view original …

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It’s official: Last year was wet – very wet

It’s official: Last year was wet – very wet

By Miki Perkins February 8, 2023 — 3.52pm , register or subscribe to save articles for later. An unusual trio of climate patterns brought heavy rainfall and an exceptionally wet but warm year to Australia in 2022, with temperatures remaining higher than average against the backdrop of human-induced climate […] Click here to view original …

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Veteran US photographer gives environment 'visual voice' to chronicle climate change

Veteran US photographer gives environment ‘visual voice’ to chronicle climate change

James Balog’s "Iceberg #52, Disko Bay, Greenland" (2019) / Courtesy of James Balog James Balog explores collision between man and nature through time-lapse videos of ice loss, magnum opus ‘The Human Element’ By Park Han-sol In just a matter of minutes, what used to be immense continental glaciers gracing […] Click here to view original …

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Politics, cash, fame: What motivates climate change deniers

Politics, cash, fame: What motivates climate change deniers

PARIS (AFP) – Right-wing ideologues funded by fossil fuels, fame-seeking narcissists and doubt mongers monetising their content are pushing climate disinformation that undermines the fight against global warming, researchers say. Experts interviewed by AFP outlined six key things that motivate people to deny climate change or seek to delay […] Click here to view original …

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IPRA introduces climate change communications guidelines

IPRA introduces climate change communications guidelines

International Public Relations Association (IPRA) has introduced climate change communications guidelines to be implemented by its members. The IPRA in a statement said, “We take our lead on climate change communication from SDG 13 to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts”. The IPRA in the […] Click here to view original …

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Do Your Choices Even Matter, or Is It Up to the Government to Save the Planet?

Do Your Choices Even Matter, or Is It Up to the Government to Save the Planet?

You know, most folks don’t like that the Earth’s flooding, droughting, and climate changing into a hellscape. They don’t like the fact that our CO2 emissions are through the roof and that our global temp will probably rise by 1.5 degrees Celsius . In all honesty, most people would […] Click here to view original …

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