Today in climate change (2 September 2016)

Please find below some links to important climate change news for this week…

This new weather satellite is a game changer — if it can survive the journey to launch https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2016/08/25/this-new-weather-satellite-is-a-game-changer-if-it-can-survive-the-journey-to-launch/

Cities vs. Climate Change http://www.huffingtonpost.com/linda-p-fried/cities-vs-climate-change_b_11664066.html

The Anthropocene epoch: scientists declare dawn of human-influenced age https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/29/declare-anthropocene-epoch-experts-urge-geological-congress-human-impact-earth

Scientist finds clever new way to represent same old depressing climate trends http://www.vox.com/2016/8/26/12637438/new-climate-image-old-climate-trends

Can progress on climate change keep up with its quickening pace? https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/can-progress-on-climate-change-keep-up-with-its-quickening-pace/2016/08/26/f5934118-68b8-11e6-8225-fbb8a6fc65bc_story.html?utm_term=.587c0bae3f0c

Climate skeptics and climate deniers are not the same thing http://grist.org/briefly/climate-skeptics-and-climate-deniers-are-not-the-same-thing-science-says/?utm_content=buffer6262c&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Earth is warming at a pace ‘unprecedented in 1,000 years’ https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/30/nasa-climate-change-warning-earth-temperature-warming?CMP=share_btn_tw

Technique could assess historic changes to Antarctic sea ice and glaciers https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/technique-could-assess-historic-changes-to-antarctic-sea-ice-and-glaciers

Subterranean Caverns Hold Clues to Past Droughts https://eos.org/articles/subterranean-caverns-hold-clues-to-past-droughts

Tremors Reveal the Structure of Deep Glacial Shafts https://eos.org/research-spotlights/tremors-reveal-the-structure-of-deep-glacial-shafts

Siberia might as well be where the world begins to end http://www.rawstory.com/2016/08/siberia-might-as-well-be-where-the-world-begins-to-end/

Predictors of public climate change awareness and risk perception around the world http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/v5/n11/full/nclimate2728.html

The consequences of climate change http://climate.nasa.gov/effects/

Chicago Architects Team Up on Climate Change https://nextcity.org/daily/entry/chicago-architects-advocate-action-climate-change-campaign

A note on Arctic sea ice loss https://blogs.agu.org/geospace/2016/08/31/note-arctic-sea-ice-loss/

Climate Change Authority’s key report ‘neglects to join the dots’, critic says http://www.theage.com.au/environment/climate-change/climate-change-authoritys-key-report-neglects-to-join-the-dots-critic-says-20160830-gr52kc.html

Dhaka Could Be Underwater in a Decade http://www.ipsnews.net/2016/08/dhaka-could-be-underwater-in-a-decade/

Global Temperature Report: August 2016 https://wattsupwiththat.com/2016/09/01/global-temperature-report-august-2016/

Scientific Study Group Favors Recognizing Human-Influenced Epoch https://eos.org/articles/scientific-study-group-favors-recognizing-human-influenced-epoch

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I write non-fiction about disaster management and resilience. I also write fiction including poems and short stories.

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