Today in climate change (6 July 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Why is Antarctic sea ice expanding when climate change is causing the world to warm? http://www2.ucar.edu/atmosnews/121622/expanding-antarctic-sea-ice-linked-natural-variability

Constraining and enabling factors to using long-term climate information in decision-making http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14693062.2016.1191008?journalCode=tcpo20

Southeast Asian Fires Emitted Most Carbon Since 1997 http://www.climatecentral.org/news/southeast-asian-fires-most-carbon-1997-20491?utm_content=buffer8bee9&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

This new Antarctica study is bad news for climate change doubters https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/07/05/this-new-antarctica-study-is-bad-news-for-climate-change-doubters/

Ancient ocean temperatures may finally prove how dinosaurs died http://www.wired.co.uk/article/dinosaur-mass-extinction-volcanoes

New research: climate may be more sensitive and situation more dire https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2016/jul/05/new-research-climate-may-be-more-sensitive-and-situation-more-dire?CMP=share_btn_tw

Can New York Be Saved in the Era of Global Warming? http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/can-new-york-be-saved-in-the-era-of-global-warming-20160705

Research finding: Education is the key to action on climate change http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/6RtBCeg2kgKfEUMby64LgK/Climate-change-is-an-education-issue.html

One in five Americans expressed discontent at the relative silence from candidates around climate change https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/jul/05/climate-change-voters-2016-election-issues?CMP=share_btn_tw

Warming unlikely to limit chances of UK soggy summers http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-36704400

Weekly cycles in peak time temperatures and urban heat island intensity http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/11/7/074003

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Today in climate change (5 July 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Canadian rating agencies ignore climate risk http://www.nationalobserver.com/2016/07/04/analysis/willful-blindness-canadian-rating-agencies-ignore-climate-risk

Climate change is speeding up the spread of Lyme disease https://www.statnews.com/2016/07/01/lyme-disease-climate-change/

Ocean circulation implicated in past abrupt climate changes http://www.enn.com/climate/article/49705

Abrupt Sea Level Rise Looms As Increasingly Realistic Threat http://e360.yale.edu/feature/abrupt_sea_level_rise_realistic_greenland_antarctica/2990/

Small temperature increases lead to more sea level rise http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2016/07/small-temp-increases-and-sea-level-rise/

Climate change forcing builders to rethink how they design structures: expert https://ca.news.yahoo.com/climate-change-forcing-builders-rethink-design-structures-expert-140008728.html

Insurers’ pledge to help developing countries on climate change https://next.ft.com/content/04d57130-274d-11e6-8ba3-cdd781d02d89

Today in climate change (4 July 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

The War on Science will change how you see the world https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2016/jul/01/the-war-on-science-with-change-how-you-see-the-world?CMP=share_btn_tw

Bobcats moving north, climate change study finds http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/news/local-news/bobcats-moving-north-climate-change-study-finds-1.2292585

A remote nation threatened by rising seas http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/03/world/asia/climate-change-kiribati.html?smid=tw-share

Why a half-degree temperature rise is a big deal http://climate.nasa.gov/news/2458/why-a-half-degree-temperature-rise-is-a-big-deal/#.V3h2fGYVdgQ.twitter

A map is worth a thousand words: Supporting forest stewards in addressing climate change http://blogs.worldbank.org/climatechange/map-worth-thousand-words-supporting-forest-stewards-addressing-climate-change?CID=CCG_TT_climatechange_EN_EXT

Green and cool roofs provide relief for hot cities, but should be sited carefully https://theconversation.com/green-and-cool-roofs-provide-relief-for-hot-cities-but-should-be-sited-carefully-60766?utm_content=buffer4f8b7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

The biggest body of warm water on Earth is getting even bigger https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/07/01/the-biggest-body-of-warm-water-on-earth-is-getting-even-bigger/?postshare=4171467513492380&tid=ss_tw

Today in climate change (1 July 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Climate change is making our summers more extreme http://www.dw.com/en/climate-change-is-making-our-summers-more-extreme/a-19369256

First signs of healing in the Antarctic ozone layer https://www.leeds.ac.uk/news/article/3882/first_signs_of_healing_in_the_antarctic_ozone_layer

Wildfires engulfing the west coast are fuelled by climate change, experts warn https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jun/30/wildfires-california-fueled-by-climate-change?CMP=twt_a-environment_b-gdneco

El Niño And Climate Change Are Making The Amazon Dry And Flammable http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/06/30/3794568/intense-wildfire-season-threatens-amazon-rainforest/

Pink Snow a Bad Sign for the Future, Scientists Say http://ecowatch.com/2016/06/27/pink-snow-bad-sign-future/

Crucial peatlands carbon-sink vulnerable to rising sea levels http://www.enn.com/climate/article/49698

UK unveils tough new climate goal http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/286134-uk-unveils-tough-new-climate-goal?utm_content=buffer1b2ef&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer#.V3WAk5wGplo.twitter

The mysterious ‘cold blob’ in the North Atlantic Ocean is starting to give up its secrets https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/06/30/the-mysterious-cold-blob-in-the-north-atlantic-is-starting-to-give-up-its-secrets/

Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the U.S. http://www.calacademy.org/explore-science/adapting-to-sea-level-rise-in-the-us

Today in climate change (28 June 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

The life and death of El Niño https://www.climate.gov/news-features/blogs/enso/life-and-death-el-ni%C3%B1o

Thousands Of Cities From Six Continents Just Agreed To Work On Climate Change http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/06/23/3791744/cities-create-massive-climate-coalition/

Extreme Heat Could Kill 3,300 New Yorkers a Year by 2080 http://time.com/4382496/climate-change-heat-deaths/?xid=tcoshare

Wind-blown Antarctic sea ice helps drive ocean circulation http://phys.org/news/2016-06-wind-blown-antarctic-sea-ice-ocean.html

El Niño, Poor Water Management, and Climate Change Bringing Droughts to Asia and the Pacific http://www.adb.org/news/features/el-nino-poor-water-management-and-climate-change-bringing-droughts-asia-and-pacific

Reconciling estimates of climate sensitivity http://www.climate-lab-book.ac.uk/2016/reconciling-estimates-of-climate-sensitivity/

Four infographics to show climate sceptics http://www.fastcodesign.com/3061192/4-infographics-to-show-the-climate-skeptic-in-your-life

Today in climate change (27 June 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Climate Change Poses Urgent Threat to Poor of Coastal Bangladesh http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2016/06/24/climate-change-poses-urgent-threat-to-poor-of-coastal-bangladesh?CID=AGR_TT_agriculture_EN_EXT

Climate impacts life strategies, time orientation, self-control https://news.osu.edu/news/2016/06/24/climate-theory/

Seven climate records set so far in 2016 https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jun/17/seven-climate-records-set-so-far-in-2016?CMP=share_btn_tw

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires http://www.climatecentral.org/news/western-wildfires-climate-change-20475

Melbourne’s carbon emissions could reduce by 138,000 tonnes per year http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/jun/10/climate-change-melbourne-renewable-energy-project-provides-global-blueprint

Global warming amplifies the threat of wildfires through increased heat and drought, reduced snowpack, season shift and pine beetle outbreaks http://www.climatesignals.org/headlines/events/western-wildfire-season-2016#/overlay=node/3535/edit

Holland is relocating homes to make more room for high water http://www.pri.org/stories/2016-06-22/holland-relocating-homes-make-more-room-high-water

Today in climate change (24 June 2016)

Please find links below to some aspects of climate change and extreme weather that were in the news today…

Climate isn’t the only catastrophe threatening the planet, but it may be the one most in need of attention and resources http://ensia.com/voices/how-does-climate-stack-up-against-other-worst-case-scenarios/?utm_content=buffer221b2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

In 100 Years, $77 Billion Worth Of San Francisco Property Could Be Underwater http://www.fastcoexist.com/3060770/in-100-years-77-billion-of-san-francisco-property-could-be-underwater

With May Record, Global Temps in ‘New Neighborhood’ http://www.climatecentral.org/news/may-record-global-temperatures-new-neighborhood-20455?utm_content=buffer4fa0d&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

For Virgin Islands, Being on the Frontlines of Climate Impacts Is Grounds for a Lawsuit http://insideclimatenews.org/news/21062016/virgin-islands-frontlines-climate-change-impacts-exxon-investigation-attorney-general-claude-walker

Thousands of heat deaths predicted as New York City heats up, scientists say http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-climatechange-casualties-idUSKCN0Z92G1?feedType=RSS&feedName=environmentNews