#Climate change

  • Article: 6 Ways the Melting Arctic Threatens the Planet
    Environment

    6 Ways the Melting Arctic Threatens the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2019

    "If you live in the Arctic, you're on the frontlines of climate change." Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Cause Sea Creatures to Go Blind

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 22, 2019

    Octopus larvae placed in reduced oxygen environments for 30 minutes nearly lost their eyesight. Read more

  • Article: Waters Near Arctic Ocean Just Jumped 30 Degrees Above Normal
    Environment

    Waters Near Arctic Ocean Just Jumped 30 Degrees Above Normal

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 15, 2019

    “I feel like we’re doing this huge experiment to our climate system.” Read more

  • Article: Bill Nye Curses Out Climate Deniers in Latest Call to Action
    Environment

    Bill Nye Curses Out Climate Deniers in Latest Call to Action

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2019

    “You’re adults now, and this is an actual crisis.” Read more

  • Article: US Coral Reefs Protect $1.8 Billion in Assets Every Year
    Environment

    US Coral Reefs Protect $1.8 Billion in Assets Every Year

    By Joe McCarthy|May 13, 2019

    They also generate billions in revenue for tourism and fishing industries. Read more

  • Article: Ireland Becomes 2nd Country to Declare a Climate Emergency
    Environment

    Ireland Becomes 2nd Country to Declare a Climate Emergency

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2019

    “Declaring an emergency means absolutely nothing unless there is action to back it up.” Read more

  • Article: Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet
    Environment

    Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    May 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Coffee farmers may be forced to clear forest lands to grow and sell more to make a profit. Read more

  • Article: A Deadly Banana Fungus Is Spreading Because of Climate Change
    Environment

    A Deadly Banana Fungus Is Spreading Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 8, 2019

    Bananas aren’t the only crops threatened by climate change. Read more