#Global warming

  • Article: Blistering Heat Wave in Japan Kills 57 and Sends 18,000 to Hospital
    Environment

    Blistering Heat Wave in Japan Kills 57 and Sends 18,000 to Hospital

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 7, 2019

    Unprecedented heat waves are happening worldwide. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Give Melted Glacier Tombstone That Doubles as Harrowing Warning
    Environment

    Scientists Give Melted Glacier Tombstone That Doubles as Harrowing Warning

    By Joe McCarthy|July 22, 2019

    "Ok is the first Icelandic glacier to lose it status as a glacier.” Read more

  • Article: World's Major Cities to Face 'Unknown' Climate Conditions by 2050
    Environment

    World's Major Cities to Face 'Unknown' Climate Conditions by 2050

    July 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    With rising temperatures, the risk of flood and drought around the world also increases. Read more

  • Article: Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave
    Environment

    Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 28, 2019

    Wildfires are becoming more common and more dangerous. Read more

  • Article: France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History
    Environment

    France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2019

    “Globally, these extreme temperatures are five times more likely to occur.” Read more

  • Article: A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change
    Health

    A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2019

    The disease is often spread through eating raw oysters. Read more

  • Article: Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report
    Environment

    Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    “The public health benefits of limiting warming are clear.” 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