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Heavier Precipitation in the NE Began in 1996

Reduced US Air Pollution Will Boost Rainfall

Climate models forecast extreme rainfall

Climate Models Predict Extreme Rain – You Tube Version

Food industry is cooking the planet

Sea level rise predicted to double flood frequency on Louisiana coast

Meet Killer Whale lulu: The most contaminated animal on the planet

EU Declared Monsanto Weedkiller Safe After Intervention From EPA Official

Smoke from wildfires can have lasting climate impact

Deadliest Month For Syria Civilians In US-Led Strikes

30 Migrants, Most of Them Toddlers, Drown in Mediterranean

The Bubble That Could Break the World

China Says Credit Downgrade ‘Inappropriate’, ‘Exaggerates Difficulties’

Chinese Banks Dominate Ranking Of World’s Biggest Public Companies

China’s Downgrade Could Lead To A Mountain Of Debt

Taxpayers Charged $7 Billion a Year to Subsidize Fossil Fuels on Public Lands

Researchers Find Computer Code That Volkswagen Used to Cheat Emissions Tests

There’s Way Less Coal Than We Thought

8 guards, 7 inmates hospitalized after CA super-max prison riot required ‘lethal force’

UK Conservatives pledge ‘unprecedented’ support for fossil fuels after receiving almost £400,000 from oil bosses

Feds probing psychiatric hospitals for locking in patients to boost profits

Magellan’s Hamish Douglass says Uber is a ‘Ponzi scheme’

“Is Inflation Understated” in Canada? You Bet – Loki, interest rates

The New Class War

The unprecedented expansion of the global middle class

Your Addiction to Social Media Is No Accident – Vice

Economic dynamism falls across the US

DARPA & Boeing begin construction of futuristic ‘Spaceplane’ – Loki, Looks like an AI landing

Why Economists Have to Embrace Complexity to Avoid Disaster – Just like climate scientists have to embrace ecological complexity in their rosy predictions. I always laugh when they proclaim carbon reductions and green energy will save us.

Case In point:

Climate Central has 2 feature stories today praising the virtues of electric cars. Green energy and electric cars are merely consumer propaganda without POLITICAL change.

Electric Cars Becoming Popular As Grid Gets Greener

Find Your Most Climate Friendly Car – LOLOLOLOL

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There’s More to the Ecological Crisis than Global Warming

Quick! The antidote!


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2017 Natalia Shakhova Video On Siberian Methane

Global temperature rise could exceed 1.5°C in 15 years

2 more leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

Human-Induced Deforestation Worsening Malaria

Koalas population close to extinction in Australia

Buzzing about extinction of pollinators

Catastrophe and the Climate – Foreign Affairs (Subscription)

Risks of Increasing Aridity and Land-Use Overlap

The environmental impact of factory farming

Smoke from wildfires can have lasting climate impact

No Glaciers in the Contiguous US by 2050

Sea level rise accelerating nearly 3x faster than during 20th century

China Hit by First Moody’s Downgrade Since 1989 on Debt Risk

Chinese Banks Are In Big Trouble

Fossils Cast Doubt On Human Lineage Originating In Africa

Why you could end up homeless in retirement

Wahhabis And Zionists Urge Trump To Regime-Change Syria To Fight Iran

Perceived social presence reduces fact-checking PNAS





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Half the Great Barrier Reef may have died in 2016 and 2017

New soy-driven forest destruction exposed in South America

Extreme weather to cut production of major crops by 23% over next 30 years – At the exact same time we have to increase major crops by 50%

15 million miles of new roads will be built by 2050

U.S. Military Is World’s Largest Polluter

Air Pollution Caused By Traffic A Danger To Kids With Asthma, Damages DNA

World’s vanishing glaciers put millions at risk

Mediterranean drought leads to spike in olive oil prices

At least 161 people have died due to heat stroke in Telangana India

Cicadas Show Up 4 Years Early

Drones and AI combine to combat poaching in southern Africa

Multiple leaks found along Dakota Access pipeline

How Thousand-Year-Old Trees Became the New Ivory

NATO members warn of ‘serious security implications’ from climate change

The US Economy Has Left 10s Of Millions Of Forgotten Americans Behind

Trump Seeks $3.6 Trillion in Cuts to Reshape Government

China Pushes Public to Accept GMO as Syngenta Takeover Nears

Getting Julian Assange: The Untold Story to Accept GMO as Syngenta Takeover Nears

Visualizing The Rise Of Young Asylum Seekers In Europe

Trump’s Budget Will Cut Food Stamps By 25%

Enron 2.0? Asia’s Largest Commodity Trader Halted After Crashing To 16 Year Lows On S&P Downgrade

China will grow old before it gets rich off the Silk Road


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Scientists Identify 28,000 Medicinal Plants That Treat Ailments from Cancer to Diabetes – This will lead to many of their extinctions.

Rampant Corruption at USDA Organic Program

The vanishing animals that future generations will never see

Syphilis Is On The Rise Because Penicillin Isn’t Profitable

Gender Gap in Tanzania, Uganda Climate Policies

Hanford contractor finds radioactive contamination on worker’s clothes

The Paper Company Threatening Ancient Boreal Forests

Antarctic warming threatens vast ice shelf

A Vital Drug Runs Low, Though Its Base Ingredient Is in Many Kitchens

Famous Canadian Ice Road Melts for the Last Time

Water Efficiency in Rural Areas Is Getting Worse

Rising temperatures in Aussie cities could create death traps

Degrading Earth’s future climate

Diesel Exhaust Tied To 38,000 Early Deaths A Year

Peace Activists Confront Amy Goodman on Biased Syria Coverage

US Loan Creation Crashes To Six-Year Low

UK Has All The Ingredients For A New Credit Crunch

Nassim Taleb Tells Ron Paul: “We’ll Destroy What Needs To Be Destroyed”

Interest-Only Loans Could Be ‘Australia’s Subprime’

Texas congressman threatened with lynching after calling for Trump’s impeachment

‘He’s a hero’: 5yo boy saves family after alerting relatives to parents’ heroin overdose

Pentagon overbills US military for fuel to pour surplus into ‘slush fund’

The Perfect Storm Hits Used Car Values

13 Ways To Fight Fake News

Greek Authorities To Launch Mass Confiscation Of Safe Deposit Boxes, Securities, Homes In Tax-Evasion Crackdown

Big game hunter is crushed to death when an elephant he was hunting in Zimbabwe is shot and falls on top of him

California Authorities Are Failing to Track and Prevent Abuse of Police Databases


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Mount St Helens is RECHARGING: Swarm of earthquakes detected

Further spread of myrtle rust disease inevitable in windy climate

Planting trees cannot replace cutting CO2 emissions

Traffic-related air pollution linked to DNA damage in children

Fake news threatens a climate literate world

King Tides To Threaten Hawaiʻi On May 26, June 23 and July 21 

Trump’s $115 Billion Saudi Weapons Deal Ratifies US Support For Yemen War

A Quarter Of Americans Can’t Pay All Their Monthly Bills

Theresa May’s Tory Manifesto Scraps The Ban On Elephant Ivory Sales

Brexit and the coming food crisis

May’s Plan To End Free School Lunches ‘To Hit 900,000 Struggling Families’

These Eleven Retailers Will File For Bankruptcy Next

Washington Nuclear Facility Admits Second Radiation Leak, Workers Contaminated

Bitcoin smashes record $1900 high on Asian trading fever

Zurich Insurance employs robots to settle personal injury claims

Leaked Trump Budget Would Slash EPA’s Climate, Environment Spending


Jailed for a Facebook post: how US police target critics with arrest and prosecution

Getting Assange: the Untold Story Counterpunch

It’s Time to Reawaken the Spirit of Occupy for the Starving Millions – LOLOLOLOLOL

If Trump Doubles Down on the Saudi War in Yemen, Millions Starve

20 million people are starving while media turns a blind eye

Magnetic Field of Earth Weakening 5% Per Decade – 10 Times Faster Than Thought 

Sunspot slump won’t halt warming trend

The sun is going into a slump not seen since the 17th century. This results in headlines from the alt-right about ‘a new ice-age’. While a sleeping sun will cause significant cooling around Europe and North Eastern North America, it is not enough to stop earth warming. While this may provide some breathing space, it won’t be enough if we continue exceeding the worst-case emissions pathway.

Study says Asian pollution causing extreme US weather




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Sea level rise will double coastal flood risk worldwide

Extreme Haze in China Linked to Climate Change

Climate change could slash staple crops

May 20: World Bee Day

Endangered Species Day

The Housing Moment Investors Dread Is Here

Home Ownership Among Young UK Families Halves In 20 Years

Democrats Are Falling For Fake News About Russia

Arctic Stronghold of World’s Seeds Flooded After Permafrost Melts

Teen Refugees Trapped In Greece Turn To Prostitution

Antarctic turning green as global warming triggers moss explosion

Looming floods, threatened cities: How changes in Antarctica would affect the world

Endangered Species Book

US Swimming Pools Might Get Contaminated By Crypto Parasite That Causes Diarrhea Outbreak, CDC Warns

Indonesian Governor Wants To Destroy More Peat Moss

This Summer Is Gonna Be Hot Hot Hot

Journalists Drink Too Much, Are Dumber Than Average, Study Finds

“ShadowBrokers” Hacking Group Launches Subscription Service Selling Nuclear Secrets

A Monster Eating the Nation

Media Silent As Christian Extremists Slaughter Muslims In Central Africa

Economic Forecasting Is Still Broken

Americans Are Paying $38 to Collect $1 of Student Debt

The shadow arms bazaar that fuels global cyber crime

A day in the life of Juba’s bicycle water vendors

Drought in the Western Ghats Part 8

China’s building a mega city from scratch – it’s going to suck in lots of steel, copper

China claims breakthrough in mining ‘flammable ice’

The FBI Has a New Plan to Spy on High School Students Across the Country

The Heroin Business Is Booming in America

The Return of the Repressed