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Manchin Pushes for More Climate Cuts from the Budget Bill

NY Times Environmental News - 1 hour 1 min ago
He has already effectively succeeded in stripping the bill of its most powerful climate change provision.

The Rich World’s Promise of $100 Billion in Climate Aid Inches Forward

NY Times Environmental News - 6 hours 25 min ago
Diplomats announced a plan to make good on an unkept promise of climate aid, a key point of tension in upcoming global climate talks.

Behold, the Worm Blob and Its Computerized Twin

NY Times Environmental News - 9 hours 52 min ago
It wriggles. It pulls. It falls apart and comes back together. It is everything you wish for and everything you fear.

Democrats Weigh a Tax on Billionaires' Unrealized Capital Gains

NY Times Environmental News - 10 hours 25 min ago
Leaders are weighing a new charge on unrealized capital gains for the ultrawealthy.

Please Don’t Feed the Whale Sharks? Fishing Town Says It Must, to Prosper.

NY Times Environmental News - Sun, 10/24/2021 - 5:18pm
The chance to swim with the world’s biggest fish drew tourists to a Philippines town, but conservation groups denounce the hand-feeding that keeps the gentle creatures around.

Biden Crafts a Climate Plan B: Tax Credits, Regulation and State Action

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 3:11pm
The new strategy could deeply cut greenhouse gases that are heating the planet but it will still face considerable political, logistical and legal hurdles.

El Niño and La Niña, Explained

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 2:20pm
If you’re wondering why scientists and weather forecasters are talking about these phenomena, we have some answers, including how they got their names.

Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, 59, Dies; Linked Weather Disasters to Climate Change

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 11:25am
With a colleague, he founded a group that quickly analyzes heat waves and other extreme events for signs of global warming’s influence.

Coal Stocks Rise, Even as the Planet Warms

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 11:10am
As the prospects for strong government action to curb climate change grow less certain, energy shares, and especially coal mining stocks, are generating astonishing returns.

The Hedge Fund Manager Who Dumped the Trump SPAC

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 4:20am
The investor Boaz Weinstein moved to abandon a blank-check fund that announced a deal with the former president.

How Russia Is Cashing In on Climate Change

NY Times Environmental News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 2:06am
Global warming may pose grave dangers around the world, but as one tiny Russian town on the Arctic Ocean shows, it can also be a ticket to prosperity.

Searching for Australia’s Climate Tipping Point

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 7:54pm
The world, and most Australians, are increasingly disappointed by Australia’s lackluster approach to addressing climate change.

Jane Goodall’s Hopeful Survival Guide for Humans

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 5:30pm
The 87-year-old conservationist, best known for her work with chimpanzees, has written a hopeful survival guide for Homo sapiens.

U.S. Warns Climate Poses ‘Emerging Threat’ to Financial System

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 4:16pm
A Financial Stability Oversight Council report could lead to more regulatory action and disclosure requirements for banks.

U.S. Warns Climate Poses ‘Emerging Threat’ to Financial System

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 4:16pm
A Financial Stability Oversight Council report could lead to more regulatory action and disclosure requirements for banks.

Climate Change Poses a Widening Threat to National Security

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 3:45pm
Intelligence and defense agencies issued reports warning that the warming planet will increase strife between countries and spur migration.

Diane Weyermann, Executive Who Championed ‘An Inconvenient Truth,’ Dies at 66

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 3:19pm
A former public interest lawyer, she oversaw this and many other documentaries that addressed urgent social issues.

Tuskless Elephants Escape Poachers, but May Evolve New Problems

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 1:28pm
Scientists identified the genes that played a role in many female elephants of Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park being born without tusks.

La Niña Weather Pattern Likely to Prolong Western Drought, NOAA Says

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 12:34pm
The climate pattern may also bring some relief to Northern California and the Pacific Northwest this winter.

Why Australia Won’t Commit to Slashing Carbon Emissions

NY Times Environmental News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 2:00am
The country has fallen behind other developed nations in its commitment to slashing carbon emissions. Neither fires nor international pressure has pushed it away from coal and other fossil fuels.

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