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Chats on climate change

The world’s leading climate scientists have warned that there are only a dozen years to keep global warming to a maximum of 1.5C, beyond which the risk of droughts, floods, and extreme heat increase drastically. The Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4), a 1,500 page two-part congressionally mandated report by the U.S. ...

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PeayWeather: Monday Blues

Monday Blues Forecast I hope everybody had a good weekend! Overall, the forecast indicates that this week will be hot and dry with small chances for pop up showers and thunderstorms. The first day of fall is this Saturday. What a great way to start fall. Thus, please stay hydrated ...

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Climate change up close: Southern, poor counties to suffer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Poor and southern U.S. counties will get hit hardest by global warming, according to a first-of-its-kind detailed projection of potential climate change effects at the local level. The study, published Thursday in the journal Science , calculates probable economic harms and benefits for the more than 3,100 ...

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Climate change should not be politicized

Climate change should not be a politicized issue, but a discussion that engages the scientific and educational communities. According to Pew, 67 percent of U.S. adults think that climate scientists should have a major role in policy decisions. Along the political line, less than half of conservative Republicans feel this ...

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Skepticism about science healthy in moderation

Learn about scientific research and findings before becoming skeptical about it. Scientists went to school to earn their right to be skeptical. Earn your right, too. Imagine coming out of school with a degree in your field. What if the general public questioned everything you did or planned to do? ...

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President Obama not serious about change, Republicans say following State of Union

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said it’s time to turn the page after years of economic hardship at home and wars overseas. But Republicans in charge of Congress say the voters already took care of that last November — and they’re the proof. “Much of what he did tonight … new ...

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