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07/26/2021 - Climate change fueling B.C. wildfires now and in years to come: Expert



An expert says drought, heat, and drier conditions in B.C. as a result of climate change will likely become the norm in wildfire seasons to come.

07/26/2021 - More record-shattering heat waves are likely on the way due to climate change, scientists say



The probability of record-shattering heat waves is increasing due to climate change, according to scientists who are measuring temperature predictions in a new way.

07/26/2021 - Democrats request interview with Exxon lobbyist after undercover tapes



Democrats on the House Oversight and Reform Committee are asking an Exxon Mobil lobbyist to testify in a recorded interview after he appeared on tape saying that the company "aggressively [fought] against some of the science" on climate change.

07/26/2021 - ‘What can we do?’ Chinese discuss role of climate crisis in deadly floods



The media and Chinese citizens have begun asking if China has properly prepared for climate emergency.

07/26/2021 - Water levels at Great Salt Lake drop to historic low



The water levels at the Great Salt Lake have hit a historic low, a grim milestone for the largest natural lake west of the Mississippi River that comes as a megadrought grips the region.

07/26/2021 - Climate change and conflict are driving world hunger, inequality: UN chief



The world's food system creates a third of all greenhouse gas emissions and accounts for roughly 80 percent of the loss in biodiversity, UN leader says.

07/26/2021 - ‘Record-shattering’ heat becoming much more likely, says climate study



"Record-shattering" heatwaves, even worse than the one that recently hit north-west America, are set to become much more likely in future, according to research.

07/26/2021 - Energy, environment amendments pile up for spending package



Hundreds of amendments are pending to a massive spending package due on the House floor this week that will give lawmakers an opportunity to weigh in on the Biden administration’s emerging energy and environmental agenda.

07/26/2021 - Scientists worry about environmental effects of space tourism



Scientists worry that growing numbers of rocket flights and the rise of space tourism could harm Earth's atmosphere and contribute to climate change.

07/26/2021 - High time to reverse environmental destruction through plantation: Imran



Faced with an unfolding climate crisis that is fueling more powerful floods and scorching heatwaves across the country, Prime Minister Imran Khan says an ambitious plantation drive was the only viable solution to reverse the negative consequences of environmental degradation.