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Opinion: Trump tweets highlight climate contradictions

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 19:13:00 +0100tmnews (en)

During a previous record-setting cold spell in late December 2017, when hundreds of record lows and record low daily high temperatures were being recorded in cities across the United States and around the globe, including in Europe and China , Trump tweeted a December 29 missive, “In the East, it could be the COLDEST New Year’s Eve on record.

Adding a splash of color, history to weather February 12, 2019 UTokyo Research

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:47:00 +0100u-tokyo (en)

An image of Earth taken from the International Space Station. Exactly how water vapor moves in the atmosphere remains unknown. NASA. Water can be a blessing or a curse. In nature, the shortage of water can cause droughts and result in wildfires, while an overabundance could also spell trouble,....

Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni

Mon, 11 Feb 2019 04:46:00 +0100ilmeteo (it)

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche legate ai disastri naturali sono aumentate del 151% rispetto al ventennio precedente (1978-1997).

Refugiados climáticos: millones de desplazados por el calentamiento global

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 15:07:00 +0100eluniversal-MX (es)

Madrid. Las migraciones por motivos climáticos se han convertido en las últimas décadas en uno de los f enómenos más dramáticos a nivel mundial. Sin embargo, a pesar de su impacto social, económico y cultural, estos desplazamientos no logran alcanzar la visibilidad de otras crisis humanitarias.

Refugiados climáticos

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 12:04:00 +0100eluniversal-MX (es)

Madrid. Las migraciones por motivos climáticos se han convertido en las últimas décadas en uno de los fenómenos más dramáticos a nivel mundial. Sin embargo, a pesar de su impacto social, económico y cultural, estos desplazamientos no logran alcanzar la visibilidad de otras crisis humanitarias.

Maltempo in India: grandine e tornado nel Paese

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 13:35:00 +0100centrometeoitaliano-salute (it)

Forte ondata di maltempo in India . Una violenta ondata di maltempo ha interessato l’ India tra mercoledì e la giornata odierna, con piogge, temporali e devastanti grandinate, anche nella zona di Delhi. Il tutto è stato accompagnato da temperature in calo e forti venti, non è mancato nemmeno un....

Exodus | #AsiaNewsNetwork

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 09:20:00 +0100elevenmyanmar (en)

In China , nearly 20 percent of land is desert. Desert expansion has been a serious issue since the 1950s and desert regions have grown by more than 385,000 square miles—an area about the size of France and Germany combined. As a result of a combination of poor farming practices, droughts and an....

How coastal Odisha women are stepping up to contain climate change impact

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 07:52:00 +0100business-standard (en)

Hanging from the ceiling of the one-room mud hut that is Dayamanti Biswal’s home are two baskets fashioned out of rope. During the annual floods that sweep this corner of eastern India every monsoon, the few items--a comb, some fruits, few items of clothing--these baskets hold are the only things that remain dry.

Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 04:26:00 +0100ilmeteo (it)

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche legate ai disastri naturali sono aumentate del 151% rispetto al ventennio precedente (1978-1997).

Maltempo, grandine e tornado in India: Delhi ricoperta di bianco, Faridabad in subbuglio dopo una potente tromba d’aria [FOTO e VIDEO]

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:10:00 +0100meteoweb (it)

Il Territorio Nazionale della Capitale di Delhi (NCR) in India è stato coperto di grandine dopo il breve ritorno della pioggia e di violenti temporali, ma il “clou” del maltempo è stato il potente tornado che ha colpito Faridabad, nello stato dell’Haryana.

Sustainability, Vol. 11, Pages 869: Impact of Climate on Food Security in Mainland China: A New Perspective Based on Characteristics of Major Agricultural Natural Disasters and Grain Loss

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:40:00 +0100mdpi (en)

Abstract Under the background of global warming, China has experienced frequent natural disasters that have seriously affected grain production in recent decades. Based on historical documents from 1978-2014, we explored the spatio-temporal variation of five major kinds of natural disasters and....

New climate change report: 2018 was fourth warmest year on record

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:39:00 +0100eastbaytimes (en)

OSLO, Feb 6 (Reuters) – Last year was the fourth warmest on record and the outlook is for more sizzling heat approaching levels that most governments view as dangerous for the Earth, a U.N. report showed on Wednesday. Weather extremes in 2018 included wildfires in California and Greece, drought in South Africa and floods in Kerala, India .

Un momento speciale

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:23:00 +0100247libero (it)

Nel libro di Julian Simon The Ultimate Resourse (1981), i diagrammi indicano quanto è stata rapida la crescita e come abbia costantemente ridotto il costo dei generi alimentari. Simon scriveva: “L’implicazione evidente di questa tendenza storica alla diminuzione del costo del cibo – una tendenza che....

Un momento speciale

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:04:00 +0100internazionale (it)

Nel libro di Julian Simon The Ultimate Resourse (1981), i diagrammi indicano quanto è stata rapida la crescita e come abbia costantemente ridotto il costo dei generi alimentari. Simon scriveva: “L’implicazione evidente di questa tendenza storica alla diminuzione del costo del cibo – una tendenza che....

GROUNDBAKING Next 5 years 'to be hottest EVER with droughts, hurricanes' in global heatwave

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:02:00 +0100thesun (en)

Wind-blasted palm trees caught on camera during a Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Florida in October 2018. Due to a global heatwave, experts have said the next five years could be the hottest on record. Average global surface temperatures for 2019 to 2023 are forecast to be between 1.03C and 1.

Last year was fourth hottest on record: outlook sizzling-UN

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:21:00 +0100in-cyprus (en)

Weather extremes in 2018 included wildfires in California and Greece, drought in South Africa and floods in Kerala, India . Record levels of man-made greenhouse gas emissions, mainly from burning fossil fuels, trap ever more heat. Average global surface temperatures were 1.0 degree Celsius (1.8 Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial times in 2018, the U.

GROUND-BAKING Next 5 years to be hottest EVER with droughts & hurricanes in global heatwave

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:04:00 +0100thesun (en)

Palm trees are seen during a Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Florida in October 2018. Due to a global heatwave, experts have said the next five years could be the hottest on record. Average global surface temperatures for 2019 to 2023 are forecast to be between 1.03C and 1.

Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:48:00 +0100ilmeteo (it)

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche legate ai disastri naturali sono aumentate del 151% rispetto al ventennio precedente (1978-1997).

Clima, Italia nella Top 10 dei Paesi con più danni

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 05:14:00 +0100ilmeteo (it)

legati a catastrofi naturali Negli ultimi 20 anni aumentate del 151% le perdite economiche mondiali dovute ai disastri ambientali e climatici. 27 ottobre 2018 - ore 12:00 | Redatto da Meteo.it Negli ultimi 20 anni le perdite economiche legate ai disastri naturali sono aumentate del 151% rispetto al ventennio precedente (1978-1997).

Climate change: Experts predict five-year global heatwave and more weather disasters

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 04:58:00 +0100piratefm (en)

The next five years could be the hottest the world has seen, leading to more extreme weather events, meteorologists have warned. The Met Office has forecast the average temperature between now and 2023 will be somewhere between 14.73C and 15.27C (58.51F and 59.49F), making them hotter than the last four years.

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