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August Was The Hottest Month Ever Recorded. Again.

Published: 
Wed, 09/14/2016 (All day)

Surprise, surprise: Last month was the hottest August ever recorded, marking the 11th straight month that global heat records have been shattered, according to NASA data.

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Nasa: Earth is warming at a pace 'unprecedented in 1,000 years'

Published: 
Wed, 09/07/2016 (All day)

The planet is warming at a pace not experienced within the past 1,000 years, at least, making it “very unlikely” that the world will stay within a crucial temperature limit agreed by nations just last year, according to Nasa’s top climate scientist.

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We’re under attack from climate change—and our only hope is to mobilize like we did in WWII.

Published: 
Mon, 08/22/2016 (All day)

In the North this summer, a devastating offensive is underway. Enemy forces have seized huge swaths of territory; with each passing week, another 22,000 square miles of Arctic ice disappears. Experts dispatched to the battlefield in July saw little cause for hope, especially since this siege is one of the oldest fronts in the war. “In 30 years, the area has shrunk approximately by half,” said a scientist who examined the onslaught. “There doesn’t seem anything able to stop this.”

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July 2016 Was The Hottest Month Ever Recorded

Published: 
Fri, 08/19/2016 (All day)

If July felt horrendously hot, that’s because it was.

NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ― two leading global authorities on climate ― both say July 2016 was not only the hottest July on record, but the most sizzling month in the history of record-keeping.