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On May 30, 2020
@CarbonBrief shared
Recommended read: The climate change clues hidden in art history | @BBCCulture @arguedasortiz https://t.co/pF6jVb82Dt https://t.co/HfyuvNb0I0
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The climate change clues hidden in art history

The climate change clues hidden in art history

Art historians are exploring their collections through a climate lens, revealing overlooked connections between our past and present, writes Diego Arguedas Ortiz.

On May 29, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
RT @SierraClub: Any plan to solve the #climatecrisis must center justice and equity, and include the voices of frontline communities most impacted by pollution. https://t.co/jmPPuwafgJ
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At last, a climate policy platform that can unite the left

At last, a climate policy platform that can unite the left

The factions of the Democratic coalition have come into alignment on climate change.

On May 27, 2020
@MarcGunther shared
Out of Davos (where else?) came the idea of planting a trillion trees to curb #climate change. NGOs climbed aboard. But it's not as simple as that, reports @InsideClimate. https://t.co/ejSxQjfbMe #philanthropy
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Can Planting a Trillion Trees Stop Climate Change? Scientists Say it’s a Lot More Complicated

Can Planting a Trillion Trees Stop Climate Change? Scientists Say it’s a Lot More Complicated

Compared with cutting fossil fuels, tree planting would play only a small role in combating the climate crisis.

On May 31, 2020
@meganrowling shared
BBC News - #Climatechange: How a green new deal really could go global https://t.co/h4lHGD9KGH Good summary of arguments in favour; now we need to see it happen... #BuildBackBetter #healthyrecovery
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Climate change: How a green new deal really could go global

Climate change: How a green new deal really could go global

Chief Environment correspondent Justin Rowlatt considers the prospects for a big economic makeover.

On Jun 1, 2020
@grist shared
The bar for climate action has gone up among big oil’s shareholders. https://t.co/HtDOhAI13I
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Shareholders to Big Oil: Do more on climate change

Shareholders to Big Oil: Do more on climate change

The bar for climate action has gone up among big oil’s shareholders.

On Jun 1, 2020
@LeoHickman shared
RT @CarbonBrief: NEW - Lions could prevent their prey from adapting to increasing heat, study says | @daisydunnesci w/comment from @PeterSoroye @christrisos @jonrbridle https://t.co/BTgoEwMcRe https://t.co/CnepMPPAzu
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Lions could prevent their prey from adapting to increasing heat, study says

Lions could prevent their prey from adapting to increasing heat, study says

Lions could limit their prey’s ability to adjust to warming temperatures, according to a new study making use of camera traps across southern Africa.

On Jun 1, 2020
@Revkin shared
In other news: Two vital buffers against #climatechange coastal threats are just offshore (reefs, mangroves), offering protection to millions. @DocHPJones et al https://t.co/bhjmhbYDDC https://t.co/DdLDo8iSAp
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Two vital buffers against climate change are just offshore

Two vital buffers against climate change are just offshore

DeKalb, Ill. — A new study finds that about 31 million people worldwide live in coastal regions that are “highly vulnerable” to future tropical storms and sea-level rise driven by …

On May 29, 2020
@IISDRS shared
The #Agroecology4Adaptation consultations concluded today after fruitful discussions on local #agroecology initiatives in #CostaRica #Kenya #Brazil and #France. Stay tuned for our summary of the whole event! https://t.co/hnQKPv1Qtw
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Innovating Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecology

Innovating Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecology

On Friday, 29 May 2020, IISD, through its ENB+ Meeting Coverage, covered the Consultation on Innovating Climate Change Adaptation through Agroecology, from 27 to 29 May 2020, Online