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On Apr 27, 2020
@LaurenceTubiana shared
RT @Teresaribera: #Coronavirus recovery plan 'must tackle #climatechange'. Kick off comments for a challenging #PetersbergClimateDialogue https://t.co/73onYpBcMc
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Coronavirus recovery plan 'must tackle climate change'

Coronavirus recovery plan 'must tackle climate change'

Tackling climate change must be woven into post-Covid economic solutions, UK ministers say.

On Apr 22, 2020
@IIED shared
COMMENT: Don't forget 'deeper emergency', says UN chief --> https://t.co/TZAft846w9 IIED's @andynortondev #EarthDay statement quoted in @BBCNews https://t.co/NwliDRiohO
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Climate change: World mustn't forget 'deeper emergency'

Climate change: World mustn't forget 'deeper emergency'

Environmental crises must not be forgotten amid the pandemic, says the UN Secretary General.

On Apr 24, 2020
@nytimes shared
The good news coming out of the lab that helped discover and coin the phrase "global warming": the pandemic shows "science works." The bad news? Global warming may be far more dangerous than a pandemic. https://t.co/DmYH92HmVU
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The Lab That Discovered Global Warming Has Good News and Bad News

The Lab That Discovered Global Warming Has Good News and Bad News

The good news is that the pandemic shows “science works.” The bad news? Global warming may be far more dangerous than a pandemic.

On Apr 24, 2020
@IPCC_CH shared
Now reading... Next UN climate science report to consider lessons from coronavirus https://t.co/IVMTUpMSD2 via @ClimateHome
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Next UN climate science report to consider lessons from coronavirus

Next UN climate science report to consider lessons from coronavirus

UN climate science reports due in 2021 will examine the links between pandemics and human pressures on the natural world to guide policymakers

On Apr 21, 2020
@dpcarrington shared
"Alarming" - Ice-free Arctic summers now very likely even with climate action - Scientists surprised by latest analysis but say carbon cuts remain vital to prevent ice loss becoming permanent Story by me https://t.co/U0jDlzutPJ
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Ice-free Arctic summers now very likely even with climate action

Ice-free Arctic summers now very likely even with climate action

Scientists surprised by latest results but say carbon cuts remain vital to prevent ice loss becoming permanent

On Apr 27, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Forests are in big trouble if global warming continues at the present pace, as most trees alive today won't be able to survive in the climate expected in 40 years. https://t.co/qv26tRda7u via @insideclimatenews
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‘We Need to Hear These Poor Trees Scream’: Unchecked Global Warming Means Big Trouble for Forests

‘We Need to Hear These Poor Trees Scream’: Unchecked Global Warming Means Big Trouble for Forests

New studies show drought and heat waves will cause massive die-offs, killing most trees alive today.

On Apr 24, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Here’s why the coronavirus economic shutdown isn’t enough to stop #climatechange https://t.co/aMwSc9h8ic via @qz
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Here’s why the coronavirus economic shutdown isn’t enough to stop climate change

Here’s why the coronavirus economic shutdown isn’t enough to stop climate change

Emissions are taking their biggest dip ever, but the change isn't sustainable.

On Apr 26, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Parents everywhere are grappling with the same problem: How to explain this surreal time to their kids in a way that informs them but doesn't paralyze them with fear. It's a lot like another existential crisis—climate change. https://t.co/J71QbodqeP via @insideclimate
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‘Mom, are We Going to Die?’ How to Talk to Kids About Hard Things Like Covid-19 and Climate Change

‘Mom, are We Going to Die?’ How to Talk to Kids About Hard Things Like Covid-19 and Climate Change

In a crisis that even for adults feels out of control, experts say parents can help their children cope.