Political scientist Leah Stokes writes that amid extreme weather, wildfires and a rapidly warming planet comes Trump's plan to roll back emissions standards and fuel efficency rules in California: another win for fossil fuel companies.
As large swaths of California are yet again on fire, climate change is being blamed. But the burning in California has more to do with misguided and short-sighted environmental regulations than with weather or climate. by James Murphy
Earth may be on a runaway trajectory towards a ‘hothouse’ climate which will see huge swathes of the planet become uninhabitable and 200ft sea level rises, an international team of scientists has warned.
Albion is the oldest name for Great Britain, and twelve to fourteen thousand years ago, the large lions that resided there became extinct. One common theory is that the extinction was caused by hunting and technological advancements. The other common theory was that it was the result of climate change.