Climate & Energy
Climate change, deforestation, hunting among causes of large animal die-off
New research suggests large birds and land mammals will face extinction over the next century due to climate change, deforestation, hunting and increased urbanization.
Record-setting run of tornadoes in the US may be ending
Humans caused 2018 summer heat waves
Heat waves threatened people and crops across the globe throughout the summer of 2018, according to Nexus Media, researchers have concluded that humans are to blame.
Increase in ozone-damaging emissions linked to China
Researchers have discovered that eastern China is responsible for more than 60% of the recent rise in CFC-11 emissions.
Middle America’s Low-Hanging Carbon
Creation care: One Indiana congregation’s fight for energy equality
With Climate Change, Animal-to-Human Disease Transfer May Worsen
Scientists have found that certain environments may make it easier for animals to infect humans with diseases like bird flu and Ebola.
U.N. Study: Unprecedented Species Extinction Rates Having “Grave” impact on People Around the World
Warmer Winters May Be Helping Rats Thrive
Complaints about rats in New York City almost doubled between 2010 and 2017, and one rat expert thinks the population explosion may be linked to climate change.