Tag: climate action

Survey shows very little climate skepticism in Europe

Widespread support for climate action in 4 major European countries

The average global temperature spiked to yet another record in March 2016.

Planet Earth experienced its second-warmest March on record. Map via NASA.

Staff Report

More than eight out of 10 people in the UK, France, Germany and Norway believe that the world’s climate is changing, and a similar proportion think that it is at least partly caused by human activity, according to a recent scientific survey conducted by European researchers.

The survey of more than 4,000 members of the public explored opinions on climate change, climate policy and future energy options. It showed that a wide majority also  support a range of different measures to combat climate change. Continue reading “Survey shows very little climate skepticism in Europe”

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#Climatemarch

Show the world …

Despite all the turmoil, this weekend brought a show global unity, as people around the planet showed their support for reaching a climate agreement in Paris in the next few weeks. Thousands took to the streets, from Sydney to San Francisco, in hopes that world leaders will find the will and common ground to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and avert disastrous climate change. People get it, and organizers of the worldwide rally said the marches show that now is the time to act. Here’s some info on the #climatemarch in Denver.

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