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Climate Think Tank (3513)

A think tank for anyone to contribute ideas and approaches to climate change. How do we advance positive change?  

Submit ideas using the "Add Post" button at the top, and vote on your peers submissions when assigned.

 

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Hurricane Ophelia Sheds Light On Another Climate Change Concern
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This is the farthest east that a Category 3 hurricane has ever traveled in the Atlantic Basin since records began.
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Enough Protection Already? The EPA Under President Trump
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What if the head of the agency doesn't want to protect the environment?

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I'm Proud To Be An 'Alarmist'
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With deaths and destruction still being assessed, the California wildfires are bringing us close to the costliest year on
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Averaging by Convention – or Not
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FOR some time, weather enthusiasts across Australia have been noticing rapid temperature fluctuations at the ‘latest observations’ page at the Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s website. For example, Peter Cornish, a retired hydrologist, wrote to the Bureau on 17 December 2012 asking whether the 1.5 degrees Celsius drop in temperature in the space of one minute […]

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An Autumn Bounty of Citizen Science
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Season Spotter
Birds and monarchs are migrating and leaves are changing color. Unfortunately, hurricanes are forming and flu season is here too. Fall is in full swing!
This autumn, be a part of documenting the changes in your neighborhood. We've rounded up citizen science projects perfect for the season.
Find more citizen science projects on SciStarter's Project Finder.
Cheers!
The SciStarter Team
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Coal Is Going Down, Even Without The Clean Power Plan
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Last Monday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced he will repeal the Obama administration’s
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Grizzlies Saved This Vietnam Vet's Life. Now He's Fighting To Return The Favor.
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Doug Peacock, of Montana, is a plaintiff in a lawsuit to restore federal protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears.
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On Fire, Out West
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Nearly every state west of the Rockies has a fire burning.

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2017's Wildfire Season Could Be The Worst In History And The Cost Is Astounding
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Record-breaking wildfires, hurricanes and heatwaves cost the United States billions each year.
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Trump’s Election Anniversary Report Card
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Trump fails miserably on core curricula like maintaining the dignity of the presidency or our ability to trust what a president says.
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