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#Global Warming

# global-warming - Friday 29 December, 2017

Trump says US east coast could use some 'global warming' this weekend as temperatures plunge
# Frosty Reception
# Frosty Reception

Trump says US east coast could use some 'global warming' this weekend as temperatures plunge

Dec 29th 2017, 11:10 AM 16,830 Views 138 Comments

Trump has repeatedly expressed scepticism about climate change science.

# global-warming - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Ireland ranks worst in Europe for taking action against climate change
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Ireland ranks worst in Europe for taking action against climate change

Nov 15th 2017, 9:51 AM 14,293 Views 80 Comments

Ireland ranked 49 out of 59 countries in the 2018 Climate Change Performance Index

# global-warming - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Higher taxes and more bus lanes: How the Citizens' Assembly wants Ireland to tackle climate change
# Going Green
# Going Green

Higher taxes and more bus lanes: How the Citizens' Assembly wants Ireland to tackle climate change

Nov 5th 2017, 4:36 PM 16,828 Views 119 Comments

The voting took place after two weekends of deliberation that focused on the energy, transport and agriculture sectors.

# global-warming - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event
# New Research
# New Research

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 14,590 Views 32 Comments

The event that took place 56 million years ago has been investigated by researchers at the University of California.

# global-warming - Friday 11 August, 2017

Climate change behind dramatic shift in timing of Irish floods, study finds
# Dramatic Impact
# Dramatic Impact

Climate change behind dramatic shift in timing of Irish floods, study finds

Aug 11th 2017, 12:43 PM 11,769 Views 75 Comments

Winter floods are now occurring the east of Ireland earlier towards autumn than they did 20 years ago.

# global-warming - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Aug 6th 2017, 10:30 AM 16,003 Views 34 Comments

Global warming could lead to uninhabitable temperatures, a study found.

# global-warming - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Poll: Are you worried about climate change?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you worried about climate change?

Aug 5th 2017, 9:39 AM 22,457 Views 216 Comments

New research predicts a dramatic rise in the death toll from weather-related disasters in Europe in the coming decades.

US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement

Aug 5th 2017, 7:53 AM 7,599 Views 32 Comments

The country can’t formally pull out of the Paris accord until 2020 at the earliest.

# global-warming - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Electric cars: Is Ireland, and the world, ready for them?
# Electric Avenue
# Electric Avenue

Electric cars: Is Ireland, and the world, ready for them?

Jul 29th 2017, 9:45 AM 20,685 Views 113 Comments

Britain has vowed to “end the sale of all conventional petrol and diesel cars” by 2040.

# global-warming - Sunday 16 July, 2017

The wine industry in Europe could be in trouble due to global warming, researchers warn
# Grapes Of Wrath
# Grapes Of Wrath

The wine industry in Europe could be in trouble due to global warming, researchers warn

Jul 16th 2017, 9:30 AM 9,241 Views 41 Comments

Work made impossible by the heat, and losses in productivity could see the wine industry facing challenging times, they said.

# global-warming - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Rising temperatures will make it harder for planes to take off in coming decades
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Rising temperatures will make it harder for planes to take off in coming decades

Jul 15th 2017, 7:30 AM 18,418 Views 48 Comments

Some fully loaded planes may have to remove fuel, cargo or passengers, a study has warned.

# global-warming - Monday 19 June, 2017

Trend towards 'killer heatwaves seems unavoidable', scientists warn
# Just Too Hot
# Just Too Hot

Trend towards 'killer heatwaves seems unavoidable', scientists warn

Jun 19th 2017, 9:59 PM 31,896 Views 50 Comments

Even under the Paris Climate deal, half of the world’s population would be exposed to killer heatwaves every year.

# global-warming - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Iceberg as big as Galway on the brink of breaking away into ocean
# Antarctica
# Antarctica

Iceberg as big as Galway on the brink of breaking away into ocean

Jun 1st 2017, 10:01 AM 20,368 Views 51 Comments

If the Larsen C Antarctic ice shelf splits, it will produce one of the biggest icebergs ever seen.

# global-warming - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Luke Ming Flanagan: 'Regulation, like taxes, is only for the little people'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Luke Ming Flanagan: 'Regulation, like taxes, is only for the little people'

Apr 13th 2017, 6:30 AM 398 Views 53 Comments

Corporate Ireland doesn’t need to live up to the laws that are put in place for our health and our environment, writes Luke Ming Flanagan.

# global-warming - Monday 10 April, 2017

'Zero prospect' of recovery after Great Barrier Reef decimated by the heat and Cyclone Debbie
# Coral
# Coral

'Zero prospect' of recovery after Great Barrier Reef decimated by the heat and Cyclone Debbie

Apr 10th 2017, 7:05 AM 34,370 Views 17 Comments

The damage caused by Cyclone Debbie could be severe, say scientists.

# global-warming - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Trump finally set to meet Xi Jinping after Twitter rants about China
# Not On The Same Page
# Not On The Same Page

Trump finally set to meet Xi Jinping after Twitter rants about China

Apr 6th 2017, 7:15 AM 9,801 Views 47 Comments

Trump and his Chinese counterpart will have a lot to talk about.

# global-warming - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change
# Denial
# Denial

Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change

Mar 30th 2017, 5:50 PM 13,124 Views 56 Comments

He says it has been around since the 1930s and is potentially a good thing.

# global-warming - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Climate change could be a lot worse than we first thought...
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Climate change could be a lot worse than we first thought...

Jan 25th 2017, 9:14 AM 19,121 Views 213 Comments

New research from scientists, including some from Maynooth University, suggests temperatures may have risen higher than was previously feared.

# global-warming - Thursday 5 January, 2017

It's official: The so-called hiatus in global warming is a myth
# Cold Bias
# Cold Bias

It's official: The so-called hiatus in global warming is a myth

Jan 5th 2017, 12:55 PM 25,955 Views 191 Comments

New research confirms a criticised 2015 study which overturned results of a “pause” in oceanic warming.

# global-warming - Monday 2 January, 2017

Top Republican fears damage Trump could do to the environment
# IGNORING SCIENCE
# IGNORING SCIENCE

Top Republican fears damage Trump could do to the environment

Jan 2nd 2017, 2:59 PM 14,165 Views 55 Comments

Christine Todd Whitman, former head of the EPA, accused Donald Trump of ignoring science when it comes to climate change.

# global-warming - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Record temperatures as the North Pole gets a heatwave for Christmas
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Record temperatures as the North Pole gets a heatwave for Christmas

Dec 24th 2016, 11:51 AM 16,000 Views 53 Comments

As the North Pole is made up completely of sea ice, it may mean that Santa Claus will have to transfer his operations elsewhere.

# global-warming - Monday 5 December, 2016

Donald Trump and Al Gore have "extremely interesting conversation" about climate change
# An Inconvenient Truth
# An Inconvenient Truth

Donald Trump and Al Gore have "extremely interesting conversation" about climate change

Dec 5th 2016, 9:51 PM 16,251 Views 94 Comments

The US president-elect may be softening his stance on the issue.

# global-warming - Monday 14 November, 2016

Heating up: 2016 "very likely" to be hottest year on record, says UN
# Scorched Earth
# Scorched Earth

Heating up: 2016 "very likely" to be hottest year on record, says UN

Nov 14th 2016, 3:49 PM 9,031 Views 48 Comments

“The election of Donald Trump is only going to make matters worse,” said Green Party leader Eamon Ryan.

# global-warming - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates?

Sep 21st 2016, 8:30 PM 21,063 Views 24 Comments

France recently passed a similar law.

# global-warming - Saturday 3 September, 2016

The world's two biggest polluters have made a historic commitment to fight global warming
# It Happened In Paris
# It Happened In Paris

The world's two biggest polluters have made a historic commitment to fight global warming

Sep 3rd 2016, 7:39 AM 9,801 Views 27 Comments

The US and China have signed up to the Paris accord.

# global-warming - Sunday 28 August, 2016

This cruise ship is taking 1,000 super rich passengers on a controversial journey
# To Boldly Go
# To Boldly Go

This cruise ship is taking 1,000 super rich passengers on a controversial journey

Aug 28th 2016, 8:45 AM 53,694 Views 21 Comments

Global warming means that cruising the Northwest Passage is now a reality.

# global-warming - Monday 23 May, 2016

Donald Trump cites global warming as reason to build his Atlantic wall in Co Clare
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Donald Trump cites global warming as reason to build his Atlantic wall in Co Clare

May 23rd 2016, 9:06 PM 41,823 Views 77 Comments

He has called global warming a “hoax” and a “con job” in the past.

# global-warming - Monday 21 March, 2016

February hottest on record as UN warns of 'unprecedented' rate of climate change
# Temperatures Rising
# Temperatures Rising

February hottest on record as UN warns of 'unprecedented' rate of climate change

Mar 21st 2016, 3:26 PM 14,508 Views 75 Comments

The high temperatures come after a record-breaking 2015.

# global-warming - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

2015 was the hottest year EVER on record
# Sweltering
# Sweltering

2015 was the hottest year EVER on record

Jan 20th 2016, 5:15 PM 20,943 Views 142 Comments

Experts have warned that climate change is to blame for the worldwide rise in temperature.

# global-warming - Friday 15 January, 2016

The weather is getting weirder. There's a hurricane FIVE MONTHS before hurricane season
# Hurricane Alex
# Hurricane Alex

The weather is getting weirder. There's a hurricane FIVE MONTHS before hurricane season

Jan 15th 2016, 7:56 AM 33,119 Views 73 Comments

Hurricane Alex is the first Atlantic hurricane to form in January in 78 years.

# global-warming - Saturday 2 January, 2016

What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?
# Eco Living
# Eco Living

What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:30 PM 15,699 Views 76 Comments

From passive houses to ‘poo buses’…

# global-warming - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral
# Svalbard
# Svalbard

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral

Sep 15th 2015, 10:22 AM 40,458 Views 66 Comments

But is it the result of climate change or old age?

# global-warming - Monday 3 August, 2015

Poll: Do you care about climate change?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you care about climate change?

Aug 3rd 2015, 9:13 AM 16,219 Views 310 Comments

Obama certainly does…

# global-warming - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

We’re playing God with the lives of the poorest people on Earth
# Opinion
# Opinion

We’re playing God with the lives of the poorest people on Earth

Jul 21st 2015, 1:30 PM 83 Views 78 Comments

When it comes to climate change, we can’t blame ‘Acts of God’ for destroying our planet. We can only blame ourselves.

# global-warming - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth
# Self Destruction
# Self Destruction

Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth

Jun 21st 2015, 7:30 PM 33,482 Views 34 Comments

The images might make you see the world in a new way, and that’s the point.

# global-warming - Friday 12 June, 2015

Global warming means polar bears are now eating dolphins for the first time ever
# So It's Come To This
# So It's Come To This

Global warming means polar bears are now eating dolphins for the first time ever

Jun 12th 2015, 9:52 PM 22,932 Views 78 Comments

Desperate measures.

# global-warming - Friday 16 January, 2015

2014 was the hottest year in modern history
# Climate
# Climate

2014 was the hottest year in modern history

Jan 16th 2015, 5:09 PM 9,895 Views 54 Comments

Record cold for the year was apparent only in some parts of the eastern and central United States.

# global-warming - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Alan Kelly thinks a new UN climate deal is a good one, but Mary Robinson doesn't agree
# Global Warning
# Global Warning

Alan Kelly thinks a new UN climate deal is a good one, but Mary Robinson doesn't agree

Dec 14th 2014, 1:22 PM 6,563 Views 113 Comments

Critics say the deal doesn’t go far enough for poor countries.

# global-warming - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Here's why cold weather doesn't mean global warming isn't real
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Here's why cold weather doesn't mean global warming isn't real

Nov 30th 2014, 4:00 PM 16,275 Views 128 Comments

If it’s so cold and there’s a dangerous amount of snow, then how could the Earth possibly be warming?

# global-warming - Thursday 27 November, 2014