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FEMA Bumps Flood Insurance Rates for First Time in 50 Years After Consulting Climate Experts

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has revised flood insurance rates for the first time since the 1970s in what it calls “Risk Rating...

Carbon Farming in Australia Helps to Solve Climate Change

Why are farmers in Australia working to build their soil carbon levels through carbon farming? How does this affect the rest of the world?...

12 States File Lawsuit Against Biden Over Executive Order on Climate

A group of 12 states, led by Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt, has filed a lawsuit against President Biden over a climate-related executive order...

China Announces New 5-Year Climate Target Amid a ‘Dirty Recovery’

The world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases announced generally moderate new energy and climate targets that give little indications that it will step up...

The Greta Thunberg of China, Howey Ou, Raises Her Voice for Environmental Awareness

In many countries, climate change activists have taken to the streets, bringing their governments to task, but in China, one figure seems to be...

Bill Gates Wants Rich Nations to Eat Synthetic Beef

Climate change is a controversial topic. With the new Biden administration, Washington’s focus on the issue has intensified. Several solutions are proposed to combat...

US Treasury to Appoint ‘Climate Czar’ to Advance Environmental Program

Janet Yellen, the U.S. Treasury Secretary, is planning to appoint a climate czar at the department who will be responsible for determining the effects...

Joe Biden and Xi Jinping Talk US-China Relations in Phone Conversation

President Joe Biden spoke with President Xi Jinping on Feb.10, issuing greetings and well wishes for the Chinese Lunar New Year. The conversation lasted...

John Kerry: Washington Will Not Let China Slack Off on Climate Change

When Biden came to power, political experts wondered whether the administration would take a softer approach toward communist China and provide concessions on climate...

Largest Study of Asia’s Rivers Unearths 800 Years of Paleoclimate Patterns

813 years of annual river discharge at 62 stations, 41 rivers in 16 countries, from 1200 to 2012. That is what researchers at the...

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