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Monthly Archives: June 2019

Climate Tipping Point Discovered

“Scientists say” all warming over the past 120 years was caused by CO2 emissions from humans and volcanoes. Humans and volcanoes caused nearly all of global heating in past 140 years | Environment | The Guardian This corresponds with the…

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St Greta To Skip School Altogether Next Year

Climate activist Greta Thunberg will skip school for a whole year starting this summer. The 16-year-old Swede plans to concentrate on her fight against climate change after finishing her ninth grade, German press agency dpa has learned. In September, she…

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Sun’s Mysterious 11-Year Cycle Appears to Be Driven by Alignment of The Planets

New study corroborates the influence of planetary tidal forces on solar activity Every 11 years, the Sun cycles through from riotous flare and sunspot activity to a quieter period, before ramping up again. It’s almost as regular as clockwork, and…

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Defeated Climate Campaigners Lick Their Lost Election Wounds

Did environmental groups fail to read public sentiment? And did they, in fact, help Australia’s Coalition Govt to victory? Like many Australians, green groups were surprised by the federal election result. The Climate Council, Greenpeace, the Australian Conservation Foundation and…

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