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Sahara dust storm reaches U.S. mainland in ‘the most significant event in the past 50 years’

  • June 26, 2020
A Sahara dust storm has traveled across the Atlantic Ocean and is currently covering parts of the U.S. mainland. The…
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The 30-year mortgage, ‘may not survive the climate crisis’

  • June 23, 2020
The 30-year home mortgage may not survive the climate crisis as the risks and costs of sea-level rise and extreme…
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‘A first in all of recorded history’: 100.4°F Arctic heat moves meteorologist to declare ‘a climate emergency’

  • June 22, 2020
A record-shattering Arctic heatwave reached 100.4° in Siberia on Saturday. The town of Verkhoyansk, which is about 3,000 miles east…
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Record-smashing Siberian heatwave is ‘alarming’ scientists

  • June 18, 2020
In Siberia, a heatwave following an extraordinarily warm winter is “alarming” and symptomatic of human-caused climate change, scientists say. Russian…
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Heat killed 10,000 Americans, will worsen COVID-19 impacts

  • June 17, 2020
Extreme heat fueled by climate change killed more than 10,000 in the U.S. between 1999 and 2016, more than hurricanes,…
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Another month, another heat record

  • June 15, 2020
Global temperatures tied the record for the hottest May since records began 141 years ago, with the average global temperature…
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Wild weather and fires strike across U.S. (And Corsica)

  • June 14, 2020
Heavy rains and powerful storms caused flooding and widespread wind damage across the Midwest, while a wildfire forced evacuations in…
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Historic Cristobal floods Louisiana, heads for Canada

  • June 9, 2020
Tropical Storm Cristobal hit southern Louisiana over the weekend and is expected to continue north to Canada and could become…
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Michigan dam failures a warning of climate damage to come

  • May 22, 2020
Increasingly intense precipitation events made more frequent by climate change will cause more dam failures like those seen in central Michigan this…
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14 dead in Bangladesh, India after Cyclone Amphan batters coast amid pandemic

  • May 20, 2020
The strongest cyclone in the Bay of Bengal in more than two decades began making landfall early Wednesday and will…
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