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  • Yes, Climate Change Is Making Storms Like Hurricane Ian Worse
    Time Magazine reports that these days, more and more weather forecasters are making discussion of climate change part of their daily newscasts.

  • Hurricane Ian Intensifies into a Monster with Climate Markings
    Scientific American reports that storms like Hurricane Ian may become more common because hurricanes are expected to rapidly intensify more often as the world warms

  • Head of World Bank under pressure after White House condemns his ‘climate denial’ comments
    According to The Guardian, David Malpass, president of the World Bank, faces an uncertain future this week, after the White House joined a chorus of influential figures in condemning his apparent climate denialism.

  • New Jersey first state to introduce climate change curriculum in schools
    ABC News reports that New Jersey public school students will be the first in the country required to learn about climate change while in the classroom starting this school year.

  • More than 300 all-time heat records were broken in the US this summer. See where it was the hottest.
    CNN reports that from June 1 through September 12, at least 356 all-time heat records from California to Maine from a subset of weather stations were tied or broken, according to a CNN analysis of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration data.

  • The climate-driven health crisis
    Axios reports that the growing threats to human health only promise to get more complex and expensive, and health systems have to make major changes to how they prepare for those threats, experts say.

  • Air Canada to Acquire 30 ES-30 Electric Regional Aircraft from Heart Aerospace
    The revolutionary regional aircraft, expected to enter service in 2028, will generate zero emissions flying on battery power and yield significant operational savings and benefits

  • 'Devastating:' World is 'heading in the wrong direction' on climate change, new UN report warns
    USA Today reports that the World is 'heading in the wrong direction' on climate change, new UN report warns

  • Reasons for (cautious) optimism: the good news on the climate crisis
    According to The Guardian, there is also evidence that action to combat the climate crisis is belatedly accelerating.

  • Climate change: Six tipping points ‘likely’ to be crossed
    The BBC News reports that current rates of warming will put the Earth at risk of crossing six "dangerous" climate tipping points, according to a new analysis.