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  • US ski team debuts new suits to bring attention to climate change
    Fox News reports that the U.S. ski team debuted new race suits at the world championships this week in an effort to bring awareness to climate change.

  • What is carbon dioxide, anyway? How does it cause global warming?
    USA Today reports that carbon dioxide is the primary reason the climate is warming, a long-term shift in temperature that threatens the delicately balanced ecosystems humans depend upon.

  • Great Salt Lake will disappear in 5 years without massive ‘emergency rescue,’ scientists say
    CNN reports that without a “dramatic increase” in inflow by 2024, experts warn the lake is set to disappear in the next five years.

  • Exxon and Chevron Made Their Highest-Ever Profits in 2022. What Does It Mean for Clean Energy?
    Inside Climate News reports that ExxonMobil and Chevron, the nation’s largest oil companies and two of the biggest energy corporations globally, posted a combined profit of $92 billion for 2022, more money than either company has ever made.

  • Artificial intelligence predicts climate change coming faster than we recently thought, new study says
    USA Today reports that the world faces a significant risk of passing a crucial global warming threshold earlier than scientists had suggested, possibly as soon as 2050, a paper published Monday found.

  • Google let Daily Wire advertise on ‘climate change is a hoax’ searches
    The Guardian reports that data shared by Center for Countering Digital Hate shows Ben Shapiro’s site bought ads on climate crisis denial search terms

  • How climate change threatens to close ski resorts
    According to the BBC News, from the Swiss Alps to the Rocky Mountains, ski resorts are grappling with the impacts of climate change. How are they adapting in a warming world?

  • Polar bears could have more dangerous run-ins with people as ice melts
    According to The Washington Post, scientists say climate change is forcing the Arctic carnivore to spend more time inland than in the past — raising the possibility of run-ins that could be dangerous both for humans and bears.

  • For all their ferocity, California storms were not likely caused by global warming, experts say
    The Los Angeles Times reports that the unexpected onslaught of rain and snow after three years of punishing drought appears akin to other major storms that have struck California every decade or more since experts began keeping records in the 1800s.

  • Scientists consider moving species as a last resort amid climate change
    PBS News reports that Moving species to save them — once considered taboo — is quickly gaining traction as climate change upends habitats.