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  • As Election Nears, Trump Makes a Final Push Against Climate Science
    The NY Times reports that the administration is imposing new limits on the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that would undercut action against global warming.

  • As Colorado wildfires burn, fears that climate change is causing "multi-level emergency" mount
    The Denver Post reports that the record-breaking forest fires burning in Colorado even as winter sets in are the latest sign climate warming is hitting the West hard, causing scientists to up their rhetoric and warn it is past time to move beyond planning and start aggressively acting.

  • Ahead of US election, Europe eyes an ally in climate change fight
    Aljarzeera News reports that for countries hoping to avoid the worst of climate change, next month’s United States presidential election will be pivotal in determining the course of global climate action, experts say.

  • Why the US election could decide battle against climate change
    According to the BBC News, who occupies the White House for the next four years could play a critical role in the fight against dangerous climate change, experts say.

  • Greta Thunberg mocks Barrett for not having 'views on climate change'
    The Hill reports that Greta Thunberg on Thursday called out Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett for being neutral on climate change.

  • The Arctic is in a death spiral. How much longer will it exist?
    The Guardian reports that the Arctic is unravelling. And it’s happening faster than anyone could have imagined just a few decades ago...If greenhouse gas emissions stay on the same trajectory, we can expect the north to have warmed by 4C year-round by the middle of the century.

  • A Biden victory could spur global climate action, but the US has much to prove
    Climate Home News reports that if he wins the election, the Democratic candidate will still face a steep climb to present a credible climate strategy to the rest of the world.

  • Texas earns an "F" in how it teaches students about climate change, groups say
    The Dallas Morning News reports that Texas is failing to properly educate students on the realities of climate change and global warming, according to a new report by the National Center for Science Education and the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund.

  • Half of Fox News viewers believe climate crisis is caused by natural changes, not human activity
    The Independent reports that around half of Fox News viewers think the climate crisis is caused by natural changes in the environment and not driven by human activities, according to a new study by Yale University.

  • Washington Gov. Jay Inslee On How To Stay Optimistic On Fighting Climate Change
    NPR reports that the fires in Washington are largely under control now, but the state has been experiencing dangerous, even deadly, wildfires for years, something Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee says are only made worse by climate change.