USDA Staff Told to Avoid Using Term Climate Change

The Trump administration has told staff at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to refrain from using the term climate change and replace it with “weather extremes.” Other terms such as “reduce greenhouse gases” will be blacklisted in favor of “build soil organic matter, increase nutrient use efficiency.” President Trump repeatedly denied the existence of climate change throughout his campaign and even called it a … Continue reading USDA Staff Told to Avoid Using Term Climate Change

Parts of Asia Could be Uninhabitable by 2100

More than one-fifth of the world’s population is under threat due to global warming, new research suggests. Northern India, Bangladesh and southern Pakistan would be the hardest regions hit by summer heat waves which would be impossible to survive without protection. This part of the world is home to some of the poorest communities who would be unable to survive such heat. However, lowering carbon … Continue reading Parts of Asia Could be Uninhabitable by 2100