UN weather agency certifies record high Arctic temperature

UN weather agency certifies record high Arctic temperature

This post was originally published on this siteThe United Nations logged the hottest temperature in history in the Arctic, finding that the Russian town of Verkhoyansk hit 38 degrees Celsius (100.4 Fahrenheit) in the summer of 2020.The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) …

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Biden has to make good on pledges he made at the U.N. climate summit

Biden has to make good on pledges he made at the U.N. climate summit

This post was originally published on this siteThe president is back from Scotland, where he urged other leaders to do more to curb climate change. He’s returning to a fight among Democrats over legislation that includes his own climate measures.

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UN says climate plans fall short of Paris Agreement goals

UN says climate plans fall short of Paris Agreement goals

This post was originally published on this siteThe United Nations is saying that countries’ climate plans are expected to fall short of the goals of the Paris Agreement — which sought to limit the Earth’s warming.Under that agreement, countries said they would try to prevent more than 2 degrees…

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