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1.  Water Privatization Makes It Impossible to Fight Climate Change  

2022-08-15


Jacobin Magazine
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As the UK endures another bout of extreme heat, temporary water rationing measures further demonstrate that how unprepared we are to deal with the effects of climate change. July was the driest on record since 1935. November 2021 to July 2022 was the driest eight-month period since 1976. Demand for wate...

2.  How climate change spurs megadroughts  

2022-08-09


Grist
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The curious connection between the sky’s “thirstiness” and the dry spell devastating the western U.S.

3.  Is Record-Smashing Heat a Big Story? Depends Where It Happens  

2022-08-12


FAIR
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A Nexis search of ABC, CBS and NBC news programs found not a single mention, even in passing, of the Indian heat wave crisis. The post Is Record-Smashing Heat a Big Story? Depends Where It Happens appeared first on FAIR.

4.  Catching up on widespread coverage of global heat waves  

2022-08-10


Yale Universities Climate Connections
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A review of some top current reports and analyses on the summer of 2022’s scorching heat waves … and there’s a lot more summer to come. The post Catching up on widespread coverage of global heat waves appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.

5.  China's Power Demand To Surpass Record Amid Heatwave  

2022-07-28


ZeroHedge News
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China's Power Demand To Surpass Record Amid Heatwave A persistent heatwave in China has pushed power consumption to record levels in some areas and even forced rolling blackouts, with new indications demand will continue to rise.  Bloomberg quoted He Yang, director of China's National Energy Administration'...

6.  How to stay cool in hot weather  

2022-06-08


Yale Universities Climate Connections
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Heat waves can strain your heart and kidneys, so plan ahead for how you’ll find relief during the next hot spell. The post How to stay cool in hot weather appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.

7.  Indigenous farmers bring back crops adapted to hot, dry conditions  

2022-05-03


Yale Universities Climate Connections
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The Ajo Center for Sustainable Agriculture in Arizona offers training and seeds to help Native growers adapt to the extremes of climate change. The post Indigenous farmers bring back crops adapted to hot, dry conditions appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.

8.  Adapting to Drought  

2022-05-03


Counter Punch
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America’s western metropolises are thriving in the midst of the fiercest drought in over 1,000 years. Not all climate change/global warming news is negative. Positive pushback to global warming is real and happening right under our collective noses. Still, climate scientists wring their hands in despai...

9.  ‘We Woke Up and We Lost Half Our Water’  

2022-04-28


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It’s the first major test of the American political system’s ability to collaboratively adapt to climate change.

10.  Australia ties Southern Hemisphere’s all-time heat record of 123°F; epic heat cooks Argentina  

2022-01-15


Yale Universities Climate Connections
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The Southern Hemisphere heat record was 62 years old; the heat wave in Argentina is a threat to a key world grain-producing breadbasket. The post Australia ties Southern Hemisphere’s all-time heat record of 123°F; epic heat cooks Argentina appeared first on Yale Climate Connections.