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#Global Warming

# global-warming - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event

The event that took place 56 million years ago has been investigated by researchers at the University of California.

# global-warming - Friday 11 August, 2017

Climate change behind dramatic shift in timing of Irish floods, study finds

Winter floods are now occurring the east of Ireland earlier towards autumn than they did 20 years ago.

# global-warming - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Global warming could lead to uninhabitable temperatures, a study found.

# global-warming - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Poll: Are you worried about climate change? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about climate change?

New research predicts a dramatic rise in the death toll from weather-related disasters in Europe in the coming decades.

US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement

The country can’t formally pull out of the Paris accord until 2020 at the earliest.

# global-warming - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Electric cars: Is Ireland, and the world, ready for them?

Britain has vowed to “end the sale of all conventional petrol and diesel cars” by 2040.

# global-warming - Sunday 16 July, 2017

The wine industry in Europe could be in trouble due to global warming, researchers warn

Work made impossible by the heat, and losses in productivity could see the wine industry facing challenging times, they said.

# global-warming - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Rising temperatures will make it harder for planes to take off in coming decades

Some fully loaded planes may have to remove fuel, cargo or passengers, a study has warned.

# global-warming - Monday 19 June, 2017

Trend towards 'killer heatwaves seems unavoidable', scientists warn

Even under the Paris Climate deal, half of the world’s population would be exposed to killer heatwaves every year.

# global-warming - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Iceberg as big as Galway on the brink of breaking away into ocean

If the Larsen C Antarctic ice shelf splits, it will produce one of the biggest icebergs ever seen.

# global-warming - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Luke Ming Flanagan: 'Regulation, like taxes, is only for the little people'

Corporate Ireland doesn’t need to live up to the laws that are put in place for our health and our environment, writes Luke Ming Flanagan.

# global-warming - Monday 10 April, 2017

'Zero prospect' of recovery after Great Barrier Reef decimated by the heat and Cyclone Debbie

The damage caused by Cyclone Debbie could be severe, say scientists.

# global-warming - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Trump finally set to meet Xi Jinping after Twitter rants about China

Trump and his Chinese counterpart will have a lot to talk about.

# global-warming - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Vladimir Putin does not believe in man-made climate change

He says it has been around since the 1930s and is potentially a good thing.

# global-warming - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Climate change could be a lot worse than we first thought...

New research from scientists, including some from Maynooth University, suggests temperatures may have risen higher than was previously feared.

# global-warming - Thursday 5 January, 2017

It's official: The so-called hiatus in global warming is a myth

New research confirms a criticised 2015 study which overturned results of a “pause” in oceanic warming.

# global-warming - Monday 2 January, 2017

Top Republican fears damage Trump could do to the environment

Christine Todd Whitman, former head of the EPA, accused Donald Trump of ignoring science when it comes to climate change.

# global-warming - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Record temperatures as the North Pole gets a heatwave for Christmas

As the North Pole is made up completely of sea ice, it may mean that Santa Claus will have to transfer his operations elsewhere.

# global-warming - Monday 5 December, 2016

Donald Trump and Al Gore have "extremely interesting conversation" about climate change

The US president-elect may be softening his stance on the issue.

# global-warming - Monday 14 November, 2016

Heating up: 2016 "very likely" to be hottest year on record, says UN

“The election of Donald Trump is only going to make matters worse,” said Green Party leader Eamon Ryan.

# global-warming - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland ban plastic cups and plates?

France recently passed a similar law.

# global-warming - Saturday 3 September, 2016

The world's two biggest polluters have made a historic commitment to fight global warming

The US and China have signed up to the Paris accord.

# global-warming - Sunday 28 August, 2016

This cruise ship is taking 1,000 super rich passengers on a controversial journey To Boldly Go This post contains videos

This cruise ship is taking 1,000 super rich passengers on a controversial journey

Global warming means that cruising the Northwest Passage is now a reality.

# global-warming - Monday 23 May, 2016

Donald Trump cites global warming as reason to build his Atlantic wall in Co Clare

He has called global warming a “hoax” and a “con job” in the past.

# global-warming - Monday 21 March, 2016

February hottest on record as UN warns of 'unprecedented' rate of climate change

The high temperatures come after a record-breaking 2015.

# global-warming - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

2015 was the hottest year EVER on record

Experts have warned that climate change is to blame for the worldwide rise in temperature.

# global-warming - Friday 15 January, 2016

The weather is getting weirder. There's a hurricane FIVE MONTHS before hurricane season

Hurricane Alex is the first Atlantic hurricane to form in January in 78 years.

# global-warming - Saturday 2 January, 2016

What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free? Eco Living This post contains videos

What would Ireland need to do to become fossil fuel free?

From passive houses to ‘poo buses’…

# global-warming - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral

But is it the result of climate change or old age?

# global-warming - Monday 3 August, 2015

Poll: Do you care about climate change? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you care about climate change?

Obama certainly does…

# global-warming - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

We’re playing God with the lives of the poorest people on Earth

When it comes to climate change, we can’t blame ‘Acts of God’ for destroying our planet. We can only blame ourselves.

# global-warming - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth Self Destruction This post contains images

Shocking photos show the many ways humans are destroying the Earth

The images might make you see the world in a new way, and that’s the point.

# global-warming - Friday 12 June, 2015

# global-warming - Friday 16 January, 2015

2014 was the hottest year in modern history

Record cold for the year was apparent only in some parts of the eastern and central United States.

# global-warming - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Alan Kelly thinks a new UN climate deal is a good one, but Mary Robinson doesn't agree

Critics say the deal doesn’t go far enough for poor countries.

# global-warming - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Here's why cold weather doesn't mean global warming isn't real

If it’s so cold and there’s a dangerous amount of snow, then how could the Earth possibly be warming?

# global-warming - Thursday 27 November, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Catch up as you wake up

# global-warming - Sunday 16 November, 2014

World leaders cuddle koalas, try to solve global warming

They pledged “strong and effective action” on climate change.

# global-warming - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

China and the US agreed a climate deal - here's why it matters

It may signal a worldwide action on climate change.

# global-warming - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Sinn Féin the most popular party, Irish Water benchmarking, and murder in Hong Kong.

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