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# climate - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Grace O'Sullivan: More deadly pandemics are coming unless urgent climate action is taken
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Grace O'Sullivan: More deadly pandemics are coming unless urgent climate action is taken

Jan 16th 2021, 8:30 AM 42,090 Views 85 Comments

The Green MEP says animal-to-human disease transmission, such as the one we’re dealing with now, is linked to wildlife stresses and habitat destruction.

# climate - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to getting environmental info from public authorities
# Info Hub
# Info Hub

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to getting environmental info from public authorities

Dec 27th 2020, 11:30 AM 9,100 Views 4 Comments

Our community-driven platform Noteworthy shows you how to use AIE requests to access a world of biodiversity and climate information.

# climate - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

2020 among the world’s hottest years as climate crisis continues
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

2020 among the world’s hottest years as climate crisis continues

Dec 2nd 2020, 6:21 PM 9,836 Views 32 Comments

Met Éireann says Ireland’s weather so far this year indicates “further evidence of climate change”.

# climate - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Opinion: The road ahead is a bleak one when it comes to climate change
# Climate
# Climate

Opinion: The road ahead is a bleak one when it comes to climate change

Sep 19th 2020, 9:00 PM 27,226 Views 47 Comments

Climate commentator John Gibbons outlines the critical state of the planet globally and urges us to embrace radical action to face down climate change.

# climate - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Climate activists glue themselves to the ground in London and block road around Parliament

Sep 3rd 2020, 12:24 PM 23,049 Views 42 Comments

Extinction Rebellion and Animal Rebellion marked the third of 10 days of disruption in the city.

# climate - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Antarctica ice platform nearly four times size of UK ‘at risk of collapse’
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Antarctica ice platform nearly four times size of UK ‘at risk of collapse’

Aug 26th 2020, 6:17 PM 33,812 Views 54 Comments

A new study suggests that more than 900,000 square kilometres of floating ice shelves could split if fractures on their surface are submerged.

# climate - Thursday 13 August, 2020

The 2010s were Earth's hottest decade on record
# Hot Stuff
# Hot Stuff

The 2010s were Earth's hottest decade on record

Aug 13th 2020, 12:15 PM 18,074 Views 54 Comments

Ireland saw its warmest winter on record since 1900.

# climate - Monday 22 June, 2020

Opinion: We should have tackled climate change 20 years ago but the second best time is now
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: We should have tackled climate change 20 years ago but the second best time is now

Jun 22nd 2020, 4:00 PM 11,586 Views 50 Comments

Environmentalist John Gibbons says the programme for government, for all its imperfections, is the best step forward in at least a decade.

# climate - Saturday 2 May, 2020

'This pandemic is nothing compared to what climate change has in store'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'This pandemic is nothing compared to what climate change has in store'

May 2nd 2020, 7:30 AM 83,590 Views 142 Comments

John Gibbons lays out the stark climate facts and urges us to take coronavirus as a warning that it’s now time to act, or perish.

# climate - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'We can see how fragile rugby is... there's going to be a big readjustment'
# Feed The Heroes
From The42
# Feed The Heroes

'We can see how fragile rugby is... there's going to be a big readjustment'

Apr 1st 2020, 12:14 PM 18,276 Views 21 Comments

Ex-Grenoble and Dragons boss Bernard Jackman isn’t surprised to see rugby struggling financially.

# climate - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Temperature in Antarctica tops 20 degrees for the first time
# Climate
# Climate

Temperature in Antarctica tops 20 degrees for the first time

Feb 13th 2020, 9:50 PM 24,743 Views 47 Comments

Last week, an Argentine part of Antarctica recorded its hottest day since readings began at 18.3 degrees Celsius.

# climate - Friday 3 January, 2020

Athenry named as the wettest place in Ireland as 2019 stats show above average temperatures nationwide
# Climate Summary
# Climate Summary

Athenry named as the wettest place in Ireland as 2019 stats show above average temperatures nationwide

Jan 3rd 2020, 6:05 PM 38,626 Views 21 Comments

Now it’s damp around the fields of Athenry.

# climate - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Turkey is still on the table, but climate minister Richard Bruton is planning a more sustainable Christmas
# Green Christmas
# Green Christmas

Turkey is still on the table, but climate minister Richard Bruton is planning a more sustainable Christmas

Dec 25th 2019, 11:00 AM 11,974 Views 40 Comments

Richard Bruton says that he has become more environmentally conscious since becoming minister.

# climate - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Von der Leyen's Green Deal promises a carbon-neutral EU by 2050
# EU Commission Boss
# EU Commission Boss

Von der Leyen's Green Deal promises a carbon-neutral EU by 2050

Dec 11th 2019, 2:21 PM 6,690 Views 34 Comments

At least 25% of the EU’s long-term budget should be dedicated to climate action, the EU Commission has said.

# climate - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

2019 set to be 'one of the hottest years on record'
# Hothouse
# Hothouse

2019 set to be 'one of the hottest years on record'

Dec 3rd 2019, 11:12 AM 18,636 Views 51 Comments

This year is likely to be the second or third hottest in records dating back to the 19th century, with the world experiencing a decade of record heat.

# climate - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?

Oct 12th 2019, 9:55 AM 45,128 Views 198 Comments

Wales and Scotland have made this change, should we?

# climate - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Community-led rewilding could bring life back to the countryside
# Column
# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Community-led rewilding could bring life back to the countryside

Sep 29th 2019, 8:30 PM 23,620 Views 43 Comments

It is important to allow nature to do its own thing.

# climate - Saturday 21 September, 2019

'Change is coming': Millions take part in climate change strike
# Greta Thunberg
# Greta Thunberg

'Change is coming': Millions take part in climate change strike

Sep 21st 2019, 8:45 AM 10,150 Views 82 Comments

Thousands of people attended rallies across Ireland.

# climate - Friday 30 August, 2019

Is it really possible to live a zero waste life? I tried for a week (and did a terrible job)
# No Waste
# No Waste

Is it really possible to live a zero waste life? I tried for a week (and did a terrible job)

Aug 30th 2019, 9:49 AM 19,863 Views 23 Comments

It is definitely possible to significantly reduce your day-to-day waste … but it’s harder than it sounds.

# climate - Monday 26 August, 2019

'It is much worse than you think': The climate crisis and what it means for Ireland
# Ireland's Climate Crisis
# Ireland's Climate Crisis

'It is much worse than you think': The climate crisis and what it means for Ireland

Aug 26th 2019, 7:30 AM 57,739 Views 190 Comments

Ireland – like every country – faces significant challenges to respond to climate change.

# climate - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Eamon Ryan interview: 'Sometimes Leo's inner neo-liberal comes out'
# Green Agenda
# Green Agenda

Eamon Ryan interview: 'Sometimes Leo's inner neo-liberal comes out'

Jul 28th 2019, 9:00 PM 23,663 Views 36 Comments

The Green Party leader spoke to TheJournal.ie while on a clean up in Donnybrook.

# climate - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Better forecasts may be possible with new research on extreme rainfall patterns
# Study
# Study

Better forecasts may be possible with new research on extreme rainfall patterns

Feb 2nd 2019, 9:30 AM 8,616 Views 10 Comments

The new research has revealed that there are larger-scale global patterns to extreme rainfall events.

# climate - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Poll: Are you worried about climate change?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you worried about climate change?

Aug 5th 2017, 9:39 AM 22,436 Views 216 Comments

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
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

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

Aug 5th 2017, 7:53 AM 7,535 Views 32 Comments

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

# climate - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

UK to ban sale of all diesel and petrol cars by 2040 'to clean up dirty air on roads'
# Room To Breathe
# Room To Breathe

UK to ban sale of all diesel and petrol cars by 2040 'to clean up dirty air on roads'

Jul 26th 2017, 7:19 AM 14,559 Views 60 Comments

The UK follows France in announcing plans to phase out such vehicles in just over 20 years’ time.

# climate - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Michael O'Leary thinks climate change talk is 'complete and utter rubbish'
# Skeptic
# Skeptic

Michael O'Leary thinks climate change talk is 'complete and utter rubbish'

Apr 8th 2017, 3:14 PM 23,552 Views 143 Comments

“This nonsense that we’ll have to cut back on beef consumption or all become vegans or all start riding bicycles is not the way forward.”

# climate - Monday 6 March, 2017

We'll have some spring-like temperatures this week - and some spring showers
# Spring Is Here
# Spring Is Here

We'll have some spring-like temperatures this week - and some spring showers

Mar 6th 2017, 9:44 AM 13,008 Views 12 Comments

There will be highs of up to 15 degrees Celsius later in the week.

# climate - Monday 14 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 14th 2016, 3:49 PM 8,957 Views 48 Comments

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

# climate - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

FactCheck: Was damage to the ozone layer caused by nuclear testing?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Was damage to the ozone layer caused by nuclear testing?

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:01 PM 41,609 Views 92 Comments

Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae made the extraordinary claim during a debate on climate change last week.

# climate - Monday 16 May, 2016

Last month was the hottest April the planet has experienced in modern times
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot

Last month was the hottest April the planet has experienced in modern times

May 16th 2016, 8:06 AM 14,743 Views 55 Comments

That’s 369 months in a row that temperatures were at or above average.

# climate - Friday 22 April, 2016

John Kerry's grand-daughter stole the show at the UN today
# Paris Agreement
# Paris Agreement

John Kerry's grand-daughter stole the show at the UN today

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:58 PM 29,959 Views 27 Comments

She was helping her granddad sign a climate agreement.

# climate - Thursday 25 February, 2016

"I feel very weak in the mornings": These two men are staging a five day pre-election fast
# Dáil Gates
# Dáil Gates

"I feel very weak in the mornings": These two men are staging a five day pre-election fast

Feb 25th 2016, 6:00 PM 10,891 Views 41 Comments

They’re “ratcheting up” their campaigning, as “all of the other actions of protest have made no difference”.

# climate - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

This year is going to be the hottest ever recorded and "time is running out"
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot
# Feeling Hot Hot Hot

This year is going to be the hottest ever recorded and "time is running out"

Nov 25th 2015, 6:29 PM 25,582 Views 49 Comments

Me mind on fire, me soul on fire…

# climate - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 21st 2015, 1:30 PM 62 Views 77 Comments

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

# climate - Friday 19 June, 2015

So far, 2015 has been the hottest year since records began
# Smashing The Mercury
# Smashing The Mercury

So far, 2015 has been the hottest year since records began

Jun 19th 2015, 8:43 PM 23,304 Views 36 Comments

And we just had the hottest ever May, and hottest ever Spring.

# climate - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Irish people love New Zealand... almost 20,000 have moved there
# Home Away From Home
# Home Away From Home

Irish people love New Zealand... almost 20,000 have moved there

Jan 22nd 2015, 10:04 AM 22,153 Views 72 Comments

A further 5,000 people are expected to leave for New Zealand this year.

# climate - Friday 16 January, 2015

2014 was the hottest year in modern history
# Climate
# Climate

2014 was the hottest year in modern history

Jan 16th 2015, 5:09 PM 9,879 Views 54 Comments

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

# climate - Sunday 14 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 14th 2014, 1:22 PM 6,528 Views 113 Comments

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

# climate - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

2014 could be the hottest year in history
# In A Sweat
# In A Sweat

2014 could be the hottest year in history

Dec 2nd 2014, 8:46 AM 9,152 Views 124 Comments

That’s not necessarily a good thing.

# climate - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:24 AM 6,662 Views 2 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know before you take on Tuesday.

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