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#Climate

# 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)

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 – 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'

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

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 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.

# climate - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

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

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'

“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

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

“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?

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

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

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

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"

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

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

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

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

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

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

That’s not necessarily a good thing.

# climate - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

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

# climate - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Here's how the world is calling for action on Climate Change today

There is a picnic taking place in Dublin, in advance of a UN meeting next week.

# climate - Friday 19 September, 2014

Opinion: Are these questions about climate change preventing you from taking action?

This weekend, protests are planned all over the world to show that citizens care about this climate change – but do they really?

# climate - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Met Éireann part of international study using birch trees to monitor climate change

The results could be used to better plan forestry in future.

# climate - Monday 14 July, 2014

Mary Robinson appointed UN climate change envoy

She previously held the role of Special Envoy for the Great Lakes region of Africa.

# climate - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge This single scene sums up Irish summer perfectly Summer Whether

This single scene sums up Irish summer perfectly

The big question.

# climate - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Opinion: Climate change is the single biggest threat to winning the fight against hunger

Everyday items such as cereals, yoghurts and ice cream have a hefty climate footprint. A quarter of all emissions are coming from the food system and these emissions are growing as demand for food rises.

# climate - Monday 2 June, 2014

This is the most hypnotic Irish rainy day video we've seen

So Irish. Such a soft day.

# climate - Friday 30 May, 2014

Sunburn index is high today (as long as you get sun)

Tomorrow looks set to have the best of the weather if you’re trying to make plans.

# climate - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Opinion: A green lifestyle is a nice but trivial gesture – we must focus on nuclear fusion

Is nuclear fusion the answer to the world energy crisis? It might be the only future hope to power our planet.

# climate - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

"Little more than lipstick on a pig." Environment groups not happy with Ireland's climate change plan

The draft plans commit Ireland to a “low-carbon economy by 2050″ but Friends of the Earth say detailed targets are needed.

# climate - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Column: Climate change is insidious, relentless, and will profoundly alter our world

The overwhelming consensus of the scientific community is that climate change is a settled fact. Ultimately our future is a race between education and catastrophe, writes Kieran Rogers.

# climate - Thursday 3 April, 2014

ESA set to launch new earth monitoring satellite into orbit later today

The Sentinel-1A satellite is a polar-orbiting, all-weather, day and night radar imaging satellite which will be used for land and ocean services.

# climate - Friday 24 January, 2014

Once-in-a-century flood could devastate Paris

French capital warned today of possibility of repeat of 1910 deluge from Seine.

# climate - Friday 3 January, 2014

2013 was Australia's hottest year on record

Heatwave and bushfires dominated the landscape down under last year.

# climate - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Lorry driver killed as UK lashed by major storm

Emergency committee meets to discuss response as rail services disrupted, flights cancelled and power cut.

# climate - Monday 25 November, 2013

Column: Climate report is a key test of Government’s political reform

We cannot let the climate crisis become a crash. As the slogan puts it “nature doesn’t do bailouts”, writes Oisín Coghlan.

# climate - Friday 27 September, 2013

‘Extremely likely’ humans caused over half of global warming in the last 60 years

The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has projected that sea levels will rise by between 26 and 82 centimetres by 2100,

# climate - Monday 1 July, 2013

Sea + sun = happiness: science

Innovative study which maps emotional states through smartphone app links being near sea on sunny day with ultimate happiness.

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