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#Global Warming

# 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.

Not worried about global warming? Here's why you should be

These scientists say that time is running out in the battle against global warming.

# global-warming - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

# global-warming - Friday 22 August, 2014

The 'pause' in global warming could last another 10 years

… however things will start heating up rapidly after that.

# global-warming - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Gingers could go extinct due to warming temperatures Red Alert

Gingers could go extinct due to warming temperatures

Who are the Viking tour going to shout at now?

# global-warming - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Nasa cancels satellite launch with just 46 seconds to go

The spacecraft will orbit at 705 kilometres above Earth and will provide the first complete picture of the effects of climate change.

# global-warming - 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.

# global-warming - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

"Unstoppable" melting of Antarctic ice will have major impact on sea level, scientists warn

Calculations on sea level rises will have to be revised upwards, it’s being warned.

# global-warming - 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.

# global-warming - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Column: Here's where we can make cuts – and savings! – that won’t hurt services, jobs or salaries

Cutting costly emissions from thousands of public buildings would help the environment and save Ireland €200m a year – without requiring a single job loss.

# global-warming - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

'Incensed' anti-pylon groups take their protest to Leinster House

Wind Aware Ireland said that the Government’s wind energy policy is a “completely ineffective way of reducing C02″.

# global-warming - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Teenagers to tell politicians what they think about same-sex marriage… as Gaeilge

The second-level students will also discuss global and warming employment matters with the politicians.

# global-warming - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Pacific islander loses bid to become world's first 'climate change refugee'

Ioane Teitiota had argued that he should be allowed stay in New Zealand, as his low-lying homeland in the South Pacific is at threat from rising seas.

# global-warming - Monday 28 October, 2013

An Taisce claim air-travel tax will be re-introduced to combat climate change

The environmental group says that scrapping the tax makes no “long-term sense” and wants Ireland to make increasing use of ferry crossings.

# global-warming - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# global-warming - Thursday 3 October, 2013

IKEA is selling solar panels, yay! But not in Ireland, boo! Climate Change This post contains a poll

IKEA is selling solar panels, yay! But not in Ireland, boo!

The company says that customers want to live more sustainably, but there is no word on when they will roll out the panels to Ireland.

# global-warming - Monday 30 September, 2013

Meteorologist vows to never fly again after climate change report IPCC This post contains a poll

Meteorologist vows to never fly again after climate change report

Would you think about reducing your carbon footprint after last Friday’s report on human impact on climate change?

# global-warming - Friday 27 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

Get up to speed on the scrums at Ireland’s tax offices today, the renewed strike threat by doctors and the landmark report on climate change…

The 5 at 5: Friday

New rules cause delays at motor tax offices, Global Warming is real and Gardaí continue search for Margaret Mangan.

Poll: Do you believe in global warming? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you believe in global warming?

There are plenty of sceptics out there but scientists say they are 95 per cent sure that humans are to blame for rising temperatures.

# global-warming - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Column: Climate change might not seem important – but it will have an impact on us all

In a post-Celtic Tiger Ireland, people might be forgiven to think that these changes don’t appear so bad in the greater scheme of things. But they’d be wrong, writes Gavin Harte.

# global-warming - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Aircraft-mounted cameras capture stunning views of polar regions

NASA is in the fifth year of its mission to survey the Arctic and Antarctic. Its cockpit cameras have gathered some spectacular footage…

# global-warming - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Watch the North Pole turn into a lake

Warmer than usual sea temperatures have turned the North Pole into a shallow, very cold, lake.

# global-warming - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Study: Global warming still happening, but maybe not as quickly as feared

A new report says the effects of climate change between 2000 and 2009 weren’t as pronounced as the worst-case scenario.

# global-warming - Friday 10 May, 2013

Carbon dioxide levels reach historic high - US monitors

The level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has broken above 400 parts per million for the first time in human history.

# global-warming - Monday 1 April, 2013

Explainer: Is global warming causing harsher winters (and springs)?

Some scientists are beginning to put together data which shows climate change is causing icy polar air to be displaced towards Europe.