Climate change hitting top U.S. fishery in the Arctic

WNM | Dec 14, 2019 at 9:10 AM

Climate change is causing chaos in the Bering Sea, home to one of America’s largest fisheries, an example of how rising temperatures can rapidly change ecosystems important to the economy, U.S. federal government scientists said in a report.

Flood, fire and plague: climate change blamed for disasters

WNM | Nov 14, 2019 at 9:02 AM

Extreme floods in Venice, fires in Australia and even an outbreak of plague in China have been attributed to climate change this week, while researchers have warned that global warming could saddle future generations with life-long illness.

Venice flood (Marei Sellin/Pixabay)

Venice floods: “This is the result of climate change”

WNM | Nov 13, 2019 at 10:48 AM

Italy’s Venice mayor prepared to declare the city a disaster zone after the second highest tide ever recorded flooded its historic basilica and left many of its squares and alleyways deep under water.