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Warming is shifting around Earth’s clouds

Warming is shifting around Earth’s clouds

New study suggests warming of the planet over past few decades has shifted key band of clouds poleward, exacerbating Earth’s rising temperature.

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The temperature spiral chart that scares scientists just got even scarier

The temperature spiral chart that scares scientists just got even scarier

The temperature spiral that took the world by storm has an update. If you think the heat is on in our current climate, you ain’t seen nothing yet.

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Coalition's transition plan: Build a new mega coal mine

Coalition’s transition plan: Build a new mega coal mine

Coalition gives priority to new coal mine as part of “economic transition”, explaining why new report ranks Coalition just 11/100 on environment and energy issues.

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Coalition's great big climate hoax turns to outright denial

Coalition’s great big climate hoax turns to outright denial

First, the Coalition sought to deny that its climate policies would ever evolve into something that actually reduces emissions. Now, it is seeking to remove evidence that climate change is having any impact at all.

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Arctic could warm by 17°C if all known fossil fuels are burned

Arctic could warm by 17°C if all known fossil fuels are burned

Burning all known fossil fuels could push global temperature an average of 8C above preindustrial levels, with the Arctic bearing brunt of warming.

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AMP board's stunning admission: They never considered climate change

AMP board’s stunning admission: They never considered climate change

AMP board admitted this week they had been out to lunch on climate change, and had never considered the issue.

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What scientists fear most: Earth’s temperature spiral toward 2°C

What scientists fear most: Earth’s temperature spiral toward 2°C

The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the atmosphere and trap more and more heat is sending the planet spiraling closer to the point where warming’s catastrophic consequences may be all but assured.

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Pollie Watch: Turnbull surrounded as Nash questions climate science

Pollie Watch: Turnbull surrounded as Nash questions climate science

Latest climate denying comments from a Coalition MP – this time Nationals deputy Fiona Nash – prove climate deniers from Abbott era are still going strong, and have Malcolm Turnbull surrounded.

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Australia's coal export plans will eclipse climate commitment: report

Australia’s coal export plans will eclipse climate commitment: report

Greenpeace report says Australia’s “race to the bottom” strategy to grow coal exports by more than 60% will erase the benefit of its Paris climate target nearly seven times over.

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Consensus confirmed: over 90% of climate scientists believe we're causing global warming

Consensus confirmed: over 90% of climate scientists believe we’re causing global warming

An overwhelming majority of those in the know believe coal fired power, such as from this Victorian plant, are contributing to global warming.

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What does state leadership on global warming look like?

What does state leadership on global warming look like?

Victoria has the opportunity to eliminate its greenhouse pollution, create thousands of jobs, and export climate solutions to the world.