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The Global Climate Strikes

The Global Climate Strikes that took place this month are the largest mass protests for action on climate change in history. Sparked by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, they included 2,500 events in 163 countries on all seven continents. An estimated 4 million people participated...

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The UN Special Report on Global Warming

The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a special report on global warming and its impact on the world. Here are five major takeaways: “Global warming is likely to reach 1.5°C [above pre-industrial levels] between 2030 and 2052 if it continues to increase...

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New Year’s Eve 2018

Happy New Year’s Eve! What a year it has been! As 2017 draws to a quiet close, we look at our 2017 resolution, at world events, and at the people and experiences for which we’re most grateful. Also we take a look ahead to the...

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Climate Science Special Report

The Trump administration released a Climate Science Special Report earlier this month. The report states that human activity is the primary cause of climate change and global warming. Called “the most comprehensive science report in the world” by climate scientists, it comes as the Trump...

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The Paris Agreement Revisited

Last month, the Remyndr blog posted a 3-Piece Primer to the Paris Agreement. In it, we discuss three key pieces of information: First, that the Paris Agreement includes participation from 197 Parties around the world. Second, that the Paris Agreement establishes a common framework by...

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