This digest provides a selection of recent news articles relating to climate change and other environmental issues. Click on the title to read the full article from its original source.
By Oliver Milman (The Guardian)
Scientists propose new category 6 rating to classify ‘mega-hurricanes’, becoming more likely due to climate crisis.
By Bob Berwyn (Inside Climate News)
Limiting the size of the annual conference, eliminating conflicts of interest and adopting enforceable agreements with a voting system could help speed up global climate action, research shows.
By Jessica Kutz (Inside Climate News)
They have the generational wisdom, environmental activism experience, free time—and they're not afraid of getting arrested.
By Andrew Freedman (Axios)
Early expectations are that 2024 stands a good chance to beat 2023's annual temperature record.
By Johan Rockström and Louis Kotzé (Thomson Reuters Foundation/Context)
We humans and the global economy we live in are the dominant force of change on Earth, and that is driving six of nine planetary boundaries being breached, an increasingly unstable Earth system, rising sea levels, and massive loss of biodiversity, among others.