Climate Change

Drunken Trees: Dramatic Signs of Climate Change

Drunken Trees, climate change is making these trees tipsy

by: Blaine Skrainka

"Drunken trees" are another visual canary in the coal mine of the onset of global warming.

Tags: Alaska, Climate Change, Global Warming, National geographic, permafrost, WILD Wire

These Two Graphs Show Our Climate Goals Are Doomed

by: Blaine Skrainka

Don't be frightened, we've got GIFs too!

Tags: Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Brad Plummer, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, Green, IPCC, world, World Bank
Fox News climate denial

Less than 1/3 of Fox News climate segments are accurate (shocker!)

by: Blaine Skrainka

Fox News misleads you 72% of the time when it comes to climate change.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, climate denial, Fox News, Global Warming, The Wild Magazine, WILD Wire, world

4 Simple Things You Need to Know about the new IPCC Report on Climate Change

by: Blaine Skrainka

The U.N. suggests that local officials, the private sector, and individuals should stop waiting and start acting.

Tags: AR5, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, Green, IPCC, The Wild Magazine, world
Yida Refugee Camp Struggles To Cope With Population Swelling

Climate Change is getting worse and we’re not doing much about it, says IPCC

by: Blaine Skrainka

Every six years or so, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) releases a massive three-part report aimed at policy makers describing the latest broad scientific consensus on climate change. Last September, the IPCC release part […]

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Global Warming, The Wild Magazine, WILD Wire
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The Contrarian Complex

by: Blaine Skrainka

This week the IPCC released an apocalyptish report on how the climate is affecting the Earth's ecosystems, the economy and peoples' livelihoods. We examine the concerted right-wing effort to hide the facts.

Tags: Aaron M. McCright, Alan Robock, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Legislative Exchange Council, American Meteorological Society, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Catholicism, Cato Institute, chris christie, Christianity, Christopher Monckton, Climate Change, Climate Change Denial: Heads in the Sand, climate denial, Climategate, Global Warming, GOP, Green, Heartland Institute, IPCC, James Inhofe, John Cook, John Fasullo, Kevin Trenberth, Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney, NASA, National Academy of Sciences, National Center for Atmospheric Research, NOAA, Obama, Rand Paul, Republicans,, Tea Party, Ted Cruz, Ted Kaczynski, UNICEF, World Bank
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Greenland is Melting: Vice Goes to the Frontline of Climate Change

by: Blaine Skrainka

Vice TV is back for its second season of "exploring the human condition" on HBO. In episode two, zine co-founder turn media mogul Shane Smith choppers us over Greenland to show the astonishing glacial melt resulting from climate change.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, Green, Greenland, Shane Smith, VICE, world
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In Case You Missed It

by: Blaine Skrainka

Your weekly WILD reader from around the world: Michael Dunn dodges first-degree murder conviction in killing of Jordan Davis; Facebook goes beyond the binary gender code; and Ellen Page comes out as a defender of human rights.

Tags: Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Ellen Page, Environment, Facebook, gender, Headlines, ICYMI, John Kerry, Jordan Davis, LGBT, Michael Dunn, news, Obama, Putin, Racism, Sochi 2014, The Wild Magazine, Winter Olympics, world

What We Can Learn From Bill Gates on Foreign Aid

by: Blaine Skrainka

We should consider these lessons in the context of two things: globally—how we respond to the challenges of climate change, and, domestically—how we provide foreign aid to our own people.

Tags: Africa, Bill Gates, birth control, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, contraceptives, foreign aid, Global Warming, Mike Huckabee, Poverty, world
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The Face of Power

by: Blaine Skrainka

Youth climate activist Anjali Appadurai studies the power structure behind the climate regime.

Tags: Activism, anjail appadurai, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, COP, Global Warming, Politics, The Wild Magazine, UN, UNFCCC, world, Youth Issue