climate change

  • New Climate Plan Envisions Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A new congressional plan to solve the climate crisis says the United States should aim to “get to net zero,” or eliminate carbon emissions entirely, by 2050. The report from the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis suggests the country could even go “net negative,” and...
  • Nuevo plan climático prevé emisiones netas cero para 2050

    SACRAMENTO, California – Un nuevo plan del Congreso para resolver la crisis climática dice que Estados Unidos debería tratar de “llegar a cero neto” o eliminar las emisiones de carbono por completo para 2050. El informe del Comité Selecto de la Cámara sobre la Crisis Climática sugiere que el...
  • Latino Conservation Groups Urge Action on Pandemic, Climate Change

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Latino conservation groups say battling the pandemic goes hand in hand with fighting climate change, because poor air quality exacerbated by climate change makes people more vulnerable to COVID-19. Juanita Mora, CEO of the Chicago Allergy Center, said Latino communities are disproportionately affected by both the pandemic...
  • Grupos de conservación latinos instan a actuar contra la pandemia y el cambio climático

    SACRAMENTO, California – Grupos de conservación latinos dicen que combatir la pandemia va de la mano con la lucha contra el cambio climático, porque la mala calidad del aire exacerbada por el cambio climático hace que las personas sean más vulnerables a COVID-19. Juanita Mora, CEO del Chicago Allergy...
  • Scientists Warn Climate Change is Destroying CA Kelp Forests

    MONTEREY, Calif. — Kelp forests off the West Coast are being decimated at an alarming rate by marine heat waves linked to climate change, according to seven top marine scientists who just wrote an open letter about it that was published in Science magazine. Fiorenza Micheli, a professor of marine...
  • Los científicos advierten que el cambio climático está destruyendo los bosques de algas marinas de California

    MONTEREY, California – Los bosques de algas marinas de la costa oeste están siendo diezmados a un ritmo alarmante por las olas de calor marinas vinculadas al cambio climático, según siete importantes científicos marinos que acaban de escribir una carta abierta al respecto que se publicó en la revista...
  • New England’s lobster boom, a by-product of global warming?

    Seabrook, NH – The lobstermen of northern New England have been hauling in record numbers of the crustacean in recent years, something they attribute to the different “cycles” of the sea, but scientists have a different theory — climate change. The cold winter is afoot in New Hampshire and...
  • El “boom” de la langosta: ¿Gracias a la crisis climática?

    Seabrook, NH- Desde hace años, los pescadores de langosta del norte de Nueva Inglaterra sacan más producto que nunca, ellos lo atribuyen a los “ciclos” del mar, aunque los científicos piensan otra cosa: la crisis climática. Es frío invierno en Nuevo Hampshire y la mayoría de los días no...
  • HAVE THE COURAGE TO SPEAK UP

    “Having the courage to speak against prevailing opinion in civil strife is often greater than that demanded on the battlefield” is a statement made by Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809-1894). His main contribution to medicine was an 1843 essay on a contagion (disease) later identified as measles. This measles disease...

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