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Jul 7, 2015
Photo: flickr/ Walt Stoneburner

Welcome to an extreme, warming world

David Suzuki
Earth is clearly experiencing more frequent extreme weather than in the past, and we can expect it to get worse as we burn more coal, oil and gas and pump more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
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Sep 9, 2014
Photo: Tim J Keegan/flickr

Prescription for health: Fight global warming

David Suzuki
If we want to protect our health, our children's and grandchildren's health, and the natural systems that keep us alive and healthy, we must act to curtail global warming.
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Mar 19, 2014
Regina by a cold winter day. Photo: Daniel Paquet/flickr

Is our cold winter a sign of climate change?

Curt Hull
As the climate changes due to human-induced global warming, it does affect the weather. Scientists are still learning details about what those effects will be.
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Jan 27, 2014
Photo: flickr/Rob Chandler

A tale of two Toronto warming centres

Cathy Crowe
With the extreme weather in Eastern Canada, warming shelters were erected for the ice storm and for the continued cold. The ice storm centres were impressive, the others, seriously lacking.
Blog
Dec 10, 2013

Let's raise the bar for 2014

David Suzuki
From Rob Ford to Senate scandals, from war to environmental catastrophe, it's been a strange year. It's time move beyond the madness and personal attacks and have some rational discussion.
Blog
Oct 1, 2013

IPCC report shows action on climate change is critical

David Suzuki
If you were 95 per cent certain your house was at risk of catching fire, and there was something you could do to prevent it, you would. The IPCC has a similar message about our home planet.

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