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How the US Became an Unlikely Hero at the Paris Climate Summit - TIME;

How the US Became an Unlikely Hero at the Paris Climate Summit - TIME

TIMEHow the US Became an Unlikely Hero at the Paris Climate SummitTIMENegotiators from the U.S. arrived in Paris last week for talks on climate change with a mandate from President Barack Obama to advance a strong deal to stem greenhouse-gas emissions. And with just days remaining before the conference is set to conclude ...and more »

Trust and Money at Core of Crucial Paris Talks on Climate Change - New York Times;

Trust and Money at Core of Crucial Paris Talks on Climate Change - New York Times

New York TimesTrust and Money at Core of Crucial Paris Talks on Climate ChangeNew York TimesOn Sunday, hundreds of people in Paris formed a message about how to confront climate change. Credit Benoit Tessier/Reuters. LE BOURGET, France — The international climate change negotiations entering their second and final week encompass a vast ...and more »

Why the Paris Climate Conference Matters for Investors - Institutional Investor;

Why the Paris Climate Conference Matters for Investors - Institutional Investor

Institutional InvestorWhy the Paris Climate Conference Matters for InvestorsInstitutional InvestorRegardless of whether a legally binding agreement is reached, the Conference of the Parties' U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21), being held outside of Paris, has made clear that political leaders, businesses, investors and the broader ...and more »

UN organizes 'civil society' PR campaign to bolster Paris climate talks - Fox News;

UN organizes 'civil society' PR campaign to bolster Paris climate talks - Fox News

Fox NewsUN organizes 'civil society' PR campaign to bolster Paris climate talksFox NewsEXCLUSIVE: While negotiators hammer out a new climate accord in Paris, an army of supporters has been pushing out a digitally-amplified public relations campaign for more drastic cutbacks in greenhouse gases and larger cash transfers from rich ...and more »

We Have Felt the Effects of Climate Change, And We're Speaking Up for the Next Generation - Huffington Post;

We Have Felt the Effects of Climate Change, And We're Speaking Up for the Next Generation - Huffington Post

Huffington PostWe Have Felt the Effects of Climate Change, And We're Speaking Up for the Next GenerationHuffington PostDespite the tragic events of November 13th, we were more committed than ever to go to Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) and we are honored to advocate for what, along with our fellow youth leaders, we have been so ...and more »

Climate Change and Millennials: The Future Is in Our Hands - Scientific American (blog);

Climate Change and Millennials: The Future Is in Our Hands - Scientific American (blog)

Scientific American (blog)Climate Change and Millennials: The Future Is in Our HandsScientific American (blog)More than 40,000 people have gathered in Paris for the 21st annual Conference of Parties (COP21) in an attempt to address the growing threat of climate change. Among them are heads of government; business and religious leaders; scientists; and citizens ...and more »

Paris climate talks: biggest polluters back tougher warming target - The Guardian;

Paris climate talks: biggest polluters back tougher warming target - The Guardian

The GuardianParis climate talks: biggest polluters back tougher warming targetThe GuardianThe world's biggest climate polluters rallied around a stronger target for limiting warming on Monday, saying they were open to the 1.5C goal endorsed by the most vulnerable countries. In the final push to a climate agreement, the US, Canada, China and ...and more »

Climate negotiation role-play in Paris feels like the real thing - MIT News;

Climate negotiation role-play in Paris feels like the real thing - MIT News

MIT NewsClimate negotiation role-play in Paris feels like the real thingMIT News"World Climate" simulation, developed by MIT and Climate Interactive, challenges perceptions about climate negotiations and countries' development needs. Emily Dahl | MIT Energy Initiative December 7, 2015. Press Inquiries Share ...and more »

Why the Paris Climate Summit Is All About the Money - TIME;

Why the Paris Climate Summit Is All About the Money - TIME

TIMEWhy the Paris Climate Summit Is All About the MoneyTIMEIt's all about the money in Paris this week where negotiators opened the second and final week of talks on climate change. Negotiators remain optimistic that they will achieve a landmark deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but say tensions remain ...and more »

Kerry signals US support for ambitious 1.5-degree goal in climate deal - Mashable

Kerry signals US support for ambitious 1.5-degree goal in climate dealMashableUS Secretary of State John Kerry gestures upon his arrival at Le Bourget airport in the outskirts of Paris, Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. Image: Mandel Ngan/Associated Press. 2016%2f09%2f15%2f9c%2fhttpsd2mhye01h4nj2n.cloudfront.netmediazgkymde1lzaz.and more »

A Stunt by Environmental Activists Targets Climate Doubters - New York Times;

A Stunt by Environmental Activists Targets Climate Doubters - New York Times

New York TimesA Stunt by Environmental Activists Targets Climate DoubtersNew York TimesBesides their deadly serious purpose, the Paris climate talks are also an opportunity for elaborate displays of performance art. Some artists were very busy Sunday night. Environmental activists pasted more than 1,000 “Wanted” posters outside luxury ...and more »

In Paris climate summit, a beginning not an end - Christian Science Monitor;

In Paris climate summit, a beginning not an end - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorIn Paris climate summit, a beginning not an endChristian Science MonitorNo single agreement should be expected to be the final solution to the climate crisis, writes Heather Zichal, a former climate adviser to President Obama. By Heather Zichal, Atlantic Council December 7, 2015. close. A power-generating windmill turbine ...and more »

Jane Goodall Just Called Out Republicans on Climate Change - Newsweek;

Jane Goodall Just Called Out Republicans on Climate Change - Newsweek

NewsweekJane Goodall Just Called Out Republicans on Climate ChangeNewsweek12_07_Jane_Goodall_01 Dr. Jane Goodall, a conservationist and chimpanzee expert, serves as grand marshall during the 124th Annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, California, January 1, 2013. At the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (COP21), Goodall called ...and more »

True Solidarity: 'Standing With Paris' Means Securing a Strong Climate Change Agreement - Huffington Post;

True Solidarity: 'Standing With Paris' Means Securing a Strong Climate Change Agreement - Huffington Post

Huffington PostTrue Solidarity: 'Standing With Paris' Means Securing a Strong Climate Change AgreementHuffington PostWhile studies have linked climatic change to conflict throughout the world, obviously many factors contribute to conflict and regime change. A climate change agreement alone will not stop these conflicts. But world leaders seeking to show solidarity ...and more »

Scientists just undermined a key idea behind the Paris climate talks - Washington Post;

Scientists just undermined a key idea behind the Paris climate talks - Washington Post

Washington PostScientists just undermined a key idea behind the Paris climate talksWashington PostAs the climate negotiations in Paris proceed, many might be surprised to learn that the goal of all of this is not for the world to agree on new emissions cuts. Rather, countries have already pledged to make cuts on their own, and the task of the Paris ...and more »

COP21: Ministers in final push for Paris climate deal - BBC News;

COP21: Ministers in final push for Paris climate deal - BBC News

BBC NewsCOP21: Ministers in final push for Paris climate dealBBC NewsMinisters from all over the world gather in Paris on Monday in a final push for a new global climate compact. The politicians will attempt to craft a deal from a draft negotiating text signed off by delegates here on Saturday. Poor countries warned the ...and more »

COP21: 'We have the unique opportunity to define our own destiny,' Ban tells UN climate summit - UN News Centre;

COP21: 'We have the unique opportunity to define our own destiny,' Ban tells UN climate summit - UN News Centre

UN News CentreCOP21: 'We have the unique opportunity to define our own destiny,' Ban tells UN climate summitUN News CentreSecretary-General Ban Ki-moon addresses the opening of High-Level Segment of COP21. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe ?Share. Print. 7 December 2015 – Calling climate change a defining issue of our time, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon ...and more »

Can Tech Save the Planet? - New York Times;

Can Tech Save the Planet? - New York Times

New York TimesCan Tech Save the Planet?New York TimesTechnology is advancing extremely quickly. Does any one innovation look particularly promising? How do we increase the possibility that we'll get a tech breakthrough before it's too late? —A number of readers had similar questions about technology.and more »

Explainer: Why 'differentiation' is key to unlocking Paris climate deal - Carbon Brief

Explainer: Why 'differentiation' is key to unlocking Paris climate dealCarbon BriefThose wondering why a UN climate deal has been so slow to emerge might look towards the issue of differentiation. Differentiation is UN jargon for the thorny issue of how to recognise the differences between developed and developing countries in the ...and more »

5 questions that will make or break a Paris climate deal - GreenBiz

5 questions that will make or break a Paris climate dealGreenBizPARIS — Week two of the United Nations COP21 climate talks is officially underway in the French capital, following weekend developments that ushered in a new phase in negotiations over how to respond to increasing global temperatures. A draft climate ...and more »