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Entries by Mary Ellen Harte from 04/2012

Dancing With Cranes

| Posted 04.09.2012 | Green

The red-crowned cranes are gathered before me, jumping sporadically in jubilation, probing the marshy wallows for hibernating fish and frogs.

Climate Change This Week: U.S. Droughts, Clean Energy Jobs and More

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Green

As if tornadoes aren't enough, USA Today reports that droughts are intensifying all over the U.S. -- you know, the sort of extreme weather likely to occur under continued global warming.

Climate Change This Week: New Polls, Threatened Energy Facilities and More

| Posted 04.23.2012 | Green

New polls show an uptick in concern about climate change among Americans, a majority of whom now believe that global warming and climate change contribute to increasingly worse US weather, from heat waves and drought to record snowfalls

Climate Change This Week: Weird British Weather, An Intensifying Water Cycle, and More...

| Posted 04.30.2012 | Green

Get ready for fiercer droughts and storms, folks -- the salt of the sea is telling the world that climate change is intensifying the global water cycle twice as fast as originally thought, a new study in the journal Science shows, according to Michael Lemonick at Climate Central.