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Sandy Climate Change

Kate Sheppard

NOAA: Sandy-Like Flooding Now Twice As Likely Due to Climate Change | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.05.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -- A new analysis released Thursday of 12 extreme weather events in 2012 found "compelling evidence that human-caused change was a factor c...

Naomi Klein: 'A Very Small Window To Try To Avoid Catastrophic Climate Change'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Leader | Posted 11.16.2012 | Green

In the days following Hurricane Sandy, politicians, activists and civilians alike jumped into action on recovery efforts. Local governments brainstorm...

Hurricane Sandy Hints at the Perils of Global Catastrophe

Seth Baum | Posted 01.08.2013 | Green
Seth Baum

I live in New York City, and I do research on global catastrophes. Hurricane Sandy offers an ominous warning of what could happen if catastrophe were to affect the entire planet.

Adaptation: (Re)Building Sensibly

Bernard David | Posted 01.05.2013 | Business
Bernard David

Sandy actually gives us a chance to rebuild a lot of infrastructure in a sensible way. We know a lot more today than we did when houses, apartment buildings, roads and mass transit systems were built 100 years ago.

Superstorms for Our Children

Dominique Browning | Posted 01.02.2013 | Green
Dominique Browning

The New York Times and other media are calling the events around Superstorm Sandy "once-in a generation." But whose generation are they talking about?

Sandy and What's Missing From Public Discourse

Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din | Posted 10.31.2012 | World
Mohsin Mohi-Ud Din

Before we can de-carbonize our energy grids, we must first de-politicise and demystify our changing planet and how we as global citizens are directly affected by and responsible for its health.

Climate Scientist Predicted Sandy Months Ago

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 10.31.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Climate scientist Michael Oppenheimer stood along the Hudson River and watched his research come to life as Hurricane Sandy blew through...