Wednesday, September 02, 2020
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Wednesday, September 02, 2020

It's 75 degrees in Marengo today. Here's the news—

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Guest post: Why does land warm up faster than the oceans?

Carbon Brief Staff, Carbon Brief (Tweet)

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The US South could save money by cleaning up its power grid

David Roberts, Vox -  Climate Change (Tweet)

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Typhoon Maysak to become second typhoon in a week to strike Korean Peninsula, and a third storm lies right behind

Andrew Freedman, Andrew Freedman (Tweet)

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Despite Recent Pledges, Utilities Have Been Slow to Adopt Renewable Energy, Study Finds

Yale E360 (Tweet)

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Climate change: Power companies 'hindering' move to green energy

https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews, BBC News (Tweet)

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The sun is ‘glorious’ and rain is ’nasty.’ Could weather bias be killing us?

Kate Yoder, Grist (Tweet)

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How climate change fuels California’s biggest fires

Alexandria Herr, Grist (Tweet)

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How air conditioning could keep everyone cool without cooking the planet

Maddie Stone, Grist (Tweet)

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Erin Brockovich’s new book looks at the upstream causes of America’s water crisis

Angely Mercado, Grist (Tweet)

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As fire burns, activists sneak into Point Reyes to bring water to parched elk. Should they?

Susanne Rust, Anita Chabria, Los Angeles Times (Tweet)

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Arrests as Extinction Rebellion protests begin across England

https://www.facebook.com/bbcnews, BBC News (Tweet)

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DIY Firefighting In California

Greg Rosalsky, NPR (Tweet)

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Hottest season on record: Merciless Phoenix heat blasts by all-time monthly and summer milestones

Ian Livingston, The Washington Post (Tweet)

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2020 was Washington’s 5th hottest summer on record, with 8 inches more rain than normal

Matt Rogers, Jason Samenow, The Washington Post (Tweet)

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How Bill Nye Became the 'Science Guy'

NPR (Tweet)

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Sen. Markey aims to do the politically unthinkable: Deny a Kennedy a win in Massachusetts

David Weigel, The Washington Post (Tweet)

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House Ways and Means chairman faces fight of his political life in Mass. primary

Rachael Bade, The Washington Post (Tweet)

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The Trailer: Markey got the memes. Will he get the win?

David Weigel, The Washington Post (Tweet)

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Second effort to boost wildfire funding falls flat in the California Legislature

Taryn Luna, Los Angeles Times (Tweet)

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How college activists are trying to win the youth vote remotely

Isabella Simonetti, Vox (Tweet)

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Live results for the Massachusetts primaries

Li Zhou, Vox (Tweet)