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Science Groups Demand Textbook Publishers Remove Climate Change Denialism
Social studies textbooks under fire for climate change errors
"...are guilty of including inaccurate and misleading information about climate change in new social studies books, charged science advocates..."

Nov. 12, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Climate Change Stories: A Traveling Sisterhood
The Climate Wise Women visit SXSW Eco
"...time-honored tool of storytelling to “put a face to climate change.”..."

Oct. 14, 2013 News Post by Jessi Cape

Publishers Remove Climate Change Denialism From Textbooks
Pressure from science, education groups leads to revisions
"...state’s largest textbooks publishers have rid their books of climate change denialism...."

Nov. 17, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Climate Change Comes to Austin
Helen Plume hosted by U.S. Green Building Council
"...Come hear Helen Plume, a world-renowned climate change expert from New Zealand, speak Tuesday, June 15...."

June 11, 2010 News Post by Katherine Gregor

What Are the Birds Telling Us About Climate Change?
Reading the signs from our friends up in the sky
"...provide in tracking wildlife response to habitat loss and climate change...."

Feb. 23, 2018 News Feature by Melany Jean

'We've Got Climate Change'
Lee Nichols interviews UT biologist Camille Parmesan about the evidence and consequences of global warming.
"...several years. There's been a strong consensus among the climate community that the trends we're seeing are linked to..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Climate Change Crusader Heats Up Renewable Energy Fair
Q&A with Rick Piltz, formerly with the U.S. government's Climate Change Science Program
"...years as a senior associate within the U.S. government's Climate Change Science Program, which coordinates the research efforts of..."

Oct. 12, 2007 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Climate Change: City Targets Zero Emissions
City aims for carbon neutrality by 2050
"...closer to completing the goals set by its 2007 Climate Protection Plan, last month City Council members decided to..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature by Lizzie Jespersen

Climate Change Crosses County Lines
Study predicts how climate change will affect Texas' future water needs
"...Natural Resources Defense Council brings the problems created by climate change directly home to Austin. Based on the most..."

July 30, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Climate Change: Still Not a Hoax
Reducing carbon emissions with Austin Energy, without the Fayette Power Project
"...take a stronger stance against the global threat of climate change. The day coincides with U.S. President Donald Trump's..."

April 28, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Point Austin: Climate Change Awareness Month
From the Islands and the IPCC comes the latest urgent warning
"...of opportunities remaining to avoid unthinkable damage to the climate system that supports life as we know it."..."

Oct. 12, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Council: Mobile Homes and Climate Change
City Council gets through a brief agenda the week before budget talks begin
"...shy of Earth Day, Zimmerman renewed his charge against climate change science. Council passed an item authorizing a $116,000..."

April 29, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

With Climate Change Award, Bloomberg Makes It Rain in Austin
Billionaire ex-New York mayor wants to speed up urban carbon reductions
"...selection as a winner of Bloomberg Philanthropies' American Cities Climate Challenge. Austin joins 24 other U.S. cities, including San..."

Jan. 18, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Climate Change News
Safe Climate Act introduced to Congress; and National Academy of Sciences releases climate change report requested by House Committee on Science chair
"...Tuesday, Rep. Henry Waxman of California introduced the Safe Climate Act (HR 5642), a so-called long-term, science-based solution to..."

June 30, 2006 News Feature

Professors on Climate Change
A letter from 200 professors to the White House signals a broad consensus on global warming
"...his administration, urging continuing U.S. support for action against climate change under the 2016 Paris Climate Agreement...."

Feb. 24, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Austin City Council v. Climate Change
City Hall backs resilience, electric vehicles
"...achieving carbon neutrality on time, and preparing for the climate reality we're already living in...."

May 17, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

It's Time to Deal With Climate Change!
"...address, President Obama promised to take action to address climate change if Congress refused to. Considering the vast damage..."

Feb. 12, 2013 Postmarks

350 or Bust: New Climate Change Campaigns Get Rolling
The Share350 initiative launches at this weekend's Green Fourth of July, bolstering an international climate-change campaign with its own Austin twist
"...Some say climate change is this generation's biggest challenge, but a loose-knit..."

July 4, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

A Different Kind of Climate Change
Changes afoot at Austin Climate Protection Program
"...Sascha Petersen resigned from the staff of the Austin Climate Protection Pro­gram Monday. He follows program manager Jake Stewart,..."

March 19, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

CAMPO & Climate Politics
Austin reps and mayor split on 2040 Plan vision statement
"...Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization – one which removed "climate change" as an explicit rationale for the region’s long..."

Nov. 3, 2013 News Post by Michael King

News Roundup: Climate, Cuts, and Cuckoos
Austin attends the Paris climate conference
"...week's News Roundup: Austin leaders back from the Paris climate conference reaffirm their city's commitment to combat climate change;..."

Dec. 14, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

SXSW Eco 2015: Global Climate, Global Conflict?
UT's Joshua Busby on how the developing world responds
"...Max: Fury Road, eco-horrors have taught us that global climate change will bring about global conflict. But Joshua Busby,..."

Oct. 6, 2015 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Bill of the Week: Changing the Climate
Ellis hopes for a cooler future
"...Climate change, says Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, is "going to..."

Feb. 9, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Adapt or Fry: UT Climate Adaptation Symposium
Forum focuses on local solutions to climate change
"...in distress. But a Texas heat wave and global climate change are very different antagonists. The organizers of next..."

Sept. 27, 2013 News Feature by Brandon Watson

Climate Consortium Denmark
Learning from Copenhagen, Post #4
"...of Denmark. This morning Finn Mortensen, executive director of Climate Consortium Denmark, told us how and why the public-private..."

Oct. 5, 2009 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Writing the Climate
Flannery and Kolbert on the accelerating pace of global warming
"...announcing what's been described as the most ambitious municipal climate-protection plan in the nation, Mayor Will Wynn sat on..."

May 18, 2007 News Feature by Nora Ankrum

Point Austin: Climate Control
Will corporate interests finally see the light on climate change?
"...we hope for from the current U.N. Conference on Climate Change?..."

Dec. 4, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Climate, Meet Mobility
Copenhagen is all about green transport – and Austin should be, too
"...During my recent climate-action study tour in Copenhagen, I was constantly scouting for..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Driving While Campaigning: Bill White Talking (Around) Climate Action
The gubernatorial candidate gamely navigates the politics of climate change
"...fuels," he responded instead. Asked how his leadership on climate action would differ from that of Gov. Rick Perry,..."

Jan. 15, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

The Austin Climate Protection Plan
An update on the state of the city's ACPP
"...committed to doing its part through the 2007 Austin Climate Protection Plan – as it is in every other..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

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