Daily updates on climate change and the global economy.

 

Stay current with what’s happening around the world with a quick scan of top news.

31st July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Turkish fires sweeping through tourist areas are the hottest on record... The heat intensity of wildfires in Turkey on Thursday was four times higher than anything on record for the nation, according to satellite data passed on to the Guardian. "At least four people...

30th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"The pandemic leads to another summer of anger... Though quieter in the United States than a year ago, this month has seen a dramatic spasm of protest in other parts of the world... "A team of researchers at the Institute for Economics and Peace, a global think tank,...

29th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Shocking satellite image shows Alaska’s formerly frozen Yukon Delta is completely green. "The images, captured by the US Geological Survey’s (USGS) Landsat 8 satellite on 29 May, showed extensive greenery in former tundra conditions - yet further evidence of global...

28th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"The returns investors expect to earn after inflation on the world’s most important government bonds have reached a record low in a fall that has had sweeping implications across global markets. "The real yield on 10-year US Treasuries fell further below zero on...

27th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Soaring temperatures and strong winds have sparked wildfires across Greece, Spain and in Italy, where blazes on Sardinia forced 1,000 people to flee their homes. "As temperatures hit 40C [104F] over the weekend, flames fanned by southwesterly winds reduced 50,000...

26th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"World’s Food Supplies Get Slammed by Drought, Floods and Frost... Extreme weather is slamming crops across the globe, bringing with it the threat of further food inflation at a time costs are already hovering near the highest in a decade and hunger is on the rise....

24th July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"UK weather: Northern Ireland 'breaks temperature record' for third time in a week. "The all-time temperature record in Northern Ireland edges up for the third time in seven days as 31.4C (88.5F) is recorded in Armagh, while other parts of the UK also continue to...

23rd July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Republicans will not vote to increase the federal borrowing limit, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said in a new interview, setting the stage for a huge battle in Congress as it stares at a deadline to avoid a debt default. "McConnell's threat prompted outrage...

21st July 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Markets Are No Longer Worried About Inflation... The bad news is they are now fretting about the post-pandemic recovery... "The good news, if the market is to be believed, is that we can forget about the inflation scare. The bad news is that it might also be time to...

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