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PH tourism breaks record, hits 7.1 million | Midday wRap

Jan 25, 2019 - 1:32 PM

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2018 was fourth hottest year on record – researchers

Jan 25, 2019 - 8:50 AM

'Global mean temperature in 2018 was colder than 2015, 2016, and 2017, but warmer than every previously observed year prior to 2015,' the report from research group Berkeley Earth says

World to miss 2020 climate 'turning point' – analysis

Jan 22, 2019 - 8:42 AM

An analysis by the World Resources Institute shows current efforts to limit temperature increases are falling well short

PROTESTING CLIMATE CHANGE. A protester holds a placard during a march for the climate on sidelines of the 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) summit on December 8, 2018 in Katowice, Poland. File photo by Janek Skarzynski/AFP

Déjà vu: Why I am strongly against our signing the Paris climate deal

Nov 06, 2016 - 5:25 PM

The reality is that this is a deal crafted to suit the United States China and other big emitters

Children swim at the sea near houses constructed on the breakwater at Manila Bay on March 14, 2016. Families living beside the shore are vulnerable to storm surges during a typhoon. Former US vice-president Al Gore, who is visiting the Philippines as part of his crusade against climate change, has warned that storms will hit the Philippines with more strength and frequency due to the rising temperature of the atmosphere, leaving the archipelagic nation as one of the most vulnerable to typhoon-spawned waves and rising water levels. / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELIS

Deeper carbon cuts needed to avoid climate tragedy – UN

Nov 03, 2016 - 8:01 PM

If we don t start taking additional action now beginning with the upcoming climate meeting in Marrakesh we will grieve over the avoidable human tragedy says UNEP head Erik Solheim

ERIK SOLHEIM. Erik Solheim, executive director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), speaks during the official opening of the 28th meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol in Kigali on October 13, 2016. File photo by Cyril Ndegeya/AFP

August 2016 ties July 2016 for hottest month on record

Sep 13, 2016 - 6:35 PM

Scientists from NASA s Goddard Institute for Space Studies reveal that the previous month was the warmest August in 136 years

Two girls play on a small wall during sunset in a neighborhood of the commune of Cite Soleil, Port-au-Prince, on August 22, 2016. Hector Retamal/AFP

July 2016 hottest month ever recorded – NASA

Aug 17, 2016 - 10:30 PM

UPDATED July 2016 is officially the warmest month ever since modern record keeping began in 1880

A farmer drives a combine harvester during a wheat harvest at sunset on July 28, 2016 in Monthodon near Tours, central France. Guillaume Souvant/AFP

Global heat, sea level hit record highs in 2015

Aug 02, 2016 - 11:57 PM

Experts warn sea level rise will accelerate in the coming decades putting millions of lives at risk worldwide

GLOBAL WARMING. View of the Magdalena River in Honda, Tolima department, Colombia on February 9, 2016. Affected by El Nino, the Magdalena, Colombia's main river, is in its lowest level in 15 years. Juan Jose Horta/AFP

Last month was hottest June on record – US scientists

Jul 20, 2016 - 12:16 AM

UPDATED NOAA: This marks the 14th consecutive month the monthly global temperature record has been broken the longest such streak in the 137 year record

CLIMATE CHANGE. A anti-global warming protester holds up a placard in Cleveland, Ohio, near the Republican National Convention site July 18, 2016. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

April breaks heat records, 12th month in a row for global heat

May 19, 2016 - 12:32 AM

The report issued each month by NOAA also points to a concerning spike in temperature last month compared to the 20th century average

Philrem P10M profit, North Korea missiles, heat record | 12PM wRap

Mar 18, 2016 - 12:41 PM

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Typhoon Nona, FPJ’s death anniversary, COP21 deal | 12PM wRap

Dec 14, 2015 - 2:10 PM

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