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Recent articles by Seth:

Climate disaster tab globally slips 12% this year, to $268 billion

It’s an insurance number, and an insurer says climate change is at work but more people and things in harm’s way is a bigger contributor. → Read More

New abnormal: Climate disaster damage 'down' to $268 billion

This past year has seen a horrific flood that submerged one-third of Pakistan, one of the three costliest U.S. hurricanes on record, devastating droughts in Europe and China, a drought-triggered famin... → Read More

NASA cancels greenhouse gas monitoring satellite due to cost

NASA is canceling a planned satellite that was going to intensely monitor greenhouse gases over the Americas because it got too costly and complicated. → Read More

NASA cancels greenhouse gas monitoring satellite due to cost

NASA is canceling a planned satellite that was going to intensely monitor greenhouse gases over the Americas because it got too costly and complicated. → Read More

NASA cancels greenhouse gas monitoring satellite due to cost

NASA is canceling a planned satellite that was going to intensely monitor greenhouse gases over the Americas because it got too costly and complicated. → Read More

NASA cancels greenhouse gas monitoring satellite due to cost

NASA is canceling a planned satellite that was going to intensely monitor greenhouse gases over the Americas because it got too costly and complicated. But the space agency said it will still be watching human-caused carbon pollution but in different ways. NASA on Tuesday announced that its GeoCarb mission, which was supposed to be a […] → Read More

NASA cancels greenhouse gas monitoring satellite due to cost

NASA is canceling a planned satellite that was going to intensely monitor greenhouse gases over the Americas because it got too costly and complicated. But the space agency said it will still be watching human-caused carbon pollution but in different ways. NASA on Tuesday announced that its GeoCarb mission, which was supposed to be a […] → Read More

NASA kills greenhouse gas monitoring satellite after project gets too expensive

When it was announced six years ago, it was supposed to cost $166 million. The latest NASA figures show costs would balloon to more than $600 million. → Read More

UN climate boss settles for no cuts on emissions

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Given an energy crisis in Europe and progress made in helping climate victims, the new climate chief for the United Nations said he’ll settle for a lack of new emissions-cutting action coming out of the now-concluded climate talks in Egypt. It could have been worse, UN Executive Secretary for Climate […] → Read More

UN climate summit reaches deal on disaster funds but not emissions cuts

For the first time, the nations of the world decided to help pay for the damage an overheating world is inflicting on poor countries, but they finished marathon → Read More

Historic compensation fund approved at UN climate talks

Negotiators early Sunday approved a historic deal that would create a fund for compensating poor nations that are victims of extreme weather worsened by rich countries’ carbon pollution, but an overall larger agreement still was up in the air because of a fight over emission reduction efforts. → Read More

Historic compensation fund approved at UN climate talks

Negotiators have approved an historic deal that would create a fund for compensating poor nations that are victims of extreme weather worsened by rich countries’ carbon pollution, but an overall → Read More

Historic compensation fund approved at UN climate talks

The fund would be largely aimed at the most vulnerable nations, though middle-income countries that are severely battered by climate disasters may also get aid. → Read More

Historic compensation fund approved at UN climate talks

The fund would be largely aimed at the most vulnerable nations, though middle-income countries that are severely battered by climate disasters may also get aid. → Read More

Despair, lack of progress at climate talks, yet hope blooms

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — It’s a desert, where little grows. It’s a climate conference, where water is scarce inside buildings and out, lines are long, tempers are short, meetings go late and above all progress comes in one-drop drips. Yet hope springs forth in the strangest places. Not in the naïve new face, but […] → Read More

Maldives minister: negotiators reach deal on climate fund

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Negotiators say they have struck a potential breakthrough deal on the thorniest issue of United Nations climate talks, creation of a fund for compensating poor nations that are victims of extreme weather worsened by rich nations’ carbon pollution. → Read More

John Kerry Tests Positive For COVID At UN Climate Talks

U.S. Climate Envoy John Kerry tested positive for COVID-19 at the United Nations climate talks in Egypt. → Read More

U.S. top envoy John Kerry tests positive for COVID-19 as U.N. climate talks drag

A spokeswoman says Kerry continues to work by phone. The news comes as talks are headed into the weekend, after the Friday deadline came and passed. → Read More

US envoy Kerry positive for COVID as UN climate talks drag

U.S. climate envoy John Kerry has tested positive for COVID-19 at U.N. climate talks in Egypt. → Read More

Climate negotiators in Egypt say they remain far from a deal

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — With only a day left in scheduled climate negotiations in Egypt, diplomats say they are far from getting something everyone can agree on, particularly in the confrontatio... → Read More