Climate change will make bananas more expensive. Here’s why some experts say they should be already.

[ad_1] London — Industry experts say the price of bananas globally is very likely to rise due to the impact of climate change — but some believe paying more for bananas now could mitigate those risks.  Industry leaders and academics gathered this week in Rome for the World Banana Forum issued a warning over the impact … Read more

Could the Arctic be ice-free within a decade? What the latest science says

[ad_1] The Arctic could be “ice-free” in just a few years, scientists have found. Here’s what that means.  The region, which sits at the northernmost point of the globe, is a unique ecosystem characterized by areas of permanent snow and ice. But, if the Earth continues to face damaging levels of emissions, the Arctic could … Read more

Canada wildfires never stopped, they just went underground as

[ad_1] Canada’s 2023 wildfire season was the most destructive ever recorded, with 6,551 fires scorching nearly 71,000 square miles of land from the West Coast to the Atlantic provinces, according to the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Center. It wasn’t just remarkable for its destruction, however, but also for the fact that it never really seemed … Read more

2/9: CBS News Weekender

[ad_1] 2/9: CBS News Weekender – CBS News Watch CBS News Catherine Herridge reports on a deadly plane crash on a Florida highway, earthquakes in Hawaii and California, and where the world’s largest iceberg is headed. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn … Read more