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What You Need To Know About The Amazonian Fires: 'The Climate Crisis Is Here, Now, Today'

According to experts, taking action includes "standing up for the land rights of the indigenous people who live there"

amazonia - MTV News
8:22am PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Leonardo DiCaprio To Anushka Sharma, Celebs Express Concern Over Surging Amazon Rainforest Fire

Amazon rainforest fire is so intense that it can be seen from the space. So much so that the smoke from the fires managed to black out the sun in Sao Paulo on Monday. From celebs like Anushka Sharma to Leonardo DiCaprio, everyone expressed concern on social m…

amazonia - The Times of India
10:28pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

When Notre Dam Burned The World Froze, But The Same Hasn't Happened For The Amazon Fires, WHY?

Earlier this year, there were reports that said that Bolsonaro plans to lift Brazil out of the Paris agreement. Reports allege that new ministers of environment and foreign affairs headed by him have abolished the sections within their ministries that dealt w…

amazonia - The Times of India
10:27pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

Raging rainforest fires darken skies in Brazil, inspire #prayforamazonia

A record level of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region has been linked to an increase in deforestation, inspiring a #prayforamazonia social media campaign to bring awareness to the blazes destroying the rainforest.

amazonia - NBC News
2:27pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

The Amazon is burning at a rate not seen since we started keeping track. The smoke is reaching cities 2,000 miles away.

The Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate: The Brazilian Amazon has experienced more than 74,000 fires this year, whereas last year's total was around 40,000. About 10,000 of the 2019 fires have started in the last couple of weeks. On Monday, the coll…

amazonia - Business Insider
1:06pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

The Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate. Here's what's going on

Wildfires have proliferated in the Amazon rainforest this year, producing fears about the impacts of right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro’s environmental policies and how the damage could contribute to climate change.Brazil’s space research...

amazonia - The Hill
12:51pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

July was the hottest month ever on Earth. Now massive wildfires are burning across the globe.

Scientists say it's no surprise wildfires have broken out after the warmest July on record globally.

amazonia - USA Today
12:20pm PDT - August 21st, 2019

Sudden darkness befalls Sao Paulo, the Western Hemisphere's largest city, baffling thousands

Blackness descended on Sao Paulo on Monday, the result of smoke from wildfires thousands of miles away mixing with a cold front.

amazonia - The Washington Post
7:44am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Elon Musk reiterates call to 'nuke Mars'

SpaceX boss wants to terraform the Red Planet with nuclear weapons

amazonia - Independent
6:37am PDT - August 19th, 2019

Save the planet by reimagining your back garden as an exotic jungle

The Garden Jungle says our backyards can be every bit as exciting as African savannah or the Amazon jungle - if you know where and how to look

amazonia - New Scientist
10:00am PDT - July 24th, 2019

RT @Laurie_Garrett: Here's what's dying in the Amazon right now. #AmazonRainforest #AmazonFire https://t.co/ZQxNfumTDF

Karen Brown (@kbrown65807)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

Rebecca**Impeach Now** (@Rocket4410)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

Macron is a hypocrit https://t.co/AuMviZplco https://t.co/N8JtOV9h1d

Carmen Smith (@carmen_smith_)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

Nick Smallridge (@nasthe3rd)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @FFFireland: SOS AMAZONIA - Join us in protesting the destruction of the Amazon rainforest! Tomorrow the regular @F4FCork strike will be…

Ka1919 (@Ka19193)
1:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

Citizen Resister (@Mean_Adam)
1:01pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

The Atlantic (@TheAtlantic)
1:01pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
RT @milfkook: noah centineo to the clouds above amazonia: so you are gonna show me how you squirt or what? https://t.co/nEgrMZv2o4

RT @milfkook: noah centineo to the clouds above amazonia: so you are gonna show me how you squirt or what? https://t.co/nEgrMZv2o4

David (@arthbac)
1:01pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

So Cal Mountain Gal (@LiviRichelle)
1:01pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

Annekatz (@Annekatz12)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

akaFlamingogrrl (@Flamingogrrl)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @davidgura: "Even if people were to replant half a continent's worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia, once lost, wi…

NotComey (@notComey)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @Madonna: The Fires Are Raging and The Amazonia continues to burn.........This is a devastation to Brazil—to the indigenous people who l…

mary bredin (@mary_bredin)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @karmaal2010: @AnaJuliaG1965 @gdberry911 @jairbolsonaro @realDonaldTrump No one knows this. Thanks for sharing. Yes, "swidden agricultur…

Ana Julia (@AnaJuliaG1965)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @jameshamblin: "Even if we were to re-plant half a continent’s worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia will not be re…

ʟᴇɪᴀ ɪɴ ʟᴀ ʟᴀ ʟᴀɴᴅ (@hey_leia)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @davidgura: "Even if people were to replant half a continent's worth of trees, the diversity of creatures across Amazonia, once lost, wi…

Niki (@niki5959)
1:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019