VERIFY Fact Check |

No, pledges made at COP26 are not likely to keep global warming below 1.5 C

Weather

Yes, a potentially deadly parasite that enters people through bare feet is in the US

Health

No, there will not be a tree planted for every pet picture posted to Instagram campaign

Social Media

Yes, these Asian Lady Beetles can be harmful to your pet

Environment

Yes, cattle are the top source of methane emissions in the US

Environment

No, the Build Back Better bill does not include a methane tax on livestock

Government

Yes, climate change could impact the production of beer

Food

Yes, China is currently the biggest emitter of carbon dioxide

Environment

No, volcanoes are not responsible for more carbon dioxide emissions than humans

Environment

Yes, chocolate production is a cause of deforestation

Environment

VERIFY Snap: Climate change and COP26

Environment

Photo claiming to show ‘400 jets’ used to fly attendees to COP26 is actually from New Orleans in 2013

Social Media

No, the volcano on La Palma in the Canary Islands will not cause a ‘mega tsunami’ as conspiracy theorists suggest

Weather

No, the woolly bear caterpillar can’t predict the upcoming winter, but it does indicate the harshness of the last one

Weather

No, daylight saving time does not significantly save electricity in the US

Money

No, you shouldn’t update your voicemail when lost or stranded

Social Media