2014 Was the Biggest Year For Solar Power Ever

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These 3 charts prove you should be excited about solar energy.

How Michele Bachmann Inspired Factcheck.org to Debunk Lies About Science

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“It’s thanks to Michele Bachmann.”

New York Just Showed Every Other State How to Do Solar Right

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“This is as exciting as the Public Service Commission gets.”

Netanyahu and Obama Agree: Global Warming Is a Huge Threat

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“Climate change is no less menacing than the security threats that we face,” says the Israeli prime minister.

The Science of Why Republicans Are Dead Wrong About Climate Change and National Security

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New research links climate change to Syria’s devastating civil war.


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