Could Greenhouse Gases Turn Earth Into Venus?

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Yes, but not anytime soon. 

Consider the Cannibal Lobster

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In warming seas, even lobsters think lobster is delicious.

Map: Oysters, Reefs, and Swamps Protect Billions’ Worth of Real Estate—For Free

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Without natural barriers, twice as much US coastline will be highly exposed to climate risks.

Why Climate Change Has Darwin Down for the Count

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Birds, reptiles, amphibians, and many other animals may not be able to adapt to rising temperatures.

Confirmed: Fracking Triggers Quakes and Seismic Chaos

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A new study in Science links tremors near Midwest injection sites with huge quakes thousands of miles away.

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