Watch: How Climate Change Became the “Killing Fields” of Australian Politics

For years, the question of what to do about climate change has toppled Aussie leaders and divided the country. Will Saturday’s election bring peace?

Video: Fly Along With NASA’s Cloud Hunters


Climb aboard NASA’s biggest flying laboratory to discover the climate change secrets of clouds.

Is Climate Change Pushing Pests into Northern Farms?

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A new survey finds beetles, flies, bacteria, and other pests headed north at an alarming rate.

Leaked Report: Scientists Now 95 Percent Certain That Humans Are Causing Global Warming


The latest IPCC survey also finds increased concern for sea level rise.

Video: Meet the Singing, Anti-Fracking Nuns


In the rolling green hills of Kentucky, the Sisters of Loretto are leading a grassroots movement against the proposed Bluegrass Pipeline.


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