Live Blog: Obama Rolls Out Climate Plan

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Step Inside the World’s Largest Solar Boat

Courtesy Planet Solar

Scientists on the ship are tracking climate change across the Atlantic.

Occupy Sandy, Once Welcomed, Now Questioned


The Occupy movement’s relief team still hasn’t disbursed all the money it raised to help one of New York City’s hardest hit neighborhoods.

Are Fungus-Farming Ants the Key to Better Biofuel?

Secrets from their underground fungus fields could help fight climate change.

FEMA Report: Climate Change Could Increase Areas At Risk of Flood by 45%

Clean-up in Breezy Point following Hurricane Sandy, November 5, 2012. Bryan Smith/

A landmark study finds climate change could have a huge impact on the National Flood Insurance Program.


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