VIDEO: How Much Is a Beachfront Home in the Sandy-Ravaged Rockaways?

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Homes ripped apart by Sandy are proving to be magnets for bargain hunters—but not everyone is getting a good deal.

VIDEO: Can We 3D Print Our Way Out of Climate Change?

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3D printing could slash the carbon footprint of manufacturing and provide nifty solutions for a disaster-prone world.

EXCLUSIVE: State Dept. Hid Contractor’s Ties to Keystone XL Pipeline Company

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A top expert who helped write the government’s latest Keystone report previously consulted on three different TransCanada projects—a fact the State Department tried to hide.

Climate Change Could Mean Seven Times As Many Katrinas

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If only a fraction of predicted global warming happens, the US East Coast could be in for a rough century.

Could Waxman’s New Bill Offer New Hope for a Carbon Tax?

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When it comes to carbon legislation, Rep. Henry Waxman’s motto seems to be “try, try again.”


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