Watch a US Senator Use a Snowball to Deny Global Warming


“I ask the chair: You know what this is? It’s a snowball.”

Obama Just Vetoed the GOP’s Keystone Bill, and This Democratic Presidential Hopeful Is Pissed

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“No one owns me & I owe nothing to big oil.”

Care about global climate change? Then fight local air pollution


The dirty fuels that cause pollution also cause global warming.

Some Climate Engineering Ideas Are Insane. This One Isn’t.

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Can we remove CO2 from the air?

IPCC chair Rajendra Pachauri resigns

Rajendra K. Pachauri Juan Karita/AP

High profile head of the UN’s climate science panel steps down and denies charges of sexually harassing a 29-year-old female researcher.


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