What if Everyone in the World Became a Vegetarian?

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Calculating the chaos and the changed climate.

Republicans Portray Obama Climate Push As A Distraction

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Three members of the Senate’s GOP leadership were not impressed, suggesting Obama was wasting time and effort.

Our Alarming Food Future, Explained in 7 Charts

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Iowa is washing away, even while California dries up.

As Earth Warms, West Nile Spreads

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The virus took the U.S. by surprise. Thanks to climate change, it’s here to stay. 

White House Solar Panels Power Up

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Barack Obama unveils new solar expansion plans as officials confirm White House panels are now operational.

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