Here’s Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World’s Energy by 2040

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China and India hold the world’s fate in their hands as energy use skyrockets in poorer countries. 

Scientists Re-Trace Steps of Great Antarctic Explorer Douglas Mawson

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Geologist almost lost his life mapping unknown Antarctic regions in ‘the Edwardian equivalent of space travel’.

How Do Meteorologists Fit into the 97% Global Warming Consensus?


A new study examines meteorologists, the global warming consensus, political ideology, and climate expertise.

Australia Must Cut Emissions 40% by 2020 to Avoid “Dramatic Climatic Shifts”

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Leading scientists and economists say a world on track for 4C warming will put Australia “under assault”.

Magic Mike: How Bloomberg became the world’s greenest mayor

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Is Michael Bloomberg America’s climate hero?

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