Polar Bear Numbers in Hudson Bay of Canada on Verge of Collapse

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Climate change is warming the Arctic and melting its ice cover, with grave consequences.

Green Levies May Well be ‘Crap’. The Way to Deal with Carbon is to Bury It

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We are going to continue to use fossil fuels, so let’s make carbon burial the number one priority.

How a Canadian Town is Teaching Polar Bears to Fear Humans

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Can this small community continue to co-exist with the world’s largest land predator?

Just 90 Companies Caused Two-Thirds of Man-Made Global Warming Emissions


Chevron, Exxon and BP among companies most responsible for climate change since dawn of industrial age, figures show.

These Members of Congress Are Bankrolled by the Fracking Industry

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A new report finds that the industry is giving out “gushers” of money, mainly to congressional Republicans.

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