Why the Fracking Boom May Actually be an Economic Bubble


It might be too soon to put all our eggs in the fracking basket.

Yikes! Without Top Predators, CO2 Emissions Skyrocket

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Wolves and bears do a lot more than hunt.

Are Oysters Doomed?


Don’t believe in climate change? Talk to a clam digger.

Government Watchdog Says Climate Change and Weird Weather Will Cost Big Bucks


GAO predicts a bill in the tens of billions.

Sanders and Boxer Introduce ‘Fee and Dividend’ Climate Bill; Greens Tickled Pink

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What you need to know about the Senate’s latest stab at climate legislation.


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