Climate Change Slowdown is Due to Warming of Deep Oceans, Say Scientists

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Climate sceptics have seized on a pause in warming over the past five years, but the long-term trend is still upwards.

CIA Backs $630,000 Scientific Study on Controlling Global Climate

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Conspiracy theorists, rejoice!

Google Hosts Fundraiser for Climate Change Denying US Senator

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Proceeds of the lunch, priced at $250 to $2,500, will benefit the Republican Jim Inhofe, who calls climate change a ‘hoax’.

The Southwest’s Forests May Never Recover from Megafires

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“Abnormal” fire risks have become the new normal.

Dangerous Global Warming Could be Reversed, Say Scientists

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A combination of burning trees for energy and capturing and storing carbon dioxide could offset and even reverse emissions.

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