World’s Biggest Geoengineering Experiment ‘Violates’ UN Rules

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Controversial US businessman’s iron fertilisation off west coast of Canada contravenes two UN conventions.

Mitt Romney’s Winners and Losers


Debunking the GOP candidate’s favorite energy catchphrase.

Some GMO Cheerleaders Also Deny Climate Change


The scientific consensus around climate change and the one around GMOs are less alike than they appear.

Deepwater Horizon Pipe ‘Responsible for New Oil Slick in Gulf of Mexico’


BP and Transocean to submit clean-up operation, after scientists link three-mile oil slick to Deepwater Horizon disaster.

Arctic Sea Ice Shrunk to a Record Low, So Why Is Antarctica’s Setting Record Highs?


The countervailing effects don’t cancel each other out. They’re both signs of the changes we are bringing to the planet.


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