Yak Dung Is Making Climate Change Worse


And there’s no easy solution.

New Report Confirms Antarctica Is Melting Away as We Watch, Faster Every Year


It’s us.

Conservative Lobby Group ALEC Plans Anti-Environmental Onslaught

K Street

Bills will reportedly aim to expand offshore oil drilling and cut EPA budget.

Seas Are Rising in Weird, New Ways


Global warming is changing the way that oceans rise.

Lima Climate Change Talks Best Chance for a Generation, Say Upbeat Diplomats

Delegates attend the opening ceremony of the Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru. Martin Mejia/AP

Hopes rise for global warming deal after US-China carbon commitments inject much-needed momentum into Peru talks.


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