The State of Climate Change Denial

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Climate change deniers are on the ropes—but not before they did their damage.

Greenhouse Gas Levels Pass Symbolic 400ppm CO2 Milestone

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Monitoring stations in the Arctic detect record levels of carbon dioxide, higher than ever above ‘safe’ 350ppm mark.

The Coal Hard Facts


Environmentalists fervently wish for the end of coal. Here’s why it can’t be replaced anytime soon.

North Carolina Wishes Away Climate Change


State lawmakers want to mandate scientific inaccuracy.

EU Greenhouse Gas Emissions Rise Despite Climate Change Policies

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European Union’s 2010 greenhouse gas emissions rise of 2.4% blamed on cold winter and economic recovery in some areas.


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