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The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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January 3, 2014

Antarctic Sea Ice Increase is Because of Weather, Not Climate

Rapid build up of ice that trapped the research vessel Academik Shokalskiy tells us very little about global warming.

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December 23, 2013

Global Warming Will Intensify Drought, Says New Study

A new paper concludes droughts will probably set in more quickly and become more intense.

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December 19, 2013

A Glitter-Covered Banner Got These Protesters Arrested for Staging a Bioterror Hoax

Energy giants have lobbied police to treat environmental activists like potential terrorists. Looks like it’s working.

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The submarine USS Annapolis breaks through three feet of ice in the Arctic Ocean during an exercise in 2009. A report today from the Pentagon calls for an increased US military presence in the Arctic. Petty Officer 1st Class Tiffini M. Jones/Navy Visual News Service/AP
October 14, 2014

Pentagon: We Could Soon Be Fighting Climate Wars

New report signals an “evolution” in Pentagon’s approach to climate change.

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October 14, 2014

Walmart Is the Biggest Corporate Solar User. Why Are Its Owners Funding Groups That Oppose Solar?

The Waltons have given $4.5 million to anti-clean-energy groups over the last four years.

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October 13, 2014

Half of All Summers Will Soon Be Boiling Hot for Hundreds of Millions of People

A new study finds climate change has caused a 60-fold increase in the likelihood of extreme temperatures in eastern China since the early 1950s.

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