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The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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November 21, 2013

These Members of Congress Are Bankrolled by the Fracking Industry

A new report finds that the industry is giving out “gushers” of money, mainly to congressional Republicans.

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November 21, 2013

Green Groups Stage Walk-Out at UN Climate Talks

Environment and development groups are protesting at slow speed and lack of ambition of Warsaw negotiations.

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November 19, 2013

Climate Talks: Wealthy Countries Urged to Foot Bill for Weather-Related Disasters

Developing countries threaten to walk out of UN talks in Warsaw over failure to reach agreement on financial recompense.

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November 19, 2013

Google Prods a Coal-Fired Utility Into Making Money on Green Power

North Carolina’s Duke Energy wants to sell renewable energy directly to power-hogging companies like Google. 

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November 18, 2013

Feds: Exxon Ignored Safety Risks in Lead-up to 210,000 Gallon Oil Spill

Regulators proposed a $2.66 million fine for Exxon, saying the company could have prevented the crude oil spill that hit an Arkansas neighborhood this March.

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July 7, 2014

We Are Making Ebola Outbreaks Worse By Cutting Down Forests

Epidemiologists explain how human activity helps spread the deadly virus in West Africa.

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July 1, 2014

What You Need to Know About the Coming Jellyfish Apocalypse

Calling all swimmers! Here’s how to coexist with our gelatinous friends.

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A group of Emperor penguin adults make their way across sea ice in Terre Adélie in East Antarctica. The seabirds rely on sea ice for breeding and raising their young, but declines in sea ice from warmer temperature may be affecting all colony by the end of the century. Courtesy Stephanie Jenouvrier
June 30, 2014

Our Inability To Deal With Climate Change Is Going to Kill the Penguins

Many Antarctic Emperor penguin colonies could decline by more than half in less than a century.

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June 24, 2014

These Maps Show How Many Brutally Hot Days You Will Suffer When You’re Old

Sorry, millennials. Your golden years are going to be really sweaty.

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