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July 29, 2014

Big Oil’s New Pitch: Fracking Means Never Having to Fear Putin

Oil and gas companies want Washington to believe that fracking can save Ukraine from Russia. It can’t.

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July 29, 2014

Obama’s Coal-Leasing Program Is Costing Taxpayers More Than $50 Billion

The social cost of coal is huge. So why are mining leases so cheap?

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July 29, 2014

White House: Delaying Climate Action Will Carry Heavy Economic Cost

President’s economic advisers sound warning over delaying EPA power plant rules in the face of industry lobbying.

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August 29, 2014

Why Coal Is (Still) Worse Than Fracking and Cow Burps

Geoscientist Raymond Pierrehumbert argues that carbon dioxide is always worse than shorter-lived pollutants like methane.

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August 29, 2014

5 Terrifying Facts From the Leaked UN Climate Report

Even if we slash greenhouse gases immediately, the dangerous effects of global warming will continue for centuries to come.

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August 20, 2014

The US Sent Thousands of Sailors To Help With Fukushima Relief. Did Radiation Make Them Sick?

A $1 billion lawsuit accuses the Japanese nuclear energy company Tepco of lying about radiation levels.

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August 7, 2014

Watch This Reporter Drink Purified Sewage

Inside the world’s biggest wastewater recycling facility.

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