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ETM/Landsat 7/NASA
April 20, 2015

Permafrost “Carbon Bomb” May Be More of a Slow Burn, Say Scientists

Carbon dioxide from thawing Arctic permafrost is likely to be released gradually, rather than in a catastrophic eruption.

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Percent snow cover for a given day for the area in Wyoming studied. Note that in more recent years, snow melted earlier. NASA Earth Observatory
April 16, 2015

For Wyoming, Climate Change Is Now

Science doesn’t care about Wyoming’s laws.

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Charlie Neibergall/AP
May 21, 2015

This Is Mike Huckabee’s Brain on Ethanol

The GOP hopeful just can’t seem to make up his mind on whether biofuels are good or bad.

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A wood frog lays eggs on a pond surface. Many frogs like this are breeding earlier in the spring because of climate change. Mark Urban
May 5, 2015

We’re in the Process of Decimating 1 in 6 Species on Earth

The extinction rate is rising rapidly, a new study finds. And climate change is to blame.

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Firefighters battled a pair of brush fires in Granada Hills, Calif., on Monday. David Crane/AP
May 5, 2015

California’s Fire Season Is Shaping Up to Be a “Disaster”

It’s already looking bad, and it’s going to get worse.

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