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January 20, 2015

Stanford Professors Urge Withdrawal From Fossil Fuel Investments

Faculty members call on university to recognize urgency of climate change and divest from all oil, coal and gas companies.

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January 20, 2015

Leave Fossil Fuels Buried to Prevent Climate Change, Study Urges

New research identifies which reserves must not be burned to keep global temperature rise under 2 degrees Celsius.

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January 20, 2015

The Real Reason U.S. Gas Is So Cheap Is Americans Don’t Pay the True Cost of Driving

A gas tax that fully corrected for the social impact of car reliance would upend life as we know it.

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February 17, 2015

Trains Hauling Crude Oil Across North America Just Keep Exploding

More evacuations, fireballs, and oil spills.

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February 11, 2015

Vaccines Are One of Our Best Weapons Against Global Warming

Climate change could make deadly diseases like rotavirus even worse.

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February 10, 2015

Scientists Are Pretty Terrified About These Last-Minute Fixes to Global Warming

The most comprehensive study to date on geoengineering says we probably shouldn’t do it—at least not yet.

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February 10, 2015

Are Solar Companies Ripping You Off?

Members of Congress and a big utility are teaming up to raise that question. But experts think their concerns are overblown.

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