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May 13, 2014

Why Are So Many White Men Trying To Save the Planet Without the Rest of us?

Climate change affects minorities and women, the elderly and the poor. But the leadership of the environmental movement is pale and male. That doesn’t look like progress.

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May 9, 2014

Republicans Portray Obama Climate Push As A Distraction

Three members of the Senate’s GOP leadership were not impressed, suggesting Obama was wasting time and effort.

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Wikimedia Commons
May 9, 2014

As Earth Warms, West Nile Spreads

The virus took the U.S. by surprise. Thanks to climate change, it’s here to stay. 

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This Legendary Accounting Firm Just Ran the Numbers on Climate Change

We’re 20 years away from catastrophe, says PricewaterhouseCoopers.

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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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