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The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

Construction of the southern portion of the Keystone XL pipeline. Jim West/ZUMA
March 13, 2014

Another Firm That Evaluated Keystone For State Department Had Ties To TransCanada

ICF International argued that its work with the pipeline company didn’t pose an organizational conflict of interest.

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March 11, 2014

Dirty Money: From Rockefeller to Koch

Catholic University’s decision to accept $1 million from the Charles Koch Foundation to support the study of “principled entrepreneurship” is like a modern-day reenactment of 1905′s “tainted money affair.”

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March 11, 2014

Australian Surfers Told To Expect Fewer Large Waves

Researchers say greenhouse gases will reduce the number of storms that generate big swells by 40 percent.

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March 10, 2014

Public Transit Usage Is at Its Highest Level in More than Fifty Years

More than 10.65 billion passenger trips were taken last year.

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March 10, 2014

Democrat Senators to Stage All-Night Session of Climate Change Speeches

More than two dozen Democratic senators will take to the floor to show their commitment to tackling climate change.

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More Climate Desk Features

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October 8, 2014

Will Climate Change Make Men Extinct?

A Japanese study links increasing temperature extremes to a declining proportion of male newborns.

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October 1, 2014

Live Event: Inquiring Minds Interviews Adam Savage in San Francisco

Inquiring Minds teams up with The Story Collider as part of the Bay Area Science Festival, October 28.

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September 29, 2014

Naomi Klein: Fossil Fuels Threaten Our Ability to Have Healthy Children

Why oil spills, fracking, and climate change pose a special danger to the youngest members of all species.

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September 23, 2014

Inside the UN Climate Talks

President Obama is among the world leaders talking about climate change today in New York City.

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