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Dec 11, 2013 02:34 PM ET // Tim Wall
Recent research discovered that the chemical, perfluorotributylamine (PFBTA), insulates the planet 7,100 times more effectively than carbon dioxide. Continue reading →
Sep 27, 2013 06:18 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The IPCC has given an upper limit as to how much greenhouse gas emissions Earth should support, but floods and storms may push public more than scientists' warnings.
Apr 11, 2013 05:11 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Claims that global warming is slowing down are ignoring a very large part of the planet. ->
Feb 11, 2013 03:00 AM ET
If plant leaves could absorb more carbon dioxide, it may one day help ease global warming and boost food production.
Sep 23, 2011 02:56 AM ET // Tim Wall
Good news and bad news for carbon pollution: Russia and Europe are leading successful reduction efforts, but the United States has shown an increase in carbon dioxide emissions.
Jan 20, 2011 10:43 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Burning fossil fuels could ultimately have profound consequences for ocean life.
Jul 19, 2011 11:59 AM ET // Tim Wall
Using sustainably harvested wood instead of steel helps reduce carbon pollution and store carbon at the same time.
Jan 30, 2012 12:40 PM ET // Tim Wall
As of today, airplanes using European airports must use credits to account for some of their greenhouse gas emissions.
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