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“Carbon Footprint”

Sep 23, 2014 04:30 PM ET // AFP
President Obama urged all nations to act against climate change, warning that time was running out.
Sep 19, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Here's what you need to know about the Sunday protest planned ahead of the UN's climate change summit in New York City. Continue reading →
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.
Mar 8, 2010 10:09 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
John Cook is the Brisbane-based founder and editor of SkepticalScience.com, probably the definitive resource on anti-global warming claims and the scientific responses to them. Regularly updated, the site lists - and breaks down into an assortment of categories and sub-categories - probably every c...
Oct 12, 2010 01:23 PM ET // Julienne Gage
Rainforest that was cleared with fire for soy and cattle farming in Brazil. Daniel Beltra/The Image Bank Our planetary lungs are in deep trouble, and it's going to take a combination of factors, including politics, to save them, says the author of a new book about the role of the Amazon jungle in g...
Aug 12, 2011 04:03 PM ET // Tim Wall
Arctic summer ice coverage may hold strong for a decade, despite global average temperatures rise.
Mar 25, 2010 03:00 PM ET // John D. Cox
Like a great smokestack, Asia's summer monsoon is blowing high into the atmosphere a climate-altering cocktail of industrial pollutants generated by the burgeoning economies of China, India and Indonesia, scientists report. For years now, sensors at ground-based monitoring stations have been d...
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