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Apr 14, 2014 06:03 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A global ban on the chemicals that caused the Antarctic ozone hole was successful in staving off one in the Arctic.
Apr 14, 2014 04:05 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The brutal weather in the U.S. Midwest this winter has, in part, coal-burning power plants in China, a new study finds.
Apr 13, 2014 04:30 PM ET // AFP
The world can still meet the UN goal to limit global warming provided it cuts annual greenhouse gas emissions by 40-70 percent by 2050, a top expert panel said Sunday.
Mar 31, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
Soaring carbon emissions will amplify the risk of conflict, hunger, floods and mass migration this century, a UN report has concluded.
Mar 20, 2014 08:36 AM ET // Tim Wall
More than two-thirds of Rocky Mountain wildflowers bloom earlier, peak sooner or continue blooming later in the year compared to the 1970s. Continue reading →
Mar 10, 2014 06:00 AM ET // AFP
Worried scientists said Sunday they had found four new ozone-destroying gases in the atmosphere, most likely put there by humans in the last 50-odd years despite a ban on these dangerous compounds.
Mar 8, 2014 02:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Open ocean clouds have been found to contain biological substances that can be traced to the waters where they formed.
Feb 25, 2014 01:57 PM ET // Tim Wall
Volcanic eruptions may slow climate change by spewing mirror-like particles in the air. Continue reading →
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