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“Global Warming”

Apr 15, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Tim Wall
The potent greenhouse gas methane is spewing from Pennsylvanian natural gas wells during the drilling that precedes fracking.
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.
Apr 3, 2014 06:58 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
The layer of ice that covers the Arctic Ocean will now begin its annual spring and summer decline. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2014 01:27 PM ET // Tim Wall
Foresters and environmental scientists recently calculated how increased use of wood construction materials would reduce carbon dioxide pollution and fossil fuel demand. Continue reading →
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 30, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The latest U.N. report shows climate change is here -- and its effects will grow. So why haven't we done more?
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