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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.
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 →
Dec 10, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Bacterial hitchhikers may float on methane bubbles, eating them as they go.
Sep 30, 2013 04:59 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A quick guide to the IPCC report and what it means. Continue reading →
Aug 7, 2013 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The world lost record amounts of Arctic sea ice in 2012 and spewed out all-time high levels of greenhouse gases by burning fossil fuels.
Jul 25, 2013 03:24 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A warming Arctic carries far greater economic costs than previously calculated, says a new study. Continue reading →
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. ->
Jan 31, 2011 08:52 AM ET // Tim Wall
While reducing fossil fuel use lags behind, maybe trimming the fat might help.
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