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May 14, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A new map displays the effect of a 10-foot sea-level rise on U.S. coastal areas. Spoiler alert: Miami and Boston do not look good.
Apr 10, 2014 11:56 AM ET // Tim Wall
Kansas grasslands are burning, and these controlled burns will help preserve the prairies. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2014 03:36 PM ET // Tim Wall
The New Madrid fault didn't die in the 19th century, scientist warn, and still menaces states in the middle of the country. Continue reading →
Sep 6, 2013 08:18 AM ET // Tim Wall
U.S. Drought Monitor statistics show that approximately half of the contiguous U.S. now suffers some degree of drought. Continue reading →
Jun 25, 2013 04:03 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
President Obama announces wide-ranging executive action to cut carbon pollution. Continue reading →
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.
Nov 17, 2011 05:01 AM ET // Tim Wall
The United States' Department of Defense needs to know more about how climate change affects global security, recommends the department's science advisers.
Jul 6, 2012 12:54 PM ET // Tim Wall
Nearly 47 percent of the country suffers under drought conditions according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. If only the contiguous 48 states are considered, the figure jumps to approximately 56 percent.
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