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Dec 11, 2014 01:40 PM ET // AFP
Environment ministers faced mounting time pressure to shape a blueprint for the most ambitious environmental accord in history.
Dec 10, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Catholic bishops worldwide call for a commitment to sustainable energy and a climate treaty that protects the poor.
Dec 2, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A single puff of carbon dioxide can have a climate effect in as little as 10 years, not decades down the road according to new research.
Nov 21, 2014 10:15 AM ET // Space.com
A United Nations team has been deliberating over the years regarding the gathering and analysis of near-Earth object (NEO) data.
Nov 10, 2014 11:35 AM ET // AFP
Six days of 'intense negotiations' led to new protection for scores of bird, fish and mammal migratory species.
Nov 4, 2014 10:20 AM ET
Considered illegal by the international community, chemical weapons nonetheless exist and have even been used, in some cases. Regulating and policing their proliferation can prove difficult, as Trace explains.
Oct 29, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Does France really deserve the reputation it has in some corners for being a bit too easily inclined to surrender? Tara takes a look at the country's surprisingly formidable role in the world, considering the middling size of its military.
Oct 3, 2014 11:10 AM ET
With the two countries' long history of distrust of and outright aggression toward each other, can the United States and Iran ever ever work together, perhaps against ISIS?
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