Sunday, March 29, 2015
Climate Change
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Antarctic Ice Shelves Melting 70 Percent Faster In Last Decade, Study Shows

New study finds Antarctic ice shelves are melting more rapidly. Some may be irrecoverably melted, glaciologists say.

March 26, 2015
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Late Night Roundup: Mitt Romney Meets… Mitt Romeny

Mitt Romney appeared with Jimmy Fallon, to talk about his upcoming charity boxing match with Evander Holyfield. But first, he had a chat with “himself” in the mirror.

March 26, 2015
A rainbow over the Arctic National Wildlife Reserve (Judith Slein via Flickr)

Congress: Protect Wildlife Refuge From Alaska’s Greed

Alaska has no right to balance its checkbook at the expense of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

March 25, 2015
Pacific Corp/Rockey Mountain Power coal fired power generating facility burning Utah coal mined nearby in Eccles Canyon and other locations to generate power. Near Price, Utah. (arbyreed via Flickr)

Reining In The Coal Industry’s Assault On Public Health

The Supreme Court will soon have to choose between corporate polluters’ profits and American lives.

March 24, 2015
Photo: Robert S. Donovan via Flickr

EPA Rule On Power Plant Emissions Faces Formidable Hurdle In Supreme Court

The Obama administration is facing yet another high-stakes Supreme Court battle over the president’s use of executive power.

March 23, 2015
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Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘An Inconvenient Truth’

Climate change is still ‘An Inconvenient Truth,’ but so much more urgent.

March 22, 2015
Fracking

Obama Administration Puts Out Fracking Rules For Federal Lands

President Obama has taken another big step to protect the environment.

March 20, 2015
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California’s Governor Brown, Lawmakers Plan Short- And Long-Term Strategy On Drought

Learn more about California’s $1 billion drought plan.

March 20, 2015
A coal power plant in New Mexico (Glennia via Flickr)

Obama Orders 40 Percent Reduction In Carbon Emissions By U.S. Agencies

President Obama is still working around Congress to fight climate change.

March 19, 2015
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Emissions Order Might Spur Alt-Fuel Vehicle Sales

Executive order sets pace for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by replacing White House fleet with alt-fuel running vehicles.

March 19, 2015
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FEMA To States: No Climate Planning, No Money

In order to receive disaster preparedness funds from FEMA, governors who deny man-made climate change will have to challenge their beliefs.

March 19, 2015
Welcome to Florida

The Republican List Of Things You Cannot Say

From abortion to guns to climate change, the list of topics that Republicans would rather avoid is growing.

March 18, 2015
Governor Rick Scott visits with FWC staff and Commissioners Yablonski and Roberts on November 17, 2014 at the Bryant Building in Tallahassee. (Florida Fish & Wildlife via Flickr)

Rick Scott’s ‘Creative Editing’ Deftly Deletes ‘Climate Change’

Carl Hiaasen shares a satirical message from Governor Scott, who is still not a scientist.

March 17, 2015
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Ted Cruz’s Climate Change Denial Poses A Big Threat To NASA

The GOP takeover of the Senate threatens the longevity of NASA, NOAA, and the EPA.

March 16, 2015
Photo: Robert S. Donovan via Flickr

Emissions Stall Amid Growth For First Time In 40 Years, IEA Says

The IEA has great news for the environment.

March 13, 2015
Recently re-elected Governor Rick Scott visits with FWC staff and Commissioners Yablonski and Roberts on November 17, 2014 at the Bryant Building in Tallahassee. (Tim Donovan, Florida Fish & Wildlife/Flickr)

Don’t Say ‘Climate Change’ Or ‘Global Warming,’ Florida Officials Were Told

Florida’s government has a new strategy to beat climate change: ignore it.

March 9, 2015
Climate change report recommends infrastrure and zoning changes in order to protect cities skyline.

Report Challenges New York City To Respond To Climate Change

A new climate change report prompts NYC to protect its population and buildings.

March 3, 2015
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Late Night Roundup: Larry Wilmore Meets The Mayor

Larry Wilmore welcomed a special guest for a full episode interview: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.

March 3, 2015
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Senator Inhofe Disproves Climate Change — With A Snowball

Reminder: After the big Republican wins of 2014, Inhofe is now the Chair of the Senate Environment Committee.

February 26, 2015
Extreme cold across eastern U.S.

GOP Dense When It Comes To Climate Change

Climate change truthers aren’t just ignorant — they’re leaving America vulnerable to economic devastation.

February 26, 2015
Climate change may flatten waves at prime surfing spots in california

Climate Change May Flatten Famed Surfing Waves

Climate change could cause a sea change for west coast surfers.

February 25, 2015
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Obama Vetoes Keystone Pipeline Bill, Heightening Clash With GOP

President Obama has officially rejected Congress’ Keystone XL bill.

February 24, 2015
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Forging Our Future

Some leaders are taking climate concerns and the need for greener energy more seriously than others.

February 19, 2015
Coal train over muddy river

The White House Walks Away From Clean Coal

Falling oil prices are causing trouble for the coal industry.

February 17, 2015
California drought

Chance Of ‘Megadrought’ In U.S. Southwest Now 50 Percent, Study Concludes

The American southwest may be looking at another dust bowl.

February 13, 2015