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Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has a strong correlation with rising temperatures.

Climate Change & The Jet Stream

Climate Change & The Jet Stream

As the globe continues to warm, it is already having an effect on the jet stream and corresponding weather patterns.

Global Warming: It’s Not the Sun

Global Warming: It’s Not the Sun

Climate change can be natural, but what’s happening now can’t be explained by natural forces.

Keeling Curve

Keeling Curve

Charles David Keeling's measurements provided the first significant evidence of increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere.

It’s Official: 2012 is Hottest U.S. Year on Record

It’s Official: 2012 is Hottest U.S. Year on Record

A snapshot of how 2012 stacks up against the five other warmest years ever recorded in the U.S.

2012 Global Carbon Emissions

2012 Global Carbon Emissions

Human-generated emissions of CO2 this year are expected to reach 35.6 billion tons. That’s up 2.6 percent from what was emitted in 2011, the previous record holder.

The Age of Man: A New Geologic Epoch

The Age of Man: A New Geologic Epoch

Recent human activity is having such a significant environmental impact on the planet that we may be entering a new geologic epoch, known as the Anthropocene.

20 Big U.S. Cities that Should Worry About Sea Level Rise

20 Big U.S. Cities that Should Worry About Sea Level Rise

A new study highlights 180 regions in the U.S. where sea level rise is likely to have a major impact. Here are photos of the 20 cities with populations over 300,000 which are likely to be affected.