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Climate Adaptation Experts Help Prepare for Disaster

As the planet warms, new careers as climate adaption specialists emerge to help businesses prepare for disasters.

Looming Warming Spurt Could Reshape Climate Debate

Humanity may be about to experience unprecedented temperature rise. Will it prompt climate action?

Europe Reforms Cap-And-Trade, Lays Out Climate Vision

While American lawmakers agonize over Keystone XL, Europeans are crafting climate plans.

Largest Offshore Wind Farm Approved for UK Coast

The project is expected to generate enough electricity to power nearly 2 million homes, supporting 900 jobs.

Climate Talks Draw Praise, Herald Hard Slog Ahead

Climate negotiations held in Geneva this week were civil, but it's unclear whether they were helpful.

Paris Talks Won’t Achieve 2°C Goal: Does That Matter?

As U.N. delegates gather for talks in Geneva, some worry that the next climate agreement will fall short.

Climate Change Mitigation’s Best-Kept Secret

Methane is a potent greenhouse gas — but there’s a lot we can do about it.

NASA’s $1 Billion Soil Moisture Mission Ready For Lift Off

A new satellite will probe the top layers of Earth's soil, helping scientists forecast weather extremes.

Obama And Modi Are Buddies, But Will The Climate Care?

U.S.-India relations are warmer now than they've been in a long time. Can that help slow global warming?

Boston’s Got Gas as Methane Seeps from City

Boston's methane emissions from aging pipes and other sources may be more than double official estimates.

Heat Stroke, Anyone? Tennis Grand Slams Heating Up

Temperatures are rising at all four tennis grand slams, and the Australian Open is still the hottest.

Study Downgrades Climate Impact of Wood Burning

Traditional wood burning is more sustainable and less environmentally damaging than previously thought.

Developing Cities Hold Big Key To Climate Action

Cities could triple their energy use in just a few decades. A new report shows how to maximize that trend.

Limiting Tar Sands, Coal, Arctic Oil Is Key to 2°C Goal

To efficiently use remaining fossil fuels, some countries would need to sacrifice more than others.

Washington State Offers Ambitious Cap-and-Trade Plan

Washington's governor has proposed a sophisticated and broad carbon cap-and-trade program.

Warming Will Reduce Wheat Production, Research Shows

One of the most important crops is set to fall by 6 percent for each 1°C rise in temperature, say scientists.

Green Bonds May Help Limit Effects of Climate Change

Green bonds are drawing increased attention for financing projects that provide climate benefits.

Cheap Gas May Not Mean More Driving This Winter

Cheap gasoline may not mean people will drive more this winter, a new EIA report says.

Kerry: Agreement Essential To Overcome Climate Threat

The State Secretary dropped by the Lima climate talks to implore delegates to reach accord.

Lima Update: Draft Climate Pact Balloons To 52 Pages

It's tough going at the climate talks, where a draft agreement is getting longer instead of shorter.

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Geoengineering Methods These are some of the main geoengineering proposals that have been put forward by scientists and other experts.

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