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Intense farming methods may be leading to greater seasonal swings in the global carbon cycle.
The global effort to address carbon emissions is a start but it's not enough to avoid dangerous warming.
A new mapping technique could help researchers prevent deforestation in the Amazon.
Rising CO2 levels could spell disaster for certain fish species according to recent research.
A special “slurry” could make carbon capture and storage more efficient and cost-effective.
Canada's commercial CCS plant held up and proved that coal-burning is compatible with cutting emissions.
As oceans grow warmer and more acidic, scientists are developing new strategies to rescue coral reefs.
Global warming efforts should focus on CO2, not soot particles known as black carbon, says a Norwegian team.
A new study suggests that U.S. reliance on natural gas is an impediment to developing wind and solar power.
A growing population has serious implications for food security, political stability − and climate change.
Reducing emissions can generate better growth than old high-carbon model, says co-author of report, Lord Stern.
New data supports the idea that methane emissions from hydroelectric dams outweigh the benefits.
The world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter might be getting serious about kicking its coal habit.
Two projects showcase how big data can help understand and plan for climate change.
A new study says a federal cap-and-trade policy could pay for itself 10 times over with health benefits.
Excess heat is being stored deep in the Atlantic and Southern oceans – not Pacific as previously thought.
A new study says growing acidification off Alaska’s waters threatens the state’s whole economy.
NASA's newest satellite sent back it first data and it looks like all systems are running smoothly.
Researchers say the demand for flights needs to drop to counteract the effects of growing carbon emissions.