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January - July 2010 Hottest on Record, Report Says

CLIMATE CENTRAL - After the second warmest July on record, 2010 is shaping up to be one of the hottest years on the books.

Why Can’t Scientists Say the Recent Extreme Weather Events Are ‘Proof’ of Climate Change?

The extreme weather events we are seeing today, such as flooding in Pakistan and the Russian heat wave, are theoretically possible with or wit…

Americans’ Sense of Energy Savings? Small Change.

DAILY CLIMATE - Survey finds Americans' perception of energy consumption favor what's easiest to do, rather than what's most effective at curb…

Reducing Soot Could Help Cool the Arctic, New Study Says

CLIMATE CENTRAL - New research shows that cutting man-made soot emissions may help stem Arctic climate change.

Podcast: Grappling with America’s Difficult Climate Choices

This Just In: The Earth is Warming!

What's important about a new report titled 'State of the Climate in 2009,' is that it shows exactly how the planet is warming.

Annual Climate Report Shows We Live in a Warming World

CLIMATE CENTRAL - New NOAA climate change report shows continued warming in 2009, in keeping with long-term trends.

Spread of Disease Linked to Warming Climate

DAILY CLIMATE - CDC warns doctors to be on the alert after concluding a once-tropical disease is spreading in the Pacific Northwest.

A Climate Report Worth Slogging Through

How to disseminate climate science information to policy makers and the public.

Tracking Temperature for a Better Look at Climate Change

A new report discusses the irreversibility of climate change.

Stabilization Targets and Irreversible Climate Change

Reframing climate change in terms of rising temperatures, rather than CO2.

Locking In Our Future

DAILY CLIMATE - Today's emissions decisions will drive the planet's weather for generations, panel concludes. The question for policymakers:…

Climate Change Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

DAILY CLIMATE - From heat stress to sewage overflows, climate change promises to bring extreme weather that can throw our nation's ill-prepare…

Humans and Climate, Past and Future

Two new studies by Stanford's Carnegie Institution for Science raise questions about human influence on the past and future of the world's cli…

Would Leaky Underground CO2 Storage Still Help Avoid Global Warming?

New study shows that capturing CO2 and storing it underground may be a viable way to limit climate change, even if some of the CO2 leaks back…

High Above the Earth, Satellites Track Melting Ice

YALE E360 - Scientists are using increasingly sophisticated satellite technology to measure the extent, thickness, and height of ice, assembli…

Positive Feedbacks in a Warming Arctic

The Arctic is warming, almost twice as fast as the global average, according to a recent study.

Climate Change and Space Junk

Earth orbit is littered with junk, including defunct satellites, spent rocket boosters, and other random debris...which may have an impact on…

Study Raises New Questions About Biofuels

Scientists are concerned about the surge in biofuel consumption, this time centering on how each type of biofuel breaks down while burning.…

Cool Roofs: ‘Geoengineering’ I Can Support

How urban-scale modification measures can help save money...and reduce climate change.