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Packing on the Pounds (of CO2) for Thanksgiving

How CO2 in different modes of transportation stack up, plus how weather affects Turkey Day travel.

Climate Investments ‘Falling Short’ of 2°C Goal

Climate finance fell for the second year in a row to well below levels needed to meet the world's climate goal.

World Needs to Mind the Carbon Emissions Gap

The global effort to address carbon emissions is a start but it's not enough to avoid dangerous warming.

What You Need to Know About U.S.-China Climate Pact

Details on the landmark deal that provides a ray of hope for limiting global carbon emissions.

A Web Vacuum Could Suck CO2 from Your Inbox

Cleaning up your inbox could do more than keep you sane. It could reduce your carbon footprint.

6 Degrees: 3-D Tornadoes, Coastal Retreat & More

Learn about monster tornadoes, a Sandy buyout program and more in this week's slideshow of top climate news.

Voters Weigh In on Fracking, Water Measures

A breakdown of the nationwide results of the climate, energy and environment-related measures.

Ozone Hole Recovery Continues, Albeit a Little Slower

The ozone hole continues to be on the mend, but it's still a long road to full recovery.

Two Years On: Sandy Inspires Storm of Climate Research

Sandy will "be one of the most studied storms" to hit the U.S. Here's what researchers are already learning.

El Niño Brings Floods, Risks — and Opportunities

El Niño ups the odds of flooding in some spots, but that information could provide opportunities.

Climate Change Takes Center Stage on Instagram

An Instagram takeover puts climate change on display right next to selfies and latte art.

Pentagon: Climate Change Poses ‘Immediate Risks’

The Pentagon's new climate plan shows how the agency plans to address the impacts of global warming.

The $9.7 Trillion Problem: Cyclones and Climate Change

Cyclones have been quietly costing the world for decades, costs that could grow due to climate change.

Scientists Eye ‘Real-Time’ Extreme Event Attribution

Scientists hope to determine almost in real-time whether global warming has a hand in extreme weather.

Seattle to Fine Residents Who Fail to Compost

Seattle's city council voted to make composting mandatory, with fines for homes that don't comply.

U.S. International Aid Gets Climate Makeover

New U.S. initiative will help communities adapt to climate changes that fossil fuel burning has helped create.

Obama at Summit: ‘We Have to Answer the Climate Call’

World leaders gathered on Tuesday to talk climate change at the United Nations Headquarters.

Twisters Past and Present: Interactive Tornado Tracker

Climate Central’s new interactive tornado tracker plots tornado reports for this season and during past years.

Pacific Northwest Warming May Have Natural Roots

Natural variations might be behind much of the warming in and around the Pacific Northwest.

People’s Climate March Makes Front-Page News

Here's how newspapers portrayed Sunday's Climate March around the globe.

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Arctic Sea Ice: Heat Shield Arctic sea ice acts like a heat shield, reflecting most of the sun's energy.

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