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Climate Change’s Role in Indian Pilgrim Deaths

Scientists found tenuous links between climate change and floods that killed more than 5,000 Indians last summer.

MIT: Global Energy Use, CO2 May Double By 2100

Fossil fuels will remain largest source of GHGs by 2100 as global energy use and CO2 emissions double.

Greenland Sediment Sheds Light on Sea Level Rise

Sediment flowing off Greenland's ice sheet could hold clues about current and future sea level rise.

Antarctic Sea Ice Hits New Max; Continent Still Warming

The sea ice that rings Antarctica is headed for another record winter maximum.

Fracking Emissions Fall; Texas Still King of GHGs

New EPA data show fracking methane emissions fell in 2013, but coal pollution is on the rise again.

Hints of Climate Change in California’s Drought

Monday's studies hinted at climate change's role in California's drought, but stopped short of blaming it.

Study: Climate Not a Factor in Epic Colorado Floods

NOAA study finds that climate change may not have been a factor in Colorado's epic 2013 floods.

A Timeline of 2013 Extreme Weather and Global Warming

Take an interactive look at extreme weather events in 2013 and the role global warming did (or didn't) play.

Climate Fueled Some of 2013’s Most Extreme Events

Heat waves can clearly be linked to climate change, a new report finds, while rain events are murkier.

Science Shows How Climate Change is Baking Australia

5 reports reach similar conclusions regarding climate change and year of brutal heat waves in Australia.

Drought Takes Hold as Amazon’s ‘Flying Rivers’ Dry Up

Scientists say the loss of vapor clouds by rainforest trees is the result of deforestation & climate change.

Obama Creates World’s Largest Ocean Reserve

Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument to be expanded to six times its current size.

Climate Impact of Soot Is Exaggerated, Study Says

Global warming efforts should focus on CO2, not soot particles known as black carbon, says a Norwegian team.

Gravity Shift Reveals West Antarctic Ice Loss

A new European Space Agency animation shows recent ice loss in Antarctic in new detail.

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.

The Fuel You Use For Heating Depends on Where You Live

How you heat your home depends a lot on where you live, and it has implications on your carbon footprint.

Study: Natural Gas Reliance Impediment to Renewables

A new study suggests that U.S. reliance on natural gas is an impediment to developing wind and solar power.

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.

Peak of Tornado Season Shifting Earlier in Tornado Alley

The peak of tornado season is occurring 7-14 days earlier in Tornado Alley than it was 60 years ago.

China, U.S. Make Treaty Pledges During Climate Summit

The U.N. Climate Summit revealed that China and the U.S. are striving to strike an international climate deal.

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Slim Odds of Ending the Drought this Year For most areas of the U.S., the worst drought in more than 50 years is likely to persist well into the winter.