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Decision by Obama Won’t Keep Oil from Flowing

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2012

Keystone XL would mean Canada gets the money, China (or some other foreign buyer) gets the oil and the U.S. gets the pollution.

Seattle Sees Nearly a Year’s Worth of Snow in One Storm

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2012

With a major snowstorm hitting the Pacific Northwest, a look at the Seattle area's snowfall history.

Winter Storm Slams the Pacific Northwest

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2012

A major winter storm is affecting the Pacific Northwest with high winds, heavy snow and rain, and frigid temperatures.

Does La Nina Fuel Flu Pandemics?

  • Published: Jan 18th, 2012

La NiƱa events may make conditions more favorable for pandemic flu outbreaks, according to a new study.

Sea Level Rise Poses Big Threat to Washington, D.C.

  • Published: Jan 17th, 2012

Washington, D.C. is vulnerable to even minor amounts of sea level rise, which according to some studies is virtually guaranteed.

Potentially Crippling Snowstorm for Seattle, Portland

  • Published: Jan 17th, 2012

A major winter storm is on tap for the Pacific Northwest, bringing paralyzing amounts of snow to the Seattle area, and welcome snow to Northwestern ski areas.

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Cooler Winters in Eastern U.S., Europe

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2012

A new study finds a link between a rapidly warming Arctic and cooler winters in the eastern U.S.

Exploring the New EPA Greenhouse Gas Emissions Database

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2012

What does the new EPA greenhouse gas emissions database show? We break down some interesting facts.