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Snapshot of the Drought’s Impact Across the Country

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2012

You want some context to the drought's impact? Here's a quick snapshot of some of the coverage around the country.

Image of the Day: Devastating Drought Desiccates U.S.

  • Published: Jul 20th, 2012

Moderate to exceptional drought now covers 63 percent of the U.S., drying up this Indiana reservoir.

UK Police Officially Close ‘ClimateGate’ Case

  • Published: Jul 18th, 2012

The case to identify those responsible for the 2009 online break-in of Climate Research Center emails has been closed.

Image of the Day: Orangutans’ Future Goes Up in Smoke

  • Published: Jul 8th, 2012

Indonesia is the third largest carbon emitter, and it is also bringing orangutans to the brink of extinction.

Trillions at Stake in Sea Level Rise for 20 Global Port Cities

  • Published: Jul 7th, 2012

Assessment of sea level rise exposure in major port cities around the world finds $3 trillion currently at risk.

Image of the Day: ‘Supertrees’ Super Useful in Singapore

  • Published: Jul 6th, 2012

Giant metal supertrees add to the urban garden that Singapore is creating in its Gardens by the Bay project.

Fukushima Disaster ‘Man-Made’ and ‘Avoidable’

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2012

A report by a panel from the Japanese parliament declared that the Fukushima nuclear disaster was avoidable.

Image of the Day: Fewer Fireworks for Fourth in Colorado

  • Published: Jul 4th, 2012

To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.