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China’s Growing Coal Use Is World’s Growing Problem

China’s Growing Coal Use Is World’s Growing Problem

  • Published: Jan 27th, 2014

China's recent accolades in renewable energy are distracting us from their fossil-fuel dominated reality.

Climate Science Community Loses Giant in Jerry Mahlman

  • Published: Dec 12th, 2012

The climate science community lost a true giant with the recent death of Jerry Mahlman.

New York Times Op-Ed: Rising Seas, Vanishing Coastlines

  • Published: Nov 25th, 2012

In the New York Times, Climate Central's Ben Strauss says we must take two steps to protect ourselves from sea level rise.

Cutting Short-lived Pollutant Can Halve Near-term Warming

  • Published: Nov 24th, 2012

Cutting methane, soot and air pollution can appreciably slow the rate of warming over the next several decades.

Sandy & Other Disasters Could Hurt Climate Change Cause

  • Published: Nov 9th, 2012

Hurricane Sandy was a climate change wake-up call, but it could end up putting crucial action on hold.

Will Sandy Be the Climate Change Wakeup Call We Need?

  • Published: Nov 2nd, 2012

Global warming almost certainly made Hurricane Sandy worse than it would otherwise have been.

Scientists Eat Crow on Geoengineering Test. Me, Too

  • Published: Oct 23rd, 2012

A rogue individual conducting his or her own geoengineering experiment was thought unlikely. Until it happened recently.

A Forecast for the American West: Hot and Hotter

  • Published: Oct 4th, 2012

As intense as the wildfires have been this year, they provide just a glimpse of the future of the American West.