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China Pushes Back Against EU Emissions Trading Fees

  • Published: Mar 10th, 2012

To protest a global warming program, the Chinese government is holding up orders for billions worth of European aircraft.

Jim’s Frank TED Talk: Speaking Out on Climate Change

  • Published: Mar 9th, 2012

Hansen goes out a limb again in this video of his TED talk on the dangers of delaying climate change action.

The Winter That Wasn’t Checks In at Fourth Warmest

  • Published: Mar 9th, 2012

This winter was the fourth warmest on record for the Lower 48, with well below average snow cover, NOAA said.

Image of the Day: Masking the Pollution in Mexico City

  • Published: Mar 5th, 2012

Activists in Mexico are protesting pollution by placing gas masks on statues of Mexican heroes.

Rising Temps in Northwest May Impact Hydro, California

  • Published: Mar 2nd, 2012

In the coming decades, warmer temperatures could hamstring California's hydropower source in the Pacific Northwest.

All the World is a Melting Pot (of Glaciers)

  • Published: Feb 27th, 2012

A new NASA videos flies around Earth visiting the places where glacial melting is happening the fastest.

Feds Approve First Nuclear Reactors Since 1970s

  • Published: Feb 9th, 2012

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved an application to build two new nuclear reactors in Georgia.

Is Global Warming Hot Again in Hollywood?

  • Published: Feb 9th, 2012

Our own Heidi Cullen gives us the skinny on the new science (fiction) projects set to come out of Hollywood.