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Court Upholds Cap-and-Trade Program for Airlines, but Ruling May Be Up in the Air

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2011

The European Court of Justice upheld a challenge to Europe's plan to charge airlines for their greenhouse gas emissions.

Plains Blizzard Winds Down; Philippines Storm Becomes Deadliest of 2011

  • Published: Dec 20th, 2011

As a fierce blizzard winds down in the Plains, the death toll from Tropical Storm Washi rises in the Philippines.

Two East Coast Cities Set Sights On Energy Efficiency

  • Published: Jul 8th, 2011

Recent conferences in Philadelphia and New York take two different approaches to improving cities' energy efficiency.

Nocera Takes Solar Energy for the Masses One Step Further

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2011

The newest development by MIT chemist Daniel Nocera offers an exciting hint of a solar-powered world.

Interactive Maps: Worldwide Nuclear Power

  • Published: Mar 29th, 2011

Interactive maps shed light on the current state of the nuclear industry around the world.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: Feb. 22 to 28

  • Published: Mar 1st, 2011

Summary of the previous week's most noteworthy climate science papers.

Weekly Climate Science Roundup: Feb. 15 to 21

  • Published: Feb 23rd, 2011

Summaries of the previous week's most noteworthy climate science papers.

NASA Visualizes Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay Area

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2011

NASA says two-thirds of its facilities in San Francisco Bay are at risk from sea-level rise, according to new research.