Water, Water, Everywhere: 2011’s Floods

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Water, Water, Everywhere: 2011’s Floods

  • Published: Jan 14th, 2011

Massive floods struck three countries this week: Australia, Brazil, and Sri Lanka

Global Surface Temperature Anomalies

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Global Surface Temperature Anomalies

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2011

Different groups of scientists use different methods to track global surface temperatures, but the data shows the same warming trend.

Future Renewable Fuel Standard Targets

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Future Renewable Fuel Standard Targets

  • Published: Jan 7th, 2011

Renewable Fuel Standards designate the minimum levels at which several categories of biofuel are consumed through 2022.

Top Ten Climate-Related Events of 2010

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Top Ten Climate-Related Events of 2010

  • Published: Dec 16th, 2010

We round-up the top ten climate-related events of 2010.

Southwest Drought Predictions

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Southwest Drought Predictions

  • Published: Dec 15th, 2010

Glen MacDonald, of UCLA, talks about the threat of drought in the Southwest and what it means for water supply.

Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

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Arctic Paradox: Warmer Arctic May Mean Cold Blasts for Some

  • Published: Dec 13th, 2010

Arctic warming and loss of sea ice may be helping to drive cold air southward, into the US and Europe, according to recent studies.

December’s Cold Snap

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December’s Cold Snap

  • Published: Dec 10th, 2010

December brought unexpectedly chill temperatures to parts of Europe and the North Eastern U.S. We round up the cold snap visually.

Ocean Acidification Process

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Ocean Acidification Process

  • Published: Dec 9th, 2010

About half of all the CO2 that has been pumped into the atmosphere since the beginning of the industrial era, 250 years ago, has been absorbed by the oceans.