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Study Calls For Leaner ‘Carbon Budget’ to Slow Warming

Study Calls For Leaner ‘Carbon Budget’ to Slow Warming

  • Published: Feb 24th, 2016

Humanity must emit less than half the carbon dioxide than previously thought to keep global warming in check.

Rainforests May Store Less Carbon As Climate Changes

Rainforests May Store Less Carbon As Climate Changes

  • Published: Feb 22nd, 2016

Droughts caused by climate change could change the way tropical rainforests recover after logging.

Oil Leasing Protests a New Front in Climate Policy Fight?

Oil Leasing Protests a New Front in Climate Policy Fight?

  • Published: Feb 18th, 2016

Climate activists have pivoted from their fight against the Keystone XL Pipeline to protesting oil and gas leasing.

Europe’s Shift to Dark Green Forests Fuels Warming

Europe’s Shift to Dark Green Forests Fuels Warming

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2016

A new study finds that dark green conifers in Europe have been fueling global warming.

Oslo Trash Incinerator Starts Experiment to Slow Warming

Oslo Trash Incinerator Starts Experiment to Slow Warming

  • Published: Jan 31st, 2016

Oslo's main waste incinerator began the world's first experiment to capture CO2 from fumes of burning rubbish.

Hydropower Said to Put Climate, Biodiversity at Risk

Hydropower Said to Put Climate, Biodiversity at Risk

  • Published: Jan 7th, 2016

Dam building in tropical forests could harm the climate and biodiversity, a new study says.

Earth is Experiencing a Global Warming Spurt

Earth is Experiencing a Global Warming Spurt

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2016

Earth's surface temperatures are surging, following a 15-year slowdown in global warming rates.

May CO2 Peak Shows Trend Is Up, Up, Up

May CO2 Peak Shows Trend Is Up, Up, Up

  • Published: May 15th, 2015

CO2 is about to reach its annual May peak, showing the seemingly inexorable rise in the greenhouse gas levels.