Latest 19th century Stories

2008-08-14 12:00:32

A new study suggests one in five of Germany's plant species could lose parts of its current range due to global warming.

2008-08-02 21:00:11

By Peggy Fletcher Stack, The Salt Lake Tribune Aug.

2008-08-01 15:00:28

By Peggy Fletcher Stack, The Salt Lake Tribune Aug.

2008-07-30 21:00:17

By Becca Milfeld Daily Herald Correspondent "Earth Revealed" Museum of Science and Industry 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

2008-07-24 09:00:41

By Ben Winslow and Lee Davidson Deseret News WASHINGTON -- Even without an invitation, members of Utah's polygamous communities plan to appear at today's U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on crimes associated with polygamy.

2008-07-09 06:00:14

By Paul Wiseman RUSUTSU, Japan -- The world's richest countries agreed Tuesday to support a 50% reduction in worldwide greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 -- but environmentalists and developing countries denounced the move as a mushy compromise that would do little to stop global warming.

2008-07-08 09:00:00

Aid for Africa -- and whether enough was coming from the world's major economic powers -- was in the spotlight Monday as the Group of Eight nations met with seven African leaders at its annual summit.

2008-07-01 06:00:00

By Robert Gehrke, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 1--JACKSON, Wyo. -- Over and over again this week, Western governors have been confronted with the issue of climate change and the threat it poses to the sustainability of the region's way of life.

2008-06-26 00:15:00

The McKinsey Global Institute said on Thursday that the world needs a shift as radical as the Industrial Revolution to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 while safeguarding economic growth.

2008-06-21 00:05:00

A group of business leaders said Friday that the world's developed countries should take the lead in the battle against global warming and push for halving global emissions of greenhouse gasses by 2050.

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  • The act of lurking; skulking about; hiding; keeping from sight.
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