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2010-01-28 15:25:00

Peculiar Winter Weather Includes More Heavy Snowfalls, Disruptions to Local Economies - Map of Recent Oddball Weather Events Reflects Trends of What's Expected in Years Ahead WASHINGTON, Jan.

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2010-01-27 10:00:00

Public concern about global warming has dropped sharply since the fall of 2008, according to a national survey released today by researchers at Yale and George Mason universities.

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2009-12-23 12:45:13

Global warming is causing climate belts to shift toward the poles and to higher elevations.

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2009-12-20 09:25:27

Most Australians believe climate change is happening now and is caused by human activity, according to preliminary results from a new national survey.

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2009-12-16 10:20:00

A new survey shows that 49% of Americans are not worried about climate change, while 35% are very concerned about the polarizing issue.

2009-12-16 00:00:00

COPENHAGEN, December 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) launch A Copenhagen Prognosis: towards a safe climate future, a synthesis of the latest science on climate change, environment and development. The Prognosis will be launched at a press conference at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 15) on Wednesday 16 December at 19:30.

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2009-12-15 13:25:00

A controversial new report claims that climate change is natural and not man-made and lists 100 reasons why to back the theory.

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2009-12-15 08:34:13

Global warming has made the early arrival of spring commonplace across the planet, say climate scientists.

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2009-12-13 10:20:00

The controversy over leaked emails from climate scientists is being blamed on US business interests and partisan politics.

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2009-12-10 10:48:31

Regardless of China's vows to embrace more energy efficient practices, their carbon emissions will double by 2020 is their current practices continue.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.