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2014-09-09 07:28:44

Propelled by the largest single-year increase in carbon dioxide in three decades, the amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached record highs in 2013, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) reported on Tuesday.

Foraminifera Fossils Reveal An Ice-Free Late Cretaceous Period
2013-09-25 05:04:54

Scientists have long believed that a continental ice sheet formed more than 90 million years ago during the Late Cretaceous Period, but a new study has found evidence suggesting that this belief is incorrect.

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2012-06-01 11:01:28

New evidence points to troubling levels of carbon dioxide, the world’s primary greenhouse gas, in the Earth’s atmosphere.

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2010-08-03 08:42:40

Meteorologists have determined exactly how much carbon dioxide humans can emit into the atmosphere while ensuring that the earth does not heat up by more than two degrees.

2009-12-10 12:30:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As President Obama prepares to travel to the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, 14 members of the U.S.

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2008-05-29 00:05:00

Britain’s former chief scientific adviser, David King, said Wednesday that wealthy nations must reduce greenhouse gas emissions to the current levels of India by 2050 to avoid catastrophic climate change.

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2008-02-15 12:05:15

According to a new study by scientists at the Carnegie Institution, halfway measures won’t do the job. To stabilize our planet’s climate, we need to find ways to kick the carbon habit altogether.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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