Latest Global warming controversy Stories

2007-01-11 00:35:00

The effects of global warming are being felt around the world and unless international efforts are launched within the next 10 years species will disappear and the earth will be a vastly less habitable planet by the end of the century, according to NASA scientist James E. Hansen.

2006-09-26 17:40:00

The Bush administration has blocked release of a report that suggests global warming is contributing to the frequency and strength of hurricanes, the journal Nature reported Tuesday.

2006-09-25 17:55:00

The planet's temperature has climbed to levels not seen in thousands of years, warming that has begun to affect plants and animals, researchers report in Tuesday's issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

2006-08-31 20:08:56

By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California made a bold move to curb global warming by passing on Thursday the first bill in the United States to cap man-made greenhouse gas emissions, an action state leaders hope will be copied across the country. Gov.

2006-08-31 19:30:55

SACRAMENTO, California (Reuters) - California made a bold move to curb global warming by passing on Thursday the United States' first bill to cap man-made greenhouse gas emissions which state leaders hope will be emulated across the country. Gov.

2006-08-29 05:00:00

Environmental causes championed by scientists and watchdog groups are reaching wider audiences as they gain prominence in popular mainstream media.

2006-08-25 12:20:00

Ice Age evidence confirms that a doubling of greenhouse gases could drive up world temperatures by about 3 Celsius (5.4 Fahrenheit), causing havoc with the climate, a study showed on Friday.

2006-07-31 13:58:54

MIAMI (Reuters) - Officials tracking the approach of the peak hurricane season told President Bush on Monday that data linking a series of devastating storms to global warming was inconclusive. Eleven months after Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc on the U.S.

2006-07-28 08:35:00

Coal-burning utilities are passing the hat for one of the few remaining scientists skeptical of the global warming harm caused by industries that burn fossil fuels.

2006-07-27 19:25:28

By Timothy Gardner NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Colorad

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