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2015-01-22 23:09:33

A group of high-profile European climate change authors have issued a communique Jan.

2014-11-19 12:23:03

Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions Including Non-CO2 Must Shrink To Net Zero by 2100 WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-10-09 23:01:48

According to the latest satellite data, the global mean surface temperature has not risen for 18 consecutive years. Global warming has stopped.

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2014-08-28 05:16:23

A leaked copy of a United Nations report predicts “severe, irreversible and unpredictable impacts for people and ecosystems” as a result of global warming, and lays the blame for climate change on human activity and in particular on the effects of fossil fuel emissions.

First Comprehensive State-level Climate Assessment Released By Vermont
2014-06-11 03:19:17

Fewer days for making maple syrup. Twenty-five years with more snow for skiing. Summer heat stress for dairy cows. These are a few of the forecasts from the Vermont Climate Assessment, the nation's first comprehensive state-level climate assessment, released on June 10.

2014-06-05 10:31:06

The amount of "hedging" language—words that suggest room for doubt—used by prominent newspapers in articles about climate change has increased over time.

2014-05-08 23:14:58

Friends of Science are questioning why the National Climate Assessment report does not incorporate the Sept.

New Evidence That Human Activities Are To Blame For Global Warming
2014-05-06 13:40:37

A new federally-mandated report released on Tuesday has provided more evidence supporting the idea that global warming is indeed happening and that human activity is the cause.

2014-04-14 10:41:27

An analysis of temperature data since 1500 all but rules out the possibility that global warming in the industrial era is just a natural fluctuation in the earth's climate.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.