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2010-02-04 18:13:24

Despite a sharp drop in public concern over global warming, Americans—regardless of political affiliation—support the passage of federal climate and energy policies, according to the results of a national survey released today by researchers at Yale and George Mason universities.

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2010-01-28 14:40:00

Painting the roofs of buildings white has the potential to significantly cool off cities and mitigate some impacts of global warming, results of a new study indicate.

2010-01-27 16:39:16

Some past approaches to calculating the impacts of forest fires have grossly overestimated the number of live trees that burn up and the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere as a result.

2010-01-22 11:00:00

Boosting Renewable Energy Use, Addressing Climate Change Important for Secure Economic Future HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With much of the U.S. still feeling the lingering effects of the recession, Governor Edward G.

2009-12-23 15:46:35

Special issue on climate justice highlights disproportionate effects of global warming and pollution on disadvantaged communities.

2009-12-15 11:38:00

REDLANDS, Calif., Dec.

2009-12-15 04:00:00

COPENHAGEN, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings and vehicles, announced today at the Climate Leaders' Summit in Copenhagen that it has joined The Climate Group.

2009-12-14 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO and RUKINGA, Kenya, Dec.

2009-12-10 08:00:00

Research for Lincoln Institute of Land Policy-Sonoran Institute reveals how local planners work to reduce vehicle miles traveled, energy and water consumption, encourage density PHOENIX, Dec.

2009-12-09 18:58:00

State Businesses Can Save Thousands of Dollars Annually by Reducing Refrigerant Pollution SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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