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2008-11-25 13:29:30

The slow economy is sure to test the world's resolve to do more to fight global warming at 190-nation talks in Poland next week, but the election of Barack Obama is expected to be a positive.

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2008-11-07 14:20:00

Former Vice President Al Gore’s Alliance for Climate Protection unveiled a new media campaign on Thursday that advocates immediate investment in three energy areas: renewable resources, energy efficiency and the creation of a unified US power grid.

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2008-10-23 10:55:05

Some 2,000 scientists contributed to the Nobel Peace Prize-winning IPCC report on global warming. Next week, the local contingent will be honored.

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2008-10-07 14:05:00

The head of the UN Climate Panel said on Tuesday that evidence is mounting day by day that mankind is to blame for climate change, and the financial crisis is a temporary setback in the hunt for solutions.

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2008-09-22 14:20:00

Live Earth founder Kevin Wall said the group’s next concert will be take place in Mumbai, India, and will feature acts such as Jon Bon Jovi and Amitabh Backchan.

2008-09-20 12:00:41

By Joe Napsha A Pittsburgh professor and an Alcoa Inc. engineer have shared in a rare honor -- winning a small piece of the Nobel Peace Prize.

2007-11-26 18:40:58

A U.N. climate change conference in Indonesia may produce a roadmap for countries to reduce their global-warming emissions after the Kyoto protocol expires in 2012, a scientist said Monday.

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2007-01-22 16:20:00

Human-caused global warming is here - visible in the air, water and melting ice - and is destined to get much worse in the future, an authoritative global scientific report will warn next week.

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2006-11-13 10:45:00

A long-awaited report by an international scientific network will offer much stronger evidence of how man is changing Earth's climate, and should prompt balky governments into action against global warming, the group's chief scientist said Monday.

2006-03-06 09:30:38

By Alister Doyle, Environment Correspondent OSLO (Reuters) - Evidence that humans are to blame for global warming is rising but governments are doing too little to counter the threat, the head of the United Nations climate panel said on Monday.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.