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Study: Washington D.C. Is Sinking

Geological survey finds the land in and around the Chesapeake Bay is sinking as ocean levels rise.


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Expert: ‘All Coastal Cities Become Dysfunctional’ If Sea Levels Rise Several Feet

NASA’s former climate chief is warning that coastal cities could “become dysfunctional” if sea levels rise.


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Researchers: Arctic Sea Ice Grew By One-Third Due To Unusually Cool Summer

Researchers found that the Arctic sea ice grew by one-third thanks to an unusually cool summer in 2013.


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Study: Bumblebees Disappearing Due To Global Warming

Researchers warn bumblebees are dying because of rising global temperatures.


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Report: Climate Change Creating Global ‘Medical Emergency’

Climate change will have a “disastrous effect” on health across the world, with a global “medical emergency” being posed by the growing effects of changing climate patterns.


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Pope Francis: Earth Turning Into ‘Immense Pile Of Filth’

In a sweeping environmental manifesto aimed at spurring concrete action, Pope Francis called Thursday for a bold cultural revolution to correct what he described as a “structurally perverse” economic system where the rich exploit the poor, turning Earth into an “immense pile of filth.”


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‘We Are Not God': Pope’s Encyclical On Climate Change Reportedly Leaked

Pope Francis is expected to take a stand against climate change this week by pointing the finger at humans.


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Researchers Find Polar Bears Now Eating Dolphins In Arctic

A polar bear was seen eating a dolphin, a sign that climate change is upending the Arctic habitat.


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Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change Action

Pharrell Williams’ push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.


Extreme flooding in Austin, Texas on May 25, 2015. (Photo by Drew Anthony Smith/Getty Images)

This Has Been a Month of Extreme Weather Around the World

Even for a world getting used to wild weather, May seems stuck on strange.