climate change

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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.”


Pope Francis Speaking

‘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.


Pharrell Williams (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

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.


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Top 7 Silly Questions #AskPOTUS Didn’t Answer

President Obama fielded questions about climate change on Twitter, but not everyone wanted to be serious during his Twitter chat.


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NOAA: $9M For Projects To Mitigate Climate Change Threats

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards.


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Obama: Refusing To Act To Slow Effects Of Global Warming Amounts To ‘Dereliction Of Duty’

President Barack Obama is framing the challenges of climate change as a matter of national security that threatens to aggravate poverty and political instability around the globe and jeopardize the readiness of U.S. forces.


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Al Gore Confident Of Paris Climate Deal: ‘The World Will Say Yes To Reduce Global Warming’

Environmentalist and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore is optimistic that world leaders will reach a crucial deal this year on fighting climate change.



More Than 40 Percent Of Bee Hives Have Died In The Past Year

More than two out of five American honeybee colonies have died since April 2014, according to a federal survey.