climate change

Keystone XL Veto (Photo by Mandel Ngan/Getty Images)

Keystone XL Veto Could Make A Case Against Fracking

The move to veto showcases the Obama administration’s focus on climate change and sheds light on the growing concerns over fracking.

02/26/2015

Icy Water In NYC (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

America The Beautiful (And Freezing)

Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.

02/25/2015

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Scientist: ‘Global Weirding’ Better Way To Describe Climate Change Than ‘Global Warming’

With crazy weather and freezing temperatures the new normal, is it time to retire the phrase “global warming?”

02/19/2015

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the impact climate change and spreading disease have on people’s daily lives is greater than that of global terrorism. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

WH Spokesman: Daily Effects Of Climate Change, Disease Greater Than Terrorism

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the impact climate change and spreading disease have on people’s daily lives is greater than that of global terrorism.

02/11/2015

Boston Blizzard 2015 (Photo by Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Is Climate Change Behind The Northeast’s Extreme Winter Storms?

As a nor’easter prepares to pummel the Northeast, environmentalists have turned to climate change to explain this season’s storms.

02/10/2015

President Barack Obama responded to Republicans’ newfound majorities in both chambers of Congress by saying he “looks forward” to finding any and all overlaps between the agenda of GOP leaders and his administration – but stopped short of saying he will alter plans for immigration reform, health care or minimum wage.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama: Technology ‘Allows Us To Narrow Our Point Of View’

Obama: Technology ‘Allows Us To Narrow Our Point Of View’

02/09/2015

Keystone XL Pipeline (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Both Sides In Keystone XL Debate Bend Facts

Let’s check some of the claims about the pipeline as a bill approving it heads toward likely passage by the Republican-led Senate and a veto by President Barack Obama.

01/29/2015

Mitt Romney Speaking

Romney: ‘I’m One Of Those Republicans Who Thinks We Are Getting Warmer And That We Contribute To That’

Romney at times sounded like a Democrat, calling for President Barack Obama and other leaders in Washington to act on common liberal priorities such as climate change, poverty and education.

01/22/2015

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Senate Agrees Climate Change Is Real, But Can’t Agree On Cause

In a series of votes, the Republican-run Senate passed measures acknowledging the planet’s climate is changing but refused to point the blame at human activity.

01/21/2015

Pope Francis (Photo by Osservatore Romano/Getty Images)

Pope’s Climate-Change Stand Deepens Conservatives’ Distrust

Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.

01/21/2015

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