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Researchers say climate change and habitat encroachment is causing plant and animal species to become extinct 1,000 times faster than before humans arrived. (SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: World On The Brink Of A “Sixth Great Extinction”

Climate change and habitat encroachment is causing plant and animal species to become extinct 1,000 times faster than before humans arrived.

05/29/2014

Study helps explain why Antarctic sea ice is not receding in the face of global warming. (RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers: Giant Waves Breaking Up Antarctica’s Sea Ice

Study helps explain why Antarctic sea ice is not receding in the face of global warming.

05/28/2014

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

O’Malley Talks Climate Change, Snaps Selfie at University of Maryland Graduation

Gov. Martin O’Malley urged students graduating from the University of Maryland to get to work against climate change.

05/22/2014

File photo of Pat Sajak, Wheel of Fortune host.   (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images for PLAYERS INC)

Pat Sajak: Global Warming Alarmists Are ‘Unpatriotic Racists’

Game show host Pat Sajak came under fire for tweeting that global warming alarmists are “unpatriotic racists.”

05/22/2014

Tom Steyer introduces a panel during the National Clean Energy Summit 6.0 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Aug. 13, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nev. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images for National Clean Energy Summit 6.0)

Billionaire Environmentalist To Spend $100M Attacking GOP On Climate Change In 2014 Elections

The money will be used to back Democrats and attack Republicans in seven competitive Senate and gubernatorial races this year.

05/22/2014

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Republicans Divided Over Climate Change As Antarctica Rises And Melts

Antarctic ice can be up to 2.6 miles thick, yet researchers say that the continent of Antarctica is rising unusually fast due to climate change.

05/18/2014

File photo of Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.(credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rubio: ‘Settled Science’ That Life Begins At Conception

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., hits back against critics who slammed him for his climate views after he said that human activity is not causing dramatic changes to our climate.

05/16/2014

File photo of a glacier.   (Photo credit: MARIO GOLDMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Most Himalayan Glaciers Staying Stable Almost Corresponds To Hiatus In Global Warming Over Past Decade

A new study has found that most Himalayan glaciers are stable and in a steady state compared to the results of other studies carried out for the period prior to 2001.

05/12/2014

President Barack Obama answers reporters' questions during a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Rose Garden at the White House on May 2, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Strategist: Having This Climate Debate Now ‘Will Only Injure Democrats’

Within weeks, President Barack Obama’s administration is set to unveil unprecedented emissions limits on power plants across the U.S., much to the dismay of many Democratic candidates who are running for election in energy-producing states.

05/08/2014

Center for American Progress Co-founder John Podesta moderates a panel discussion during a conference commemorating the 10th anniversary of the center at the Astor Ballroom of the St. Regis Hotel on Oct. 24, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Report Uses Phrase ‘Climate Disruption’ As Another Way To Say Global Warming

Global warming is rapidly turning America the beautiful into America the stormy, sneezy and dangerous, according to a new federal scientific report. And those shining seas? Rising and costly, the report says.

05/06/2014

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