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File photo of EPA administrator Gina McCarthy. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

EPA Head: ‘The Challenge Today Is Just To Stop Arguing About’ Climate Change

The newly appointed administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday the only way to confront climate-change challenges and environmental problems facing agriculture is for farmers and government agencies to work together.

08/16/2013

File photo of a thermometer registering a high temperature. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Study: ‘Several Fold’ Increase Expected In Frequency Of Heat Waves By 2040

A recent study revealed that a significant increase in the frequency of heat waves along the lines of those we experienced this summer could be expected within the next 27 years.

08/15/2013

A new massive federal study says the world in 2012 sweltered with continued signs of climate change. Rising sea levels, snow melt, heat buildup in the oceans, and melting Arctic sea ice and Greenland ice sheets, all broke or nearly broke records, but temperatures only sneaked into the top 10. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Fed Study: Climate Change Continues, World Getting Warmer

A new massive federal study says the world in 2012 sweltered with continued signs of climate change. Rising sea levels, snow melt, heat buildup in the oceans, and melting Arctic sea ice and Greenland ice sheets, all broke or nearly broke records, but temperatures only sneaked into the top 10.

08/07/2013

Single dead tree standing in the sea symbolic of sea level rise.  (credit: Getty Images)

Study: Sea Level Rise Can Put U.S. Cities, Towns Underwater By 2100

According to a new study, the rise of sea level can threaten 1,400 cities and towns in the U.S.

08/05/2013

Environmental Protection Agency chief Gina McCarthy. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

EPA Chief: ‘Can We Stop Talking About Environmental Regulations Killing Jobs?’

President Barack Obama’s top environmental official wasted no time Tuesday taking on opponents of the administration’s plan to crack down on global warming pollution.

07/31/2013

U.S. Sen. Max Baucus is asking President Barack Obama to consider Montana as the administration develops its policy to deal with climate change. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator to Obama: Deal With Climate Change on State-By-State Basis, Promote Jobs

U.S. Sen. Max Baucus is asking President Barack Obama to consider Montana as the administration develops its policy to deal with climate change.

07/09/2013

Smoke stacks at a coal power plant. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Condemned By Coal Industry For Climate Change Push

President Barack Obama’s push to fight global warming has triggered condemnation from the coal industry across the industrial Midwest.

07/04/2013

Industry groups and Republican-led states are heading an attack at the Supreme Court against the Obama administration's sole means of trying to limit power-plant and factory emissions of gases blamed for global warming. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Obama: We Owe It To Our Children To Make Progress On Climate Change

President Barack Obama says he’ll unveil a national plan to combat climate change in a speech Tuesday.

06/22/2013

President Barack Obama. (Photo: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Obama Vows Tough Push On Global Warming Changes

President Barack Obama is planning a major push using executive powers to tackle the pollution blamed for global warming in an effort to make good on promises he made at the start of his second term. “We know we have to do more — and we will do more,” Obama said Wednesday in Berlin.

06/20/2013

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Climate Change Could Adversely Impact DC Water Supply By 35 Percent

A new study finds climate change could cut stream flows in the Potomac River basin, a major source of drinking water in the Washington region.

04/30/2013

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