Global Warming

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NOAA: This Winter Warmest On Record

Despite record-breaking snowfall and the deep freeze that across most of the U.S., this winter was the warmest on record.


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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?”


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EPA: Keystone XL’s Climate Impacts Need To Be Revisited

With the recent dip in oil prices, the Environmental Protection Agency wants the State Department to “revisit” how much of a toll the Keystone XL oil pipeline would have on global warming.


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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.


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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.


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NOAA, NASA Agree That 2014 Was The Warmest On Record

Though the agencies slightly disagree exactly how much warmer it was.


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Study: Hotter Days in U.S. Mean Less Cold Cash

Hotter days mean less cold cash for Americans, according to a new study matching 40 years of temperatures to economics.


Don't blame man-made global warming for the devastating California drought, a new federal report says.  (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Feds: Don’t Blame Global Warming For California Drought

Don’t blame man-made global warming for the devastating California drought, a new federal report says.


Increased warming conditions on Earth today are very similar to 56 million years ago – with new research showing the good news as most species having survived the hotter conditions and the bad news that it took 200,000 years to recover.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

UN Scientists Warn It May Be Impossible To Prevent Rising Global Temperature

Despite optimism among U.N. climate change negotiators, recent reports indicate there may be no way to prevent Earth’s temperature from rising before any deal could be put into effect.


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Obama Staking Final Two Years In White House On Climate Change

With limited time still in power, President Barack Obama is staking his final two years on climate change, pushing the issue to the front of his agenda as he seeks to leave an imprint on the world that will endure after he’s gone.