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Has the Earth's Missing Heat Been Found?

Bill Chameides | Posted 04.11.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Starting in about 2003, a slowdown in heat buildup was observed in the ocean while greenhouse gases continued to build up in the atmosphere, trapping more heat. Six years later Kevin Trenberth asked, where was the missing heat?

Shooting the Messenger Is Not the Answer

Astrid Caldas | Posted 04.11.2012 | Green
Astrid Caldas

Freedom of speech is an important part of the democratic process, but it should be used to bridge paths and not divide them. Having strong opinions is certainly warranted and debate is welcome. However, when it comes to climate change, some not-so-civil behavior has become acceptable.

'Green News Report' - February 9, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.10.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - February 7, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.08.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - February 2, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.03.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Climate Scientists: Calling Out the Cranks

Steve Heilig | Posted 04.03.2012 | Science
Steve Heilig

With AIDS denialists, some public health efforts were diverted and wasted due to their intransigence, and some people may have died. With climate cranks, the stakes are even bigger.

Wall Street Journal's Portrait of the Young Climate Scientist

Bill Chameides | Posted 04.01.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

I guarantee that most scientists, myself included, would love to make their reputation by refuting the whole notion of global warming. We have tried and have concluded that we can't.

'Green News Report' - January 31, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.01.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The State of the Union's Climate Education

Bill Chameides | Posted 03.28.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

In his State of the Union speech this week, President Obama did not have a whole lot to say about climate change. But he did emphasize education. Does climate change science get a passing grade in America's classrooms?

'Green News Report' - January 26, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.27.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The Long Road Ahead For Climate Scientists

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2012 | Green

(The author is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.) By Gerard Wynn LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - If...

'Green News Report' - January 24, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 19, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.20.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 17, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.18.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Methane in the Twilight Zone (Second Episode)

Nathan Currier | Posted 03.18.2012 | Green
Nathan Currier

The most important paper on climate change in quite a while was published two days ago in Science (Shindell et al, 2012: read about it here). But sorr...

'Green News Report' - January 12, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.13.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Methane in the Twilight Zone (First Episode)

Nathan Currier | Posted 03.12.2012 | Green
Nathan Currier

Last month saw methane emissions entering the twilight zone for the first time. By an odd quirk of timing, two incongruous things happened virtually at once.

Addressing Climate Change: Vote for Green, Not Junk Jobs, in 2012

Mary Ellen Harte and John Harte | Posted 03.12.2012 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte and John Harte

If we are to create a greener utopia of lower health costs and good jobs, it means we have to stop voting for the Santas that continue to stuff coal in our stockings.

'Green News Report' - January 10, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.11.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 5, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.06.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The 2011 Climate B.S.* of the Year Awards

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 03.06.2012 | Science
Peter H. Gleick

The scientific evidence for the accelerating human influence on climate further strengthened, as it has for decades now. Yet on the policy front, once again, national leaders did little to stem the growing emissions of greenhouse gases.

'Green News Report' - January 3, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.04.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - December 22, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.21.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - December 20, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.19.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Reindeer Combat Climate Crisis -- At a Cost

Neil Wagner | Posted 02.18.2012 | Green
Neil Wagner

There are two primary ways to deal with climate change -- mitigation and adaptation -- and reindeer are involved with both.