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Nothing Personal, We Just Won't Let You Wreck the Planet

Adam Greenberg | Posted 04.08.2013 | Green
Adam Greenberg

The fossil fuel industry is getting uneasy. The climate movement is growing by leaps and bounds, as more and more people (80 percent of Americans) connect the dots and begin to understand the nature of the threat.

'Green News Report' - February 5, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.07.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Climate Legislation Redux: The View From the Red Seats

Carrie La Seur | Posted 04.07.2013 | Green
Carrie La Seur

Ironically, cap and trade legislation fell victim to exactly the same top-down, insular thinking that has carried us all into the maw of a global climate crisis.

Climate Recap of 2012

Rebecca Anderson | Posted 04.06.2013 | Green
Rebecca Anderson

Adios to 2012 and hello to lucky number 13. Where did climate take us in 2012 and what can we expect for the next 12 -- scratch that, 11 -- months?

100 Days of Action for Climate, Clean Energy Kicks Off with Coast to Coast Events

Mary Anne Hitt | Posted 04.01.2013 | Green
Mary Anne Hitt

In the two weeks since the Sierra Club launched our Obama Climate and Clean Energy Legacy campaign, Sierra Club volunteers, chapters, organizers, and ...

'Green News Report' - January 29, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.31.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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The Real, Global March for Life

Kim Lovell | Posted 03.27.2013 | Impact
Kim Lovell

As we reflect on a week characterized by a celebration of choice, a dedication to tackling climate disruption, and the attempt of some to "march for life," let us not forget the real marches for life made every day by women across the globe.

'Green News Report' - January 24, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.26.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Government Hypocrisy Risks Pushing Climate Past Point of No Return

Aaron Gray-Block | Posted 03.25.2013 | Green
Aaron Gray-Block

Devastating storms and lives lost, houses destroyed, sweltering heat waves, menacing bushfires, plunging winter temperatures, droughts, floods and even snowstorms in the desert: this is the reality of our weather. It's not a forecast.

'Green News Report' - January 22, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.24.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Hot Years and Cold Truths: The Past and Future of Climate Legislation

Nathaniel Loewentheil | Posted 03.24.2013 | Green
Nathaniel Loewentheil

The climate campaign of 2009-2010 didn't lack for corporate boosters, lobbying teams nor policy analysts. What it lacked was public support.

Surprising Links Seen Between Solar Activity, Earth's Climate

Posted 01.18.2013 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 01/17/2013 07:56 AM EST on SPACE.com Even small changes in solar activity can impact Earth's climate in significant...

'Green News Report' - January 17, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.19.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - January 15, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.17.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Hitting Reset On Climate

Dominique Browning | Posted 03.16.2013 | Green
Dominique Browning

In June of 2008, then-Senator Barack Obama said that "generations would look back" and say "this was the moment when the rise of the oceans began to s...

Reconstructing Pacific Gray Whale Skeleton Takes An Alaskan Village

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 03.12.2013 | Good News
Alaska Dispatch News

After 14 years and with the help of hundreds of volunteers, the Pratt Museum in Homer, Alaska, will soon be home to a Pacific gray whale skeleton, the...

Big Aussie Heat: Down Under Sweltering

A. Siegel | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
A. Siegel

Some might say that those 'Down Under' have a competitive streak with Americans, but competition can go too far: Australia is on the path to top America's nightmarish heat wave conditions with environmental conditions.

Goodbye Kyoto, We Hardly Knew You

Kenneth P. Green | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics
Kenneth P. Green

2013 could well see the year that the UN's lock on international climate policy is broken, potentially allowing for other unilateral or multilateral arrangements to take their place.

Outcomes from the Doha UN Climate Meeting: What You Need to Know for 2013

Thomas Kerr | Posted 03.04.2013 | Green
Thomas Kerr

December 8 saw the completion of this year's meeting of over 190 nations that are signatories to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Nature, Spirit and Wellness

Joel and Michelle Levey | Posted 02.26.2013 | Green
Joel and Michelle Levey

The relevance of this film festival is highly compelling in the light of increasing and undeniable evidence that the integrity of the life support systems of planet Earth is threatened by rampant greed and aggression reflective of a fundamental ignorance of our place in relation to the web of life.

'Green News Report' - December 20, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.19.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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One Earth. One Voice. Campaign Day 99: On Grace and Gratitude, Circles and Completion

Shyla Nelson | Posted 02.19.2013 | Green
Shyla Nelson

Words are hard to find in this moment. As the sun rose on this -- the 99th and final day of our epic journey together -- I found myself awash in a sea of emotions.

It's Happening: The Global Shift in Consciousness Is Underway and Right on (Mayan) Time

Sarah Davidson | Posted 02.19.2013 | College
Sarah Davidson

We can do this. We can rise from these ashes and rally together, knowing that the pending global shift will end in inspired triumph. We have the tools. We have the drive. We have the passion, and our time is now.

'Green News Report' - December 18, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.17.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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How to Fix the 21st Century's Dirty Engine of Growth

Maria van der Hoeven | Posted 02.16.2013 | Green
Maria van der Hoeven

Because of the rapid and continuing expansion of coal-fired generation in emerging economies, particularly in China and India, determined policy action will be needed to reverse the trend of the last decade.