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The L.A. Film Festival 2013: An Expedition to the End of the World, and Then Some

Lisa Adams | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts
Lisa Adams

This was my second year attending the LA Film Festival. Most of my interest lies in documentary or documentary-like film.

Behold the Climate 'Bots!

OnEarth | Posted 07.07.2013 | Green
OnEarth

By Melissa Mahony, OnEarthRemember the rovers, NASA's Mars-trekking robots that have been roaming the red planet off and on since 2004? Well, here com...

What Caused Greenland's Record Loss Of Ice Last Year?

Posted 04.03.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: When scientists saw melting across a whopping 97 percent of Greenland’s icy surface last summer, they...

Climate Change This Week: Carbon Bombers, Greenland Meltdown, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 03.30.2013 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Stronger Than We Thought?

Posted 01.24.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: The enormous sheets of ice that lie atop Greenland may not be as prone to catastrophic melting as many ...

WATCH: 'Science In Greenland: It's A Girl Thing'

Posted 12.22.2012 | Green

A new video from a group of Dartmouth College graduate students shows what work is really like for female scientists. "Science in Greenland: It’s a ...

Chasing Ice: A New Documentary Melts a Climate Change Skeptic's Heart

Michael Rose | Posted 01.22.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Rose

One of the most beautiful and important films ever made. It takes up the discussion where An Inconvenient Truth left off but with new footage, not just something scraped up out of an archive.

PHOTOS: A Dispatch From Ground Zero For Climate Change

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

At more than 70º north of the Equator, I'm standing at ground zero for climate change. Nowhere else on Earth is it warming as quickly as in Greenland, the world's largest island.

The Taste of Oil

Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis | Posted 10.27.2012 | Green
Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis

Drilling in the arctic circle is what they are calling "hot." Personally, I think it's a rather icy venture,.

The Climate Post: Federal Court Tosses EPA's 'Good Neighbor' Pollution Rule

Tim Profeta | Posted 10.24.2012 | Green
Tim Profeta

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit this week threw out the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR), which set stricter limits on sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide emissions from coal-burning power plants in 28 states and the District of Columbia.

One for the Whales

James Thornton | Posted 10.20.2012 | Green
James Thornton

Of course there will be a next fight for the whales, unless human beings become a gentler species in the meantime, and I'm not banking on that.

Greenland Ice Sheet Melting Breaks 30-Year Record

Posted 08.15.2012 | Green

By Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor: On Aug. 8, the Greenland ice sheet shattered a seasonal record, with more cumulative melting since r...

When It Comes to Greenland's Glaciers, Precedence Doesn't Matter

Joel Plummer | Posted 08.03.2012 | Science
Joel Plummer

Lost in the fray is the simple salient fact that Greenland is losing more and more of its ice to the sea every year. These latest findings, unprecedented or not, don't change the fact that this melt season is one more in a longstanding trend of increasingly higher melt seasons.

WATCH: Iceberg Creates Terrifying Wave

Posted 07.30.2012 | Green

While glacier watching along Greenland's coast, this enormous wave might have been the last thing the group in the video above expected. Video upl...

'Green News Report' - July 26, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.25.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Drought e...

Joanna Zelman

IMAGE: Unprecedented Greenland Ice Melt Stuns NASA Scientists

HuffingtonPost.com | Joanna Zelman | Posted 07.25.2012 | Green

Unprecedented melting of Greenland's ice sheet this month has stunned NASA scientists and has highlighted broader concerns that the region is losing a...

'Green News Report' - July 19, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.18.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hot town,...

Monstrous Iceberg Breaks Off From Greenland Glacier

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 07.18.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON -- An iceberg twice the size of Manhattan tore off one of Greenland's largest glaciers, illustrating another dramatic change to the warming...

Whaling Commission Rejects Quota For Greenland

AP | Posted 09.05.2012 | Green

PANAMA CITY — The International Whaling Commission has rejected a request from Denmark for a whaling quota for indigenous groups in Greenland. ...

World's Biggest, Oldest Meteorite Crater Revealed By Rocks

Posted 06.30.2012 | Science

By: Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer Published: 06/29/2012 03:29 PM EDT on OurAmazingPlanetA study of Greenland's rocks may have turned u...

A Journey to the Arctic Ice and Into the Human Spirit

Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis | Posted 08.19.2012 | Green
Michelle Stauffer and Justin Lewis

Qaanaaq Greenland is one of the northern most inhabited places on the planet. We're there on location for our two year photo-documentary project 70 Degrees West.

Melting Before My Eyes

Lea Lane | Posted 06.04.2012 | Green
Lea Lane

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New Study Reveals Who Brought Mice To America

| Posted 03.19.2012 | Science

Four-legged stowaways hitched a ride aboard the wooden 10th- and 11th-century Viking ships that braved the northern seas. The probably numerous passen...

PHOTOS: The World's 9 Most Dangerous Landing Strips

Off Track Planet | Posted 04.10.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

You'll very likely set foot on the ground unscathed. Just take a nice deep breath and hope the strip you're landing on isn't feeling too cranky.

PHOTOS: Hunting Seals In Greenland

Bruce Parry | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Bruce Parry

Rasmus has run out of walrus meat so the dogs will have to make do with dry biscuits. Unless we get some meat we're all going to go hungry, that's the way of it out here.