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The Climate Post: Climate Change Implicated in a Specific Extreme Weather Event

Tim Profeta | Posted 02.04.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

Scientists have warned that even a few degrees rise in global temperatures can lead to increasingly severe storms. Now an international team of climate scientists has linked man-made climate change to historic flooding that hit the south of England in the winter of 2013-2014.

Climate Change This Week: The New Coal, Hot Water, Clean Energy Justice, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 02.04.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. When we harm forests, we harm ourselves. Unique Giraffe Beetle, another bi...

Feds Scrap Grand Vision To Expand A Marine Sanctuary In Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.28.2016 | Science

After six years of planning, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has withdrawn its proposal to expand the size and focus of ...

'Green News Report' - January 26, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.26.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The Great Blizzard of 2016 cripples the East Coast; Yes, it was turbo-c...

Climate Change This Week: Solar Job Boom, US Blizzard Gloom, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.27.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Save and regrow tropical forests -- says an expert, as nations continue to curb carbon emissions.

'Green News Report' - January 21, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.21.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Surprise! 2015 was the hottest year ever recorded on Planet Earth; MI G...

The Climate Post: Climate Change Tops WEF Risk Ranking

Tim Profeta | Posted 01.21.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

For the first time, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked an environmental risk -- climate change -- as the most severe economic risk facing the world. Global Risks Report 2016 says climate change is compounding and intensifying other social, economic, and humanitarian stresses such as mass migration.

2015 Was By Far The Hottest Year In Recorded History

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 01.20.2016 | Science

Last year was the earth's hottest in 136 years of record-keeping, NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Wednesd...

Climate Change This Week: Future Major Power Disruption, Clean Energy Pays, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.20.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Deforestation is one of the fastest ways that environments are changing dramatically, while climate change is creating vast fast changes on a global scale.

SpaceX Rocket Botches Landing At Sea After Successful Launch

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.18.2016 | Science

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There's A Record-Breaking Hurricane Tearing Through The Pacific

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.13.2016 | Science

It looks like Hurricane Pali, an out-of-season tropical weather system lingering far southwest of Hawaii, has no plans to follow typical weather patte...

'Green News Report' - January 12, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.12.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Oil train protesters use 'necessity defense' in oil train blockade tria...

Climate Change This Week: Climate Chaos, an Energy Revolution, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.11.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

One more reason to save forests: The David Bowie Hunter, a spider newly discovered in the Malaysian highlands in 2015. Forests house fascinating forms of life.

Inventing Fish: An Industry on the Brink

Peter Neill | Posted 01.14.2016 | Green
Peter Neill

The paradox is obvious: Whatever we do to sustain the national fishing industry will be countered by external suppliers operating outside sustainability management regimes to meet an ever-growing market demand.

Dear Madam Secretary, Please Help Sharks

Jonah Bryson | Posted 01.08.2016 | Politics
Jonah Bryson

ATTN: The Honorable Penny Pritzker Secretary of Commerce Email: Dear Madam Secretary, My Name is Jonah Bryson, and I am a...

NOAA Says 2015 Was Second Hottest Year On Record In U.S.

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 01.08.2016 | Science

WASHINGTON, Jan 7 (Reuters) - Last year was the second hottest on record in the contiguous United States, and included 10 major weather and climate e...

Can We All Please Calm Down About Hawaii's 'Missing' Whales?

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 01.05.2016 | Science

It's true that Hawaii is experiencing a seemingly slow start to its annual humpback whale season. But are the majestic marine mammals actually "disapp...

Climate Change This Week: Record Hot Christmas, Cozy Cohousing, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.06.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

US Cohousing: A Growing Model For Sustainable Communities are villages that engage in more resource-sharing, efficient use of space, and affordability, and ultimately smart clean renewable energy use.

Climate Change This Week: Groundwater Feeds Sea Rise, Community Solar Rises, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.28.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Every day is Earth Day, folks. Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Scientists Cleverly Use Cargo Ships For New Tsunami Warning System

The Huffington Post | Chloe Fox | Posted 12.23.2015 | Science

Sometimes public-private partnerships make so much sense you wonder why they didn't happen sooner. When it comes to understanding and predicting tsuna...

Climate Change This Week: Humanity Is Drying Out, China Goes Cleaner, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.23.2015 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon When Forests Go, So Do These: An Af...

El Niño's Promise of a Wet California Winter Could be Costly and Dangerous

Craig Fugate | Posted 12.18.2015 | Science
Craig Fugate

Our nation experiences some of the most extreme and dangerous weather in the world, and this winter, California faces a particularly severe threat. Forecasts are showing a strong and peaking El Niño that could deliver drenching conditions to the state and throughout the South.

The Climate Post: Nations Strike Deal To Curb Carbon Emissions

Tim Profeta | Posted 12.17.2015 | Green
Tim Profeta

Some of the biggest crunch issues in the lead up to the climate agreement in Paris were money and temperature goals. So what does the deal say about these issues?

Scientists Get Up Close And Personal With Super Rare, 'Smiling' Squid

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 12.11.2015 | Science

Go ahead and file this creature under bizarre. While exploring some of the Hawaiian archipelago's most remote and unexplored waters earlier this year,...

Announcing the 2015 Got Science? Champions

Pamela Worth | Posted 12.08.2015 | Science
Pamela Worth

At the Union of Concerned Scientists, we are inspired by our annual Got Science? champions, whose passion for the truth exceeds their fear of censure or political unpopularity.