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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 01.12.2017 | 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 trial;...

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

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.11.2017 | 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 01.11.2017 | 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 01.04.2017 | Politics
Jonah Bryson

ATTN: The Honorable Penny Pritzker Secretary of Commerce Email: TheSec@DOC.gov Dear Madam Secretary, My Name is Jonah Bryson, and I am a 15-...

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

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 01.16.2017 | 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 ev...

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

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 08.22.2016 | 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 “di...

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

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 01.05.2017 | 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 12.27.2016 | 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 12.22.2016 | 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 12.17.2016 | 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 12.17.2016 | 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 12.01.2016 | 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.

Climate Change This Week: Breaking Clean Energy Barriers, A Hot Year and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 12.01.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Breakthrough Energy Coalition a global group of private investors, representing several billions in capital, who will support companies that are taking innovative clean-energy ideas out of the lab and into the marketplace. BEC will interact with MI.

Climate Change This Week: One Degree Closer to Catastrophe, the Clean Surge, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.24.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Last time we checked, global warming and climate change still exist for the same reasons as before. Sustained public pressure will now be needed to force politicians to take the next critical actions on climate.

'Green News Report' - November 19, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.19.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: House Republicans double-down in their ongoing war against climate scient...

Science Is Accountable. Are Politicians?

Ann Reid | Posted 11.19.2016 | Education
Ann Reid

At stake is nothing less than the independence of the U.S. scientific enterprise. This case affects the ability of scientists to carry out their research without fear of persecution and retaliation.

Scientists Are Breeding 'Super Corals' To Save Reefs From Global Warming

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 11.10.2015 | Science

For thousands of years, human beings have been helping evolution along by tinkering with the breeding habits of plants and animals. Now, as one of ou...

Chairman Of Science Committee Misleads On Climate Change

FactCheck.org | Sara Bondioli | Posted 11.10.2015 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Rep. Lamar Smith, chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, has mad...

Humpback Whale Entangled In Fishing Line Rescued Off Calif. Coast

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.02.2015 | Crime

After two days of effort, rescuers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and SeaWorld San Diego managed to free a humpback w...

'Green News Report' - October 22, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.22.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Calls grow in Congress for Dept. of Justice to investigate Exxon Mobil f...

Don't Get Too Excited About That Giant El Nino

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 01.05.2017 | Science

Excitement has been building for the massive El Niño heading toward the drought-stricken western U.S., but scientists say the hype is premature. The...

Climate Change This Week: The Flood Connection, a Clean Energy Superpower, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 10.04.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. When Peruvian Amazon forests disappear, so does this insect, and webs of amazing be...