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When a Brazilian Got Terrified in Greenland

Elaine Smith | Posted 07.17.2015 | Green
Elaine Smith

To go to Greenland was mind blowing, heartbreaking, painfully beautiful and terrifying, all at the same time.

The Climate Post: Court Hears Arguments Surrounding EPA Power Plant Rule

Tim Profeta | Posted 06.16.2015 | Green
Tim Profeta

There was skepticism from at least two of the three-judge panel about whether they could hear a challenge before the rule is finalized. Judges Griffith and Kavanaugh both questioned whether the rule making was "extraordinary" and requiring of immediate court review.

'Green News Report' -- April 9, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.09.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Climate change-denier Sen. Rand Paul is running for President (and Brad...

Thawing Permafrost Threatens Alaska's Ecosystem, University of Alaska Fairbanks Researcher Says

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.19.2015 | Green
Alaska Dispatch News

Climate change stands to trigger a regime change in Alaska, with far-reaching consequences as frozen ground thaws beneath us, a prominent University of Alaska Fairbanks scientist told the Tanana Chiefs Conference on Tuesday. "When you thaw the permafrost, everything falls apart," said hydrologist Larry Hinzman.

Melting Permafrost Endangers Greenland and Releases Harmful, Disease-Causing Bacteria

Alex Bellini | Posted 11.24.2014 | Green
Alex Bellini

In order to become once again the owners of our destiny and future, we must implement a profound transformation of thought: we need to create a new relationship between the power of human beings and the ecological system of our planet.

Sex, Lies, and Black Holes of Methane - in Fiction and Fact

Nathan Currier | Posted 10.20.2014 | Green
Nathan Currier

This is serious, and unexpected observations concerning the stability of Arctic methane stores, even globally trivial ones, should bring us back to a vastly more important public conversation from last year.

A Deadly Effect Of Climate Change?

weather.com | Posted 07.16.2013 | Green

Rapidly rising temperatures already have had an "amazing and potentially troubling" impact in the Arctic, a group of scientists reported in June after...

How Much Does The Arctic Contribute To Climate Change?

Posted 06.13.2013 | Green

From Becky Oskin, LiveScience Staff Writer: Tons of carbon and methane lie under the Arctic tundra, trapped in ice. The frozen ground, called perma...

'Green News Report' - February 26, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.28.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

Are We Nearing The Permafrost Tipping Point?

Posted 02.22.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: Nearly a quarter of the Northern Hemisphere’s land surface is covered in permanently frozen soil, or ...

'Green News Report' - February 21, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.23.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'...

'Green News Report' - December 13, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.12.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY...

'Green News Report' - December 11, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.10.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - December 6, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.05.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - December 4, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.03.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 29, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.29.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - November 27, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.27.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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3 Ways Arctic Meltdown Threatens the Whole World

Kassie Siegel | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green
Kassie Siegel

We have to act fast. If we don't, we'll have even more to mourn than the death of the Arctic.

Ice Age Flower Revived After 30,000 Years In Icy Burrow

AP | By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 02.21.2012 | Science

MOSCOW -- It was an Ice Age squirrel's treasure chamber, a burrow containing fruit and seeds that had been stuck in the Siberian permafrost for over 3...

New Year's Resolution: Optimism

Andrew Winston | Posted 03.04.2012 | Green
Andrew Winston

The full logic of green -- the economic, environmental, social, and moral imperative -- is dawning on everyone from joe skier to fossil-fuel CEOs and local entrepreneurs.

'Green News Report' - December 22, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.21.2012 | 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: Breaking:...

'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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'Green News Report' - December 13, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.12.2012 | 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: Climate c...

'Green News Report' - December 8, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.07.2012 | 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: Triumph o...

'Green News Report' - December 6, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 02.05.2012 | 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: It's not ...