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Rising Temperatures

Rising Temperatures Are Making Life in Tropical Cities Precarious for the Poor

Chandran Nair | Posted 12.19.2016 | World
Chandran Nair

HONG KONG ― The numbers are in: NASA announced Monday that August 2016 was the hottest month ever recorded since global records began in 1880. Sever...

Heat Wave Brings Scorching Temperatures To The Middle East

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 12.29.2016 | World

This year is shaping up to be one of the world's hottest -- and dangerously so. In May, a heat wave in southern India -- with high temperatures betwee...

2013 May Be One Of The Hottest Years On Record

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

By Alister Doyle and Michael Szabo WARSAW, Nov 13 (Reuters) - This year is the seventh warmest since records began in 1850 with a tren...

10 Climate Change Wake-up Calls

Ronnie Citron-Fink | Posted 10.12.2013 | Green
Ronnie Citron-Fink

Hot enough for you? Arm yourself with the facts about climate change.

Oh Wait: The Earth Really Is Warming. Fast.

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 04.02.2013 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

2013-04-03-graph_gleick.jpgThese graphs are our reality.

Toward a Grand Climate Compromise in the Doha Negotiations

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 02.02.2013 | Green
Richard Javad Heydarian

Of course, a multilateral agreement with a grand compromise between China and the United States at its heart will not be enough by itself to reverse the negative climate trends, but it is a necessary element in the broader solution.

Rising Temperature Raising Food Prices

Lester Brown | Posted 11.04.2012 | Green
Lester Brown

Over the last two months, the price of corn has been climbing. On July 19, it exceeded $8 per bushel for the first time, taking the world into a new food price terrain.

"Rising Sea Levels": An Inflammatory Term?

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 08.20.2012 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

While the overall news is good -- more Americans believe climate change is real -- the underlying factors for those that do not are really scary. If there is one argument we just can't win, it's an argument based on ideology. Or can we?

An Infographic Map For Future Summer Getaways

Posted 08.19.2011 | Travel

Check out Aol Travel's map of how soaring temperatures will make your favorite U.S. summer destinations feel by the end of the century. Be optimistic:...

Rising Temperatures Reduce Ability Of Plants To Absorb Carbon, Study Warns

The Guardian | Alok Jha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Rising temperatures in the past decade have reduced the ability of the world's plants to soak up carbon from the atmosphere, scientists said today. L...