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The U.S. Has Gotten A Lot Hotter Since The First Earth Day

Climate Central | Posted 04.22.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. It’s been 44 years since the first Earth Day was celebrated in 1970, and since that time, aver...

Americans Are Total Wimps These Days

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — We've become weather wimps. As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped m...

How Much Has The U.S. Warmed Since The First Earth Day?

Posted 04.22.2013 | Green

From Climate Central: In commemoration of Earth Day, 2013, Climate Central has created an interactive graphic that shows a state-by-state analysis ...

U.N. Chief: U.S. A 'Very Serious Hand Brake' On World Climate Change Efforts

AP | By CHARLES J. HANLEY | Posted 07.13.2011 | Green

NEW YORK -- Washington's inaction on climate legislation is a "very serious hand brake" on world efforts to combat global warming, the U.N. climate ch...

What You Need To Know About The Climate Bill

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

(AP) Cap-and-trade? Offsets? Pollution credits? The climate bill passed Friday by the House tackles global warming with new limits on pollution and a ...