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U.N. Climate Change Report

Panel To Discuss How Not To Destroy The Planet

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 04.05.2014 | Green

BERLIN (AP) — After concluding that global warming almost certainly is man-made and poses a grave threat to humanity, the U.N.-sponsored expert pane...

UN Report Sounds Alarm On Climate Change

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.30.2014 | Green

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — If the world doesn't cut pollution of heat-trapping gases, the already noticeable harms of global warming could spiral "out o...

Progress in Climate Legislation Provides Hope for a Global Agreement

Peter Bjerregaard | Posted 04.29.2014 | Green
Peter Bjerregaard

We stand before an extraordinary challenge that requires extraordinary solutions. The current initiatives are still short of what is needed. However, compared to where we were 10 or 20 years ago, we have not taken baby steps. We have taken significant steps in the right direction.

Climate Panel: 'Extremely Likely' Man Is Dominant Cause Of Warming

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 11.27.2013 | Green

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Scientists now believe it's "extremely likely" that human activity is the dominant cause of global warming, a long-term trend that ...

10 Things To Know About The IPCC Climate Panel

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 09.26.2013 | Green

STOCKHOLM -- Here are 10 things to know about the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the U.N.-sponsored scientific group that will present a l...

New Color Depicts Worsening Climate Risks In UN Draft Report

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2013 | Green

By Environment Correspondent Alister Doyle OSLO, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Some parts of nature and human society are more vulnerable than e...

U.N. Climate Report: Sea Level Could Rise Nearly 3 Feet By End Of Century

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 08.19.2013 | Green

A leaked draft of the U.N.'s next major climate change report warns that global sea levels could rise more than three feet by the end of the century i...

Start Planning For Disaster, UN Report Urges

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2012 | Green

* Rising population, development put more in harm's way * Policymakers urged to act in next few decades * Less emphasis ...