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San Francisco May Ban Single-Use Plastic Straws
Many local food and beverage merchants are already on board.
Eruption Of The World's Most Active Volcano Continues To Devastate Hawaii
The eruption of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island has forced nearly 2,000 people to evacuate their homes.
Already Threatened Polar Bears Face Food Shortage Crisis Amid Climate Change
We're certainly not making it easier for them.
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World's Oceans Were Hottest On Record In 2017, Study Finds
"The long-term warming trend driven by human activities continued unabated," researchers said.
A 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Is Going To Light Up The Sky. Here's Where To See It.
NASA is calling it a "lunar trifecta."
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NASA Declares 2017 The Second-Hottest Year On Record
Alexander C. Kaufman
The last year was second only to 2016, which had help from El Niño.
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A U.S. Mountain Was Just The Second-Coldest Place On Earth
“We basically just start saying it’s stupid cold outside,” one meteorologist said.
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Climate Change Has Quadrupled Ocean 'Dead Zones,' Researchers Warn
Suffocating oceans could lead to ecosystem collapse, the study says.
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Deep-Freeze Forecast Threatens South With Beach Snow
Icy weather grips much of the U.S., including parts of Florida unaccustomed to wintery conditions.
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States Across U.S. See Record-Cold New Year's Day As Rest Of The World Boils
Alexander C. Kaufman
Ah yes, "that good old Global Warming," as President Donald Trump put it last week.
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29 Things To Give A S**t About In 2018
Care more, even when it’s overwhelming.
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Much Of America Will Kick Off 2018 With Record Low Temperatures
Meanwhile, most of the rest of the world will be abnormally warm.
A Blowhard When It Snows Hard
William S. Becker
Energy & Climate Policy Expert
It seems inevitable now that every big cold spell and snowfall in the United States will be followed by a tweet from Donald
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The Most Dangerous Man On Earth
Cross-posted from TomDispatch.com Let’s start with the universe and work our way in. Who cares? Not them because as far as
This TV Meteorologist Has Absolutely Had It With The Flat-Earth Movement
Keith Carson has a simple challenge for those who think the Earth is flat.
Climate Change Made Hurricane Harvey Worse, Scientists Say
Rain associated with the lethal storm was at least 15 percent stronger, thanks to our warming world.
It's Suddenly Cold Out. Am I Going To Get Sick?
Exploring the American idea since 1857
By Katie Heaney A couple of weeks ago, the temperature in New York dropped something like 30 degrees in the span of a day
Resourceful Octopus Escapes Shark By Using Armor Made Of Shells
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Man Plans To Launch Himself In Homemade Rocket Funded By Flat-Earthers
“I don’t believe in science,” said limo driver "Mad" Mike Hughes.
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Energy Bill Would Make It Easier For Companies To Harm, Kill Marine Mammals
The provision is included in a package that resembles an industry wish list.
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