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February 27, 2015 Cooler Pacific has slowed global warming, briefly - studySource: Reuters
OSLO - A natural cooling of the Pacific Ocean has contributed to slow global warming in the past decade but the pause is unlikely to last much longer, U.S. scientists said on Thursday.
February 26, 2015 Lester Brown: 'Vast dust bowls threaten tens of millions with hunger'Source: The Guardian
Over his 50-year career, Lester Brown has become known for his accurate global environmental predictions. As he enters retirement, he warns the world may face the worst hunger crisis of our lifetimes
February 26, 2015 Al Roker Tells Larry King: Snowstorms Are Due to Climate ChangeSource: Eco Watch
It’s almost taboo for TV weather forecasters to connect the extreme weather patterns we’ve been seeing to climate change. And if they’re not ignoring it, it seems that too many of them are openly denying it.
February 25, 2015 Pachauri quits UN climate panel after sexual harassment complaintSource: Reuters
India's Rajendra Pachauri quit as chair of the U.N. panel of climate scientists on Tuesday, ending 13 turbulent years in charge of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning group, after a sexual harassment complaint against him.
February 25, 2015 Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline billSource: Reuters
President Barack Obama on Tuesday swiftly delivered on his vow to veto a Republican bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, leaving the long-debated project in limbo for another indefinite period.
February 25, 2015 Climate Change Will Hit America in the Breadbasket, Scientists SaySource: NBC News
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Climate experts have seen the future of America's breadbasket — and from their perspective, it doesn't look pretty. "I don't want to be a wheat farmer in Kansas in the future," said Harold Brooks, a senior...
Ecosystem Marketplace - On Wednesday, the European Union will unveil its post-2020 climate-change strategy, kicking off a 40-day period during which most industrialized nations are expected to upload their strategies to the...
February 24, 2015 Is The EU Finally Breaking Free Of Russia’s Energy Grip?Source: OilPrice
Russian exports of natural gas through the Nord Stream pipeline – which runs from Russia to Germany across the Baltic Sea – have dropped by more than half in February from the same period last year, according to Reuters. Average...
February 24, 2015 Ocean Acidification an Ever-Increasing Problem for U.S. ShellfishSource: Capital OTC
Marine biology researchers found that climate change influences the health of shellfish by boosting the acidification of their environments through the carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels.
February 24, 2015 Chinese Plans to Transform Coal Would Worsen Global WarmingSource: Scientific America
Nobody knows how many coal conversion projects China actually has, nor their total production capacity, given that Chinese companies—rich in cash and backed by local authorities—often go ahead with the project construction before...
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