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April 21, 2015 NASA & Earth Day 2015: Space Agency & National Science Foundation Celebrating Earth Day With GLOBE ProgramSource: HNGN
On Earth Day, April 22, NASA and the National Science Foundation (NSF) celebrate 20 years of international collaboration in 114 countries to further the scientific exploration of Earth's environments and climate.
As the drumbeat of climate change gets louder and more dire, the Earth Day Network is mobilizing global leaders, businesses and citizens around the world to make meaningful commitments towards change.
Source: Financial Post
LONDON — BP shareholders voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to publish regular updates on how its strategies were affecting climate change from next year, making it one of the first global oil companies to disclose such details.
One of Australia’s biggest energy companies, AGL, has pledged to shut all its coal-fired power stations by 2050. In a surprise announcement, chief executive Andy Vesey said the company would not build, finance or acquire new...
Calpers, the largest American public pension fund, and nearly 60 other institutional investors will ask the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday to require oil and natural gas companies to publish detailed analysis...
April 16, 2015 Obama's Climate Change Plan Faces High-Profile Legal TestSource: NBC Bay Area
The centerpiece of the Obama administration's effort to tackle climate change is facing a high-profile legal test as a federal appeals court considers a plan that has triggered furious opposition from Republicans, industry...
April 15, 2015 UAE research programme for increasing rain evokes interest
The National - The grant programme was among a number of UAE initiatives showcased at the World Water Forum in Daegu and Gyeongbuk, South Korea. Yesterday, Ms Al Mazroui addressed delegates in a special session at the forum. The...
Source: Think Progress
So much for carbon dioxide being a “harmless” gas. The worst mass extinction in Earth’s history may have been caused by huge amounts of carbon dioxide that accumulated in the atmosphere and the ocean after colossal volcanic...
Source: Tech Times
The droughts afflicting states in the Western U.S., as well as a general drying out that began with the turn of this century, has its roots even further west — in the winds of the Pacific Ocean, researchers say.
April 14, 2015 Hillary Clinton May Take Strong Stance on Global WarmingSource: Scientific America
Over the past year, she has toughened her rhetoric against climate science-denying Republicans and recently brought on former White House adviser John Podesta, architect of Obama's climate strategy, to run her campaign.
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