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An inconvenient truth: Does responsible consumption benefit corporations more than society?

Are environmental and social problems such as global warming and poverty the result of inadequate governmental regulations or does the burden fall on our failure as consumers to make better consumption choices? According to a new study, responsible consumption shifts the burden for solving global problems from governments to consumers and ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Summit County Voice

Climate: UK study eyes links between global warming, extreme flooding

British scientists aren't quite ready to say that last winter's record flooding is linked with human-caused global warming, but in a recent study published in the journal Nature Climate Change , they warned that more coastal flooding is likely as sea level rises.

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The Age

Climate change may disrupt global food system within a decade, World Bank says

The world is headed "down a dangerous path" with disruption of the food system possible within a decade as climate change undermines nations' ability to feed themselves, according to a senior World Bank official.

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The Globe and Mail

Global warming risks being irreversible, draft UN report says

This Aug. 19, 2014 file photo shows flash flood waters from the overrun Skunk Creek flood I-10 in northwestern Phoenix.

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Edmonton Journal

Damage from global warming will soon be irreversible, says leaked UN report

In this picture taken Thursday, April 3, 2014, giant machines dig for brown coal at the open-cast mining Garzweiler in front of a smoking power plant near the city of Grevenbroich in western Germany.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous

A new international draft report says global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous.

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous

An experiment of sorts is taking place in the Appalachian foothills of eastern Tennessee, where two towns with a common heritage and a common problem are taking two very different approaches.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous

An experiment of sorts is taking place in the Appalachian foothills of eastern Tennessee, where two towns with a common heritage and a common problem are taking two very different approaches.

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RedOrbit

methane seep

Geologists from Mississippi State University, Brown University, the US Geological Survey and Maryland-based Earth Resources Technology, Inc. have discovered more than 500 bubbling methane vents on the seafloor of the northern part of the US Atlantic margin, various media outlets reported on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Hatteras, NC

The Ecologist

Heat accumulating in the deep oceans has put global warming on pause

Since 2000 global surface temperatures have risen less than expected, a fact seized on by climate change 'sceptics'.

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Wisconsin Gazette

Study blames humans for most of melting glaciers

More than two-thirds of the recent rapid melting of the world's glaciers can be blamed on humans, a new study finds.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Age

Climate hope in China coal cuts

The international goal of halting global warming at 2 degrees is now within reach because China has slowed the growth of its coal use, despite continuing to economically develop, climate policy expert Ross Garnaut says.

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Examiner.com

Methane plumes erupt along East Coast: Okeanos Explorer finds 570 methane seeps

Methane is a harmful greenhouse gas known to be a major contributor to global warming and climate change.

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Wireless Design & Development

Scientists Develop a Water Splitter That Runs on an Ordinary AAA Battery

In 2015, American consumers will finally be able to purchase fuel cell cars from Toyota and other manufacturers.

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AmmoLand

Caruba: What is the Difference Between the DNC and the CPUSA?

On the home page of the Communist Party USA CPUSA) it says "A better and peaceful world is possible-a world where people and nature come before profits.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Illegal Immigration

ThinkProgress

New Study Provides More Evidence That Global Warming 'Pause' Is A Myth

In this Aug. 24, 2009 picture provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks ice ahead of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent in the Arctic Ocean.

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The Washington Post

The country's sinking climate debate

By the late 1990s, big U.S. businesses were beginning to accept that greenhouse gases must be wrung out of the economy.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Massachusetts, Mitt Romney, Massachusetts Government, Opinion

Truthdig

Pre-History Proof of Climate's See-Saw Sensitivity

LONDON, 24 August, 2014 - It doesn't take much to change a planet's climate - just a little shift in the Northern hemisphere glacial ice sheet and a bit more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Journal and Courier

Indiana still resisting EPA power plant rulesIndiana still resisting...

Indiana still resisting EPA power plant rules Hoosier politicians trying to preserve coal's role in the energy mix Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tzGQ2b Four times in recent years the federal government has proposed controls for power plants that spew pollution into the environment and contribute to global warming.

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Balloon Juice

Long Read: "What Do Chinese Dumplings Have to Do With Global Warming?"

' In Sichuan, we're eaters ," said Chen Zemin, the world's first and only frozen-dumpling billionaire.

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