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3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Global warming: How rising alpine vegetation could hit California water supply

A warming-climate-induced march of alpine vegetation up a large river basin on the western slope of the Sierra Nevada could slash by one-fourth the annual flow of water the basin delivers to California's thirsty Central Valley by the last two decades of this century, a new study says.

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6 hrs ago | Scientific American

Burning Trash Bad for Humans and Global Warming

When atmospheric scientist Christine Wiedinmyer first went to Ghana in 2011 to investigate air pollution produced by burning different materials - from crop stubble to coal used in stoves - she noticed an unexpected potential source: burning piles of trash.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Valley Life: Get away to a spot of mystery perfect for summer's end

I don't know where the summer went. Here it is, the end of summer, and we haven't been anywhere to speak of.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Santa Cruz, CA

8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Midday open thread: 'Speak softly' anniversary, global warming and diet, leafleter arrested

On this date 113 years ago : Teddy Roosevelt delivered his "Speak softly and carry a big stick" speech at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Related Topix: Activism, Environment, Science, Minnesota Government, Minnesota, North Carolina

10 hrs ago | Washington Times

Demonstrators block train tracks in Everett

About a dozen demonstrators blocked railroad tracks Tuesday morning at a Burlington Northern Santa Fe yard to protest train shipments of oil and coal and proposed export terminals in the Northwest.

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Related Topix: Railroads, Burlington Northern Santa Fe

12 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

Poll: Democrats see Global Warming as Greater Threat than ISIS

The establishment liberal media frequently point out Democrats are much more worried about global warming than Republicans, and the media paint this divide as showing Republicans are out of touch on climate issues.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science

12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

'Global warming has been on pause for 19 years': Study reveals...

'Global warming has been on pause for 19 years': Study reveals Earth's temperature has remained almost CONSTANT since 1995 And it has been on hiatus for between 16 and 26 years in the lower troposphere - the lowest portion of the Earth's atmosphere Since the turn of the century, there has been little increase in the average temperature of the ... (more)

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16 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

UN climate chief says 'door closing' on warming fix

UN climate change chief Christiana Figueres on Tuesday warned time was running out for meaningful action on global warming, citing the plight of low-lying Pacific nations facing ever rising seas WELLINGTON: UN climate change chief Christiana Figueres on Tuesday warned time was running out for meaningful action on global warming, citing the plight ... (more)

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Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, Oceania

19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Domoguen: Climate Change, ignore it with the future of humanity at stake

ANY talk on climate change is anathema to some people. To most of these folks, "it is just the earth regulating itself."

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Related Topix: Oceanography, Science, La-Jolla, CA, Environment, Opinion

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Kos

Awakening the Climate Dragon

"The climate dragon is being poked, and eventually the dragon becomes pissed off enough to trash the place... If even a small fraction of Arctic sea floor carbon is released to the atmosphere, we're fucked."

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Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, US News, Liberal Political News

OpEdNews

Erick Erickson and the Bleeding Edge of Purposely Ignorant Climate Change Denialism

Having "lost" the "debate" on science, now he just doesn't care about global warming anymore and is taking his ball and going home... Wingnut Erick Erickson is on the verge of toppling the proverbial chess board entirely as, once again, he finds himself on the losing side of both the factual and political game when it comes to the "debate" about ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

The Washington Post

How minor parties help address climate change

Day laborers struggle to navigate their boat due to water Hyacinth plants taking over the water's surface in the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Environment, Science, Prison, Sports

Pravda

Errors and frauds of global warming science

Modern global warming science began in 1979 with the publication of Charney et al in response to a request from a U.S. governmental office to create a study group for answering questions about global warming.

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ThinkProgress

Labor Day 2050: Global Warming And The Coming Collapse Of Labor Productivity

Los Angeles City Street Services Field Engineering Aide Winston Chu drinks water as his crew paves streets in a heat wave.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Heat Wave, Agriculture, Science, US News, Liberal Political News

CiteULike

Behind the curve: science and the politics of global warming

'The Plan'A few years ago Dan Sarewitz wrote an opinion article called 'Does climate knowledge really matter?' .

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O-R Online

Coal supporters see reign lasting, despite challengesa

Mike Riggen, president of the King Coal Association, looks over invoices from the 2014 King Coal Show.

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Related Topix: Carmichaels, PA, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Greene County, PA, Recreational Vehicle, Mitchell, Waynesburg, PA

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Sunday Herald

Eat less meat to beat hunger and help stop global warming

Eating less meat is essential to ensure future demand for food is met and dangerous climate change is avoided, according to Scottish researchers who have co-authored a new report.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Agriculture

New Scientist

No more pause: Warming will be non-stop from now on

Enjoy the pause in global warming while it lasts, because it's probably the last one we will get this century.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Science / Technology

Sydney Morning Herald

Rich nations have moral duty to help island nations as climate change ...

Small island nations, particularly those in the Pacific, are already experiencing "extreme effects" from global warming, and rich nations including Australia have a "moral responsibility" to help them cope with future unavoidable threats, a senior World Bank executive said.

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Related Topix: Weather

MindaNews

Personal Essay: Dancing With The Wild Rhythm Of Creation

I grew up in Bukidnon, a land-locked Province of Mindanao, where about 70 percent of the land area has an altitude of 500 meters above sea level.

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