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1 hr ago | Science Daily

Deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half

By 2050, deforestation could cause temperatures in the Congo Basin to increase by 0.7 C. The increase would intensify warming caused by greenhouse gases by half, according to a study by researchers at the University of Leuven, Belgium.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, World News, Belgium

1 hr ago | Somerset County Gazette

Tidal Power summit in West Somerset

The conference comes at a time when a tidal power lagoon is being considered in Swansea Bay to exploit the natural power potential of the Bristol Channel.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Tidal Power, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Earth Times

Carbon destroys ocean life as well as our climate

Climate change and pollution are hand in hand, but we often forget the increasing warnings we have about how our emissions are acidifying the waters around us.

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Science Daily

European climate at the 2 degrees Celsius global warming threshold

A global warming of 2 degrees Celsius relative to pre-industrial climate has been considered as a threshold which society should endeavor to remain below, in order to limit the dangerous effects of anthropogenic climate change.

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Related Topix: Weather

The Nation

The Tax Breaks That Are Killing the Planet

ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, hauled in a $32.6 billion profit last year.

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Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Oil & Gas, Powder River, WY, US News, Liberal Political News

The Miami Herald

Climate change has arrived

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton continued his strong start with a double in the first inning and a 2-for-4 night against the Nationals.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Florida, Natural Disasters, Weather, Drought

Silicon Alley Insider

US CO2 Emissions Per Capita Are At Their Lowest Levels In 50 Years

The International Panel on Climate Change released their third and final report this weekend, warning that population growth and industrialization in the developing world could drive global warming past the point of no return.

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International Business Times

Australia Remains Silent Amid Global Warming And Calls For Renewable Energy Use

's Great Barrier Reef is known as a World Heritage site and the worsening effects of climate change have sparked fears that it would soon be destroyed and die.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Hispanic Business

World Reaches Global Warming Crossroads

A rapid shift to less-polluting energy will be needed to avoid catastrophic global warming because worldwide emissions of heat-trapping greenhouse gases have accelerated to unprecedented levels, the United Nations says.

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Food Technology

Asia produces nearly half of world's greenhouse gases from agriculture

Developing nations in Asia are responsible for 45% of the world's greenhouse gases, with overall emissions from agriculture, forestry and fisheries doubling over the past 50 years, according to new Food and Agriculture Organisation estimates.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Mother Jones

If You Were Watching Game of Thrones Last Night, You Missed Neil Tyson's Solution to Global Warming

Last night's episode of Fox's Cosmos series didn't seem political or controversial, at least on the surface.

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Related Topix: Cosmos, Entertainment, Television, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy

Science Daily

Dual role of carbon dioxide in photosynthesis: Pioneering findings

Carbon dioxide, in its ionic form bicarbonate, has a regulating function in the splitting of water in photosynthesis, researchers have found.

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Related Topix: Sweden, World News

Free Republic

CO2 levels at 800,000-year high

For two consecutive days last week, the amount of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere exceeded 402 parts per million higher than at any time in at least the past 800,000 years, according to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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TG Daily

Odds that global warming is due to natural factors? Slim to none

An analysis of temperature data since 1500 all but rules out the possibility that global warming in the industrial era is just a natural fluctuation in the earth's climate, according to a new study by McGill University physics professor Shaun Lovejoy.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

TheStreet.com

Catastrophic Threshold Nears and Global Warming Body Calls for Dramatic Action

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Daily Mail

Fracking can help to slow global warming admit UN scientists... and so can nuclear power

Gunman screaming 'Heil Hitler' kills 14-year-old boy, his grandfather and another person in shooting spree at Jewish community center and retirement home on Passover eve 'I was assigned to her and fell in love': Decorated NYPD officer reveals how she adopted sole survivor of Palm Sunday Massacre thirty years later Woman is ambushed and mauled by by ... (more)

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Related Topix: Activism, Environment, Science, West Sussex County, England, United Kingdom, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy

CNN

Climate report: End business as usual

Keeping global warming down to a level people can live with means cutting carbon emissions to "near zero" by the end of the century, even in an increasingly industrialized world, the top U.N. experts on the issue reported Sunday.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Agriculture, Science, Weather

The Beaumont Enterprise

Cost of fighting warming 'modest,' says UN panel

Ramon Pichs Madruga, Co-Chairman of the IPCC Working Group III, Ottmar Edenhofer, Co-Chairman of the IPCC Working Group III, and Rejendra K. Pachauri, Chairman of the IPCC, from left, pose prior to a press conference as part of a meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, April 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Germany, Activism, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Thanh Nein News

Act fast to curb global warming, or extract CO2 from air: U.N.

Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Agriculture, Science, Alternative Energy, Biomass, Energy

Prince George Citizen

In key document, UN climate panel warns emissions rising but drops statistics ...

The U.N.'s expert panel on climate change on Sunday highlighted the disconnect between international goals to fight global warming and what is being done to attain them.

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