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Climate Change to Increase Number of High Wildfire Risk Days by Nearly 50 Percent Across the West

New report details 45 years of wildfire trends in 11 Western states, predicts a fiery future.

2015 was the worst year on record for wildfires in the United States, … 496 more words

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Michael Mann on Paleoclimates  Learning from the Climate Changes...

Michael Mann on Paleoclimates 

Learning from the Climate Changes in Past Centuries, featuring Michael Mann, Director of the Penn State Earth System Science Center.

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Carbon Sinks

A “carbon sink” is defined as a part of the Earth, such as a forest or ocean, that absorbs carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. The main natural carbon sink in the world would be the ocean. 137 more words

Dr. Jill Stein: Why We Need To Ban Fracking NOW!

Ban Fracking Now

Scientists have reported a surge in global emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane over the past decade, with the United States… 635 more words

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The Shum Show: February 26, 2016  We were hit by a tidal wave of...

The Shum Show: February 26, 2016 

We were hit by a tidal wave of water news this week. Thunderstorms rocked the East Coast, as we learned that 67% of nuisance flooding since 1950 can be linked to human-caused sea level rise.

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All Things Climate Models Featuring Keith Dixon, Research...

All Things Climate Models

Featuring Keith Dixon, Research Meteorologist at NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL)

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Extreme Event Attribution Science Featuring Heidi Cullen, Chief...

Extreme Event Attribution Science

Featuring Heidi Cullen, Chief Scientist at Climate Central and Fredi Otto, Senior Researcher and Scientific Coordinator at University of Oxford

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