FACTORY FARMS GET BIGGER, POLLUTION GROWS, BUT REGULATORS DON'T EVEN KNOW WHERE THEY ARE...

As massive animals farms continue to get bigger, the EPA has trouble collecting information about where they are, much less how much they pollute. Credit: Wikimedia

 

With the EPA struggling to collect data on these huge farms, understanding their pollution levels is almost impossible...

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FLORIDA BALLOT MEASURE COULD HALT ROOFTOP SOLAR, BUT DO VOTERS KNOW THAT?

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Amendment 1 is written in pro-solar language, but it is backed by the state's utilities and opponents say it will crush the growth of solar in the Sunshine State...

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CONSEQUENCES OF TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY POLICY FOR MULTI-MILLENNIAL CLIMATE AND SEA-LEVEL CHANGE...

a, Long-term global mean sea-level change for the past 20,000 years (black line) based on palaeo sea level records (black dots with depth uncertainties shown by blue vertical lines)60 and projections for the next 10,000 years for four e…

 

Almost no one seems to be able to place sea level rise, as a consequence of climate change, in its proper scientific context. But if you only learn to properly interpret this one Nature graph you’d be a shiny exception to that rule..!

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LOCAL BANS ON FRACKING HANG IN THE BALANCE IN COLORADO BALLOT FIGHT...

Colorado anti-fracking activists rally in Denver earlier this year, but now face an industry-backed ballot initiative they feel is aimed at stopping citizen drives to oppose fracking. Credit: Wild Earth Guardians, via Flickr

 

Funded largely by the oil and gas industry, Amendment 71 would put big hurdles in Colorado's relatively easy path to changing its state constitution...

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SCIENTISTS FIND 500 U.S. SEABED VENTS OF POWERFUL GREENHOUSE GAS...

A girl throws bread crumbs into the Pacific Ocean during the Tashlich prayer, a Rosh Hashanah ritual to symbolically cast away sins, during the Nashuva Spiritual Community Jewish New Year celebration on Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California, United States October 3, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

 

Scientists have found 500 seabed vents bubbling methane into the Pacific Ocean off the United States, roughly doubling the number of known U.S. seeps of the powerful greenhouse gas, a study showed on Wednesday...

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HOW LONG HAS GLOBAL WARMING PUSHED BACK THE NEXT NATURAL ICE AGE?

Andrew C. Revkin In Greenland, a caribou skeleton lies before the snout of a glacier. Can humans prevent the ice sheets from advancing?

 

The Next Ice Age and the Anthropocene...

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COMMENTARY: DEBATES PITCH CLIMATE CHANGE SHUTOUT...

3rd Presidential debate. UNLV Las Vegas Nevada. AP/David Goldman

 

A few decades from now, when the realities of climate change have hushed even the loudest, densest deniers, we may look back on October 2016 as the month political journalism died...

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9 CITIES TO LIVE IN IF YOU’RE WORRIED ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE...

 

A satellite image of the Arctic. Scientists say some cities will remain relatively safe places to live even as climate change causes sea levels to rise. NASA

 

It’s hard to imagine that any city in North America will escape the effects of climate change within the next 25 years. But some will be better positioned than others to escape the brunt of “drought, wildfire, extreme heat, extreme precipitation, extreme weather and hurricanes.”

 

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EXXON BOSS: CLIMATE CHANGE IS ‘REAL’ AND ‘SERIOUS’...

ExxonMobil Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson. CREDIT: AP/Evan Vucci

 

The company is accused of ignoring its own climate change science for years...

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TRUMP'S VIEWS ON SCIENCE ARE SHOCKINGLY IGNORANT...

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His statements show a disregard for science that is alarming in a candidate for high office...

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