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Posted on: Nov 10, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Right-wingers are calling for climate scientists to be flogged, commit suicide, and even be murdered.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Researchers warn that California droughts can worsen when the Sierra Nevada's water flow lessens.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Federal aerospace agency will take an inventory of the places that absorb carbon from the atmosphere.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Waste heat from air conditioners has a measurable effect on nighttime temperatures in American cities.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Scientists are finding that malaria carrying mosquitoes can survive in higher regions in warmer periods. With changes in climate that's bad news.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Some of the ideas being proposed could create their own environmental problems.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

Increasing and more frequent extremes of heat affecting wider regions, scientists say, are evidence that it is misleading to claim that climate change has paused.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

US scientists say that large wind farms could protect coastal communities.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2014, Source: Climate News Network

A new kind of battery technology may be a game changer.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2013, Source: Climate News Network

They have taken 60 minutes to do what Nature does -– at great pressures and temperatures -– over millions of years.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2013, Source: Climate News Network

If the worst outcomes turn out to be true, the consequences for humankind could be catastrophic.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2013, Source: Climate News Network

What appears to be a slowdown in the rate of atmospheric warming this century may have a simple explanation: It could be the consequence of protecting the ozone layer.