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400 PPM: What's Next for a Warming Planet

Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached this level for the first time in millions of years. What does this portend?

  • May 9, 2013
12 Graphics that Contain Everything You Need to Know about Climate Change

12 Graphics that Contain Everything You Need to Know about Climate Change

Climate change is real, it’s here and it will be affecting the planet for a long, long time. That’s the lesson of the latest iteration of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change‘s state of climate science report, released in its entirety on January 30.

January 31, 2014 — David Biello
The New Climate Data: So What?

The New Climate Data: So What?

After much anticipation, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on Friday revealed it’s new assessment of climate change, after two years of deliberation.

October 2, 2013 — Mark Fischetti

The Future of Climate Change

As the world negotiates in Durban, climate change continues unabated--and greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise

December 1, 2011

Copenhagen and Climate Change

The people of the world continue to grapple with the question of how best to combat climate change

November 30, 2009

The Dangers of Ocean Acidification

Much of the carbon dioxide given off from the burning of fossil fuels goes into the ocean, where it changes the acid balance of seawater. The repercussions for marine life may be enormous

March 1, 2006 — Scott C. Doney
How Green Is My City

How Green Is My City

Retrofitting is the best way to clean up urban living

September 1, 2011 — David Biello

Heat Is on These Countries for the Heat

A new analysis calculates each of the world's countries total amount of CO2 pollution, along with responsibility for the ensuing global warming

 

January 21, 2014 — David Biello

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