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EPA Proposes Gutting Obama’s Signature Climate Rule To Lower Power Plant Pollution

EPA Proposes Gutting Obama’s Signature Climate Rule To Lower Power Plant PollutionThe Trump administration proposed its replacement Tuesday to gut a



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Protester Confronts Zinke On Climate Change, He Snaps: 'You Haven't Served'

Protester Confronts Zinke On Climate Change, He Snaps: 'You Haven't Served'A protester at a Colorado right-wing conference challeged Interior Secretary



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SEC drops investigation into Exxon climate change response

SEC drops investigation into Exxon climate change responseNEW YORK (AP) — The government has dropped a two-year investigation into how Exxon Mobil Corp. factors climate-change regulations into its calculations of the value of its assets, the company said Friday.



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Saving Earth: Don't Fall Into Climate Change Fatalism

Saving Earth: Don't Fall Into Climate Change FatalismYou reap what you sow. The chickens have come home to roost. The ship has



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Carr fire: California wildfires will only get worse in the future because of climate change, experts say

Carr fire: California wildfires will only get worse in the future because of climate change, experts sayNearly 20 major wildfires have torn through California in the last month, killing at least six people and causing thousands more to flee their homes. “What we’re seeing over the last few years in terms of the wildfire season in California … [is] very consistent with the historical trends in terms of increasing temperatures, increasing dryness, and increasing wildfire risk,” Stanford Earth System Science Professor Noah Diffenbaugh told The Independent. California recorded 9,560 wildfires in 2017 – about 2,000 more than the year before, according to the US Forest Service.



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Supreme Court Blocks White House Attempt To Stop Teens' Climate Suit

Supreme Court Blocks White House Attempt To Stop Teens' Climate SuitThe Supreme Court has shot down the Trump administration's effort to halt a



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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Will Be The Leading Democrat On Climate Change

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Will Be The Leading Democrat On Climate ChangeQUEENS, N.Y. ― Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's stunning primary victory over



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GOP Senators Accuse National Science Foundation Of Funding Climate 'Propaganda'

GOP Senators Accuse National Science Foundation Of Funding Climate 'Propaganda'Four Republican senators this week demanded an investigation of the National



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'Melting Away' —  Climate change and Greenland's Inuits

'Melting Away' —  Climate change and Greenland's InuitsOver the past five years, photographer Ciril Jazbec has documented the changing lives of the Inuit people in Greenland, the world’s largest island, which is covered by the world’s largest and fastest-melting ice sheet.  This fact, together with the darkening of its surface, mean the changes in Greenland will affect the entire planet and its species, the majority of the scientists have come to agree. Jazbec’s long-term project, Melting Away, is about a people at the forefront of climate change, who have an ancient knowledge of hunting and are in search of ways to survive a collapsing ecosystem. Qaanaaq and Siorapaluk, the world’s northernmost settlements of roughly 700 Inuits, continues its traditional ways despite several alarming climate, environmental and cultural threats.



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EPA Hid Scott Pruitt's Dinner With Climate Denier Accused Of Child Sex Abuse

EPA Hid Scott Pruitt's Dinner With Climate Denier Accused Of Child Sex AbuseEnvironmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's expensive trip to



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