Environmentalists hope Obama stronger stance at climate summit

Al Jazeera: Ahead of a day-long climate summit scheduled to take place on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, a portrait [...]

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How world predicting and preparing for climate extremes

Mashable: If we look at the hard facts of climate change, science is telling us we’re running out of time.
That’s what Achim Steiner, executive director [...]

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Six ways climate change is making us sick

Time: Just a day after the People`s Climate March, one of the largest international environmental marches, a new analysis of 56 studies on climate change-related [...]

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Humble sparrow gives clues about climate change impact on birds

Australian Broadcasting Corporation: The adage about canaries in the coal mine could similarly be applied to the humble sparrow which is being studied to gauge [...]

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Merkel’s taste for coal upset $130 billion green drive

Bloomberg: When Germany kicked off its journey toward a system harnessing energy from wind and sun back in 2000, the goal was to protect the [...]

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China tops Europe for first time per-capita pollution

Bloomberg: China surpassed the European Union in pollution levels per capita for the first time last year, propelling the greenhouse gases that cause global warming [...]

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Green cred under fire, Peru host UN climate talks

Global Post: Extremely vulnerable to global warming, Peru might seem like the ideal location to hold the next round of the United Nations’ climate talks.
The [...]

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Climate change is happening despite two decades of UN climate talks

IBT: World leaders have been trying to forge a global treaty on climate change for more than two decades. But persuading countries to abandon profitable [...]

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New China coal mines uneconomic

Reuters: A potential $112 billion (R1.2 trillion) of coal mine expansion and development to 2025 is uneconomic at current spot coal prices, a report by [...]

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All eyes on Obama, world leaders at climate change summit

National Public Radio: The forecast calls for picture-perfect weather Tuesday in New York City as world leaders gather to discuss the challenge of a changing [...]

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