Scientific American: Energy & Sustainability
Global CO2 Emissions Rise after Paris Climate Agreement Signed
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMT
Emissions climbed in Asia and Europe, but declined in the U.S.

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Congress Says Biomass Is Carbon-Neutral, but Scientists Disagree
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:00:00 GMT
Using wood as fuel source could actually increase CO2 emissions

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National Flood Insurance Is Underwater Because of Outdated Science
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:30:00 GMT
The aftermath of two back-to-back nor'easters In Massachusetts.
A Quest for Old, Cold Mud
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT
The author and her field partner maneuver their makeshift raft across a lake on Baffin Island.
Wave of Climate Migration Looms, but It "Doesn’t Have to Be a Crisis"
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:45:00 GMT
Aerial view of cows suffering from the drought, Oromia, Yabelo, Ethiopia.
Oil Giant Accepts Climate Consensus, Denies Responsibility for Warming
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMT
Lawyers for Chevron in climate suit argue energy demand, not extraction, drives emissions

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U.S. Flu Spread Counts On Southern Cold Snaps
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 21:07:00 GMT
A multifactorial analysis finds that the ignition of a flu epidemic stems from a blast of colder weather striking an otherwise warm, humid, urban environment, and driving people indoors into close...

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Chevron Will Stick to IPCC Findings in Landmark Climate Change Trial
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 16:00:00 GMT
Oil companies are not questioning climate science, even as they move to dismiss lawsuit

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Ralph Steadman's World of Endangered Animals
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 14:30:00 GMT
The white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) is in big trouble. They live in Namibia, Zimbabwe, Kenya and South Africa with two subspecies: the “ near threatened ” southern white rhinoceros and the northern white rhinoceros, which is “ critically endangered ” and has become extinct in the wild. The two remaining individuals live in captivity in Kenya. Poaching for its horn for the Asian market, as with the black rhino, has seen the rapid descent of the species into a dark void.
The World Bids Farewell to the Last Male Northern White Rhino
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:40:00 GMT
A wildlife ranger comforts Sudan, the last male northern white rhino on the planet moments before he passed away.
The Hard Truth about the Rhino Horn "Aphrodisiac" Market
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:15:00 GMT
Not all rhino horn is sold on the black market. Much of it is sold as a luxury item.
Scott Pruitt Will Restrict the EPA's Use of Legitimate Science
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:00:00 GMT
The administrator's “transparency” proposal is a fundamentally flawed Trojan horse

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RIP Sudan, the Last Male Northern White Rhino
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:30:00 GMT
Sudan in 2015.
Federal Government's Silence on Climate Could Stymie Disaster Planning
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 15:30:00 GMT
Man carries moldy drywall out of a flood-damaged home a week after Hurricane Harvey hit Southern Texas.
Tiny Creatures, Part Plant and Part Animal, May Control the Fate of the Planet
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:30:00 GMT
SUCKER PUNCH: One mixotroph, Dinophysis (right), sucks photosynthesizing organs from another, Mesodinium.
Are Nor'easters and Bomb Cyclones the New Normal?
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:15:00 GMT
Meltwater cascading off Austfonna, Svalbard, Norway.
Arizona Regulators Want Renewables, Not More Natural Gas
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 16:30:00 GMT
 Surprise decision could speed transition to greener forms of energy

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The Turtle Extinction Crisis
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:00:00 GMT
A ploughshare tortoise, the world's second most threatened.
Arctic Heat Waves Linked to Snowpocalypse-Like Storms
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:50:00 GMT
An analysis of more than six decades of daily temperature and snowfall data linked warmer arctic temperatures to cold snaps at lower latitudes. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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Pruitt Expected to Limit Science Used to Make EPA Pollution Rules
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:30:00 GMT
Plan would hamstring agency’s mission, environmental advocates warn

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