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9/2/2015 - Global warming intensified record floods in Texas and Oklahoma
A new study finds a human fingerprint in the wettest month on record

8/27/2015 - Sea levels will rise, experts warn
And 'it's not going to stop'

8/20/2015 - Global warming worsened the California drought
Scientists say

8/20/2015 - Surviving the workday in extreme temperatures
What was your hottest or coolest summertime job?

8/5/2015 - How Greenhouse Gas Emissions Will Affect Everyone
America will experience temperature changes due to GHG

7/20/2015 - Eco-friendly pope to encourage likeminded mayors at Vatican
Caring for the Earth - and humanity - is an urgent moral imperative

7/20/2015 - Marshall Islands to cut greenhouse gases
A carbon-cutting pledge ahead of a year-end conference in Paris

7/19/2015 - Japan pledges 26% emissions cut by 2030
A two degree C pathway requires cuts of 40-70 percent by 2050

7/16/2015 - The Inconvenient Truth About Climate Policy
It won't make a difference when it comes to global temperatures

7/15/2015 - Is organic farming making climate change worse?
Demand for 'sustainable' food has increased GHG emissions

6/30/2015 - After Mercury Ruling, Higher Scrutiny of Obama Climate Rules
Environmental regulations

6/8/2015 - Rich Countries Fail to Agree to Rapid Decline of GHG Emissions
Climate Action Tracker

6/7/2015 - California keeps talking climate change, but who's listening?
Inevitably catastrophic if we don't choose another path

6/1/2015 - UN climate talks resume to prepare deal on greenhouse gases
The accord would then be finalized in Paris later this year

6/1/2015 - Climate change boosts rain in Africa's Sahel region

5/12/2015 - Greenhouse gases at root of new geologic epoch

5/12/2015 - State Lawmakers Fighting Climate Change
Face Big Conflict Over Pension Funds

4/7/2015 - The 'greenhouse effect' in cars
It only takes 10 to 15 minutes for a car in direct sun light to heat up

2/19/2015 - Vegetarianism found to be better for the environment
Diets have a huge impact as well as fuel emissions

1/18/2015 - 2014 was by far the warmest year in last 5000 years

1/18/2015 - Six things Queensland's next gov't must do to save the Great Barrier Reef
Climate Change

1/18/2015 - Pope Francis to Filipinos: Care for the environment
The natural environment and the dignity of the human person'

11/6/2014 - Preventing climate effects caused by giant volcanic eruptions
Geoengineering to counteract vast volcanic sulphur clouds

10/8/2014 - Rainforest Fragmentation Boosts Greenhouse Effect
Adds 200 million tonnes of atmospheric carbon yearly

8/31/2014 - Climate change major threat to human health

8/31/2014 - Five things to know
Climate talks

8/1/2014 - Some artic lakes are net stores of Greenhouse Gases
New research contradicts long-held assumption

7/15/2014 - Reductions in greenhouse gas emissions above major US cities
NASA images show

7/8/2014 - U.S., China launch joint projects to cut greenhouse gases
Fighting the disastrous effects of climate change

7/3/2014 - Expert engineers to protect coast from global warming
Storms and rising seas

7/2/2014 - Physicist Offers $30,000 Reward
To Anyone Who Can Disprove Climate Change

6/22/2014 - On 9/11 and Pearl Harbor, we didn't see it coming;
what's our excuse with climate change?

5/22/2014 - Extreme U.S. and U.K. winters linked to GHG emissions
Climate Change

4/24/2014 - Cleveland cafes host Low Carbon Diet Day
Good for the environment ... and you don't have to give up flavor

4/22/2014 - Climate change can lead to methane formation
European Association of Geochemistry

4/1/2014 - Eat less meat and dairy to dodge climate disaster
A new study has warned

3/31/2014 - Will electric-bill credit get reinvested?
California new cap-and-trade market for reducing GHG emissions

3/25/2014 - Weather extremes greenhouse effect
As a result of human-induced climate change

3/10/2014 - GWPF optimism is unjustified, but a positive step
Global Warming Policy Foundation: we're on a dangerous path

1/6/2014 - How global warming can make cold snaps even worse

11/17/2013 - Greenhouse gases and aerosols have similar effects on rainfall
Distinct properties with similar effects

11/8/2013 - Solar activity not a significant factor in global warming
Cosmic rays not causing climate change

10/13/2013 - Temperatures to rise if greenhouse gases not contained
Temperatures will be hotter than in the past 150 years

9/6/2013 - Voters to decide greenhouse gas tax
Measure would reinstate 1-percent residential utilities tax

9/4/2013 - Increased GHG and aerosols have similar effects on rainfall
Manmade climate change

6/6/2013 - Greenhouse gas emissions still an issue
To increase awareness of environmental issues

5/27/2013 - Scientists narrow global warming range
2 degrees is very likely for business-as-usual emissions

5/25/2013 - Reducing greenhouse gas won't change a thing for Israel's citizens
Facing the challenge of poverty and hunger

5/13/2013 - How Cyclone Mahasen will affect India
Tamil Nadu, Andhra and West Bengal to be hot and humid

4/15/2013 - Two New Reports Predict Worsening Weather Due To GHG Effects
More Fire, More Rain

3/26/2013 - Tracking Change, Predicting Trouble
The Climate Crisis

3/13/2013 - Climate change and consequences on the ground
How climate change may affect you

2/17/2013 - Green house gases depleting ozone layer
The need to eliminate hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs)

1/28/2013 - Study finds energy use in cities has global climate effects
Release of waste heat concentrated in urban areas

11/20/2012 - Dear Doha: Time to get the climate policy right
Workable frameworks will support low carbon investment

10/5/2012 - EU on Path to Reduce Energy Use, Greenhouse Gas Emissions
The "20-20-20" plan

10/1/2012 - Sea-level study shows signs of things to come
GHG emissions have triggered an irreversible warming

7/11/2012 - Africa feeling effect of climate Change
One third of African's already live in drought prone areas

5/29/2012 - Survey Reveals Belief of People Regarding Global Warming
A way through how people think about climatic changes

5/15/2012 - UN global warming talks heat up again
Poor nations want rich ones to step up

5/10/2012 - Greenhouse effect is accelerating the cycle at almost twice
Scientist study the ocean

4/27/2012 - Climate change speeding up water cycle
Models underestimate acceleration at 4% to 5% per degree

1/16/2012 - Venus provides lessons on greenhouse effect
Our grandchildren's future may not be so comfortable

11/18/2011 - Adapt to extreme weather or pay price, expert warns
Risks posed by the extreme weather events

10/21/2011 - Emissions rules anger airlines
Aircraft emissions progress at ICAO blocked by US, EU says

9/22/2011 - Gore promises to try to break US impasse on climate change
A price on carbon is essential

9/8/2011 - Climate report links extreme weather events to global warming
Heat waves, droughts and blizzards enjoyed a boost from global warming

9/4/2011 - Experts Meet in Rome to Discuss Cleaner and Greener Information
ICT has led to more pollution

9/4/2011 - Is capitalism destroying our planet?
Food for Thought

9/3/2011 - Pending regulations on coal-fired power plants fuel debate
EPA would give 3 to 4 years to comply with the new standards

8/14/2011 - New study blames human beings for half of Arctic ice melt
Study used supercomputers and one of the world's most sophisticated climate models to reach its conclusions

8/3/2011 - Global warming is a litmus test for US Republicans
Presidential candidate Mitt Romney stated his belief in anthropogenic climate change

7/28/2011 - Arctic wildfires threaten global climate
Arctic tundra is again experiencing wildfires and contributing to the world's carbon dioxide levels.

7/26/2011 - The perception paradox: understanding risk is key to selling the carbon tax
Science is strengthening its view that business-as-usual emissions of greenhouse gases will result in serious risks

7/13/2011 - Gov't sets 2020 greenhouse targets
Korea plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent

6/22/2011 - Al Gore Says Obama Administration Not Doing Enough About Global Warming
Climate policy, unfortunately, falls into the second category

6/14/2011 - Recent warming trend is significant after all
That makes it above the 95 per cent confidence interval, meaning that there is only a 1 in 20 likelihood that the warming trend is occurring by chance

2/28/2011 - Global warming hits Australia's $46m Antarctic airfield
AUSTRALIA'S $46 million airfield in the Antarctic, which was opened just three years ago, may have become a short-lived victim of climate change, as unusually warm weather this summer has prevented flights landing there

2/18/2011 - Increased Flooding Linked to Global Warming
Climate change may be hitting home

2/17/2011 - Thawing permafrost set to accelerate global warming
A study by researchers at the National Snow and Ice Data Center at the University of Colorado warns that two-thirds of the Earth's permafrost could disappear by 2200

2/13/2011 - Food shortages caused by global warming may be cause of world-wide unrest
While the causal intertwining of climate change, food security and political upheaval may not be new to human civilization, recent world events have thrust the topic back to the center of public consciousness with a vengeance

2/12/2011 - Greenhouse emissions to double unless action taken
The expansion of China and India was more than offsetting the dip in emissions growth in North America and Europe due to the financial crisis

2/11/2011 - Ag group sues EPA on greenhouse gas rules
EPA is flaunting the will of Congress and of the American people by cracking down on greenhouse gas emission violations under its administrative rule-making procedure

1/31/2011 - Floods and global warming
It is distressing to hear that so many countries have been devastated by recent floods and mudslides causing deaths, loss of homes and property, crops, infrastructure and displacement of people

1/26/2011 - Flawed science fans doubts on gas industry's greenhouse gas emissions
Reports there had been a dramatic underestimate of emissions and gas could be similar to coal as a greenhouse polluter

1/24/2011 - Driving Straight Into Catastrophe
Despite repeated warnings by environmental and climate experts that reduction of fossil fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions is fundamental to forestalling global warming, disaster appears imminent

1/24/2011 - Global warming effects on Singapore
If you still think climate change is a far-fetched idea in Singapore, think again

1/22/2011 - Taiwan seeing bigger temperature range
Taiwan recorded a difference in temperature of 32.7 degrees Celsius last year, compared to 31.9 degrees in 2009 and 29 degrees in 2008, respectively

1/22/2011 - As The Global Warming Strikes, The Cancer Skin Gives Its Threat
Director General of Disease Control and Environmental Health explained that climate change will also trigger the reduction of biodiversity so as to cause the scarcity of raw materials from plants

1/20/2011 - UN weather agency: Record-setting 2010 highlights global warming trend
The year 2010 ranked as the warmest on record - together with 2005 and 1998 -according to the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

1/19/2011 - NASA images reveal consistent climate warming among different temperature records
The world is warming rapidly

1/19/2011 - Loss of Arctic Reflectivity Intensifies Global Warming
The cryosphere isn't cooling the Earth as much as it did 30 years ago, and climate model simulations do not reproduce this recent effect

1/18/2011 - The silver lining to Arctic global warming
Russia's deal with BP offers a model for how to best exploit scarce resources

1/16/2011 - 2010 hottest year on Indian records
India's mean annual temperature during 2010 was 0.93 degrees Celsius (33.6 Fahrenheit) higher than the long term (1961-1990) average

1/16/2011 - Thaw of Earth's icy sunshade may stoke warming
Shrinking ice and snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere is reflecting ever less sunshine back into space in a previously underestimated mechanism that could add to global warming, a study showed.

1/15/2011 - Hotter, colder, wetter: it's a new world of extremes
Is this the future? Are these a sign of things to come with climate change?

1/9/2011 - Canadian study sees global warming for centuries
Scientists estimated the effects on climate patterns for the next 1,000 years

1/9/2011 - Glacier shrinkage will hit European Alps hardest, study claims
Global warming research warns of rising sea levels and threat to water supplies

1/8/2011 - Global weather disasters a sign the heat is on
Australia has just had its coolest year since 2001, with a mean temperature in 2010 of 22C

1/6/2011 - Yes, the Earth is still warming
The current levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide are higher than they've been in 650,000 years

1/3/2011 - EPA Ordered to Wait on Taking Over Texas' GHG Permitting
U.S. EPA's plan to sidestep state officials and oversee climate rules in Texas has been temporarily blocked by a federal court

1/1/2011 - Massachusetts Joins California and New Mexico to Cut GHGs 25% Below 1990 by 2020
On the last day of 2010, Massachusetts Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Ian Bowles set the statewide greenhouse gas emissions limit for 2020

12/29/2010 - Recent short-term cooling of global temperatures shouldn't be misinterpreted as meaning an end to global warming
Behavioral scientists are looking back towards the best ways to (again) force us to come around to their way of thinking

12/29/2010 - Patrick plans to cut greenhouse emissions 25 percent by 2020
Massachusetts also would seek a clean energy performance standard, requiring electricity suppliers to favor lower- and no-emissions sources

12/28/2010 - CSIRO says climate is warming despite recent weather
The recent extreme weather in both northern and southern hemispheres reflect short-term variability's in climate

12/28/2010 - Expert says climate cooling misinterpreted
Recent short-term cooling of global temperatures shouldn't be misinterpreted as meaning an end to global warming

12/18/2010 - Global warming causes flash floods in Pakistan
The worst flood in Pakistan's 63-year history made 20 million people homeless and devastated one-fifth area of the country.

12/16/2010 - US Senator Upgrades Ante In Fight Over EPA Greenhouse Gas Rules
Sen. Jay Rockefeller is stepping up efforts to block the Obama administration from enforcing greenhouse gas rules

12/15/2010 - NASA maps show global warming since 1880
2000-09 decade was warmer than average for most of the globe. The Arctic and Asia have been the most unusually warm spots for the past decade.

12/12/2010 - Global warming to turn clouds into heat traps
Chances that clouds will save us from climate change are low, an expert says

12/12/2010 - Yes, Cold Weather in Europe STILL Means Global Warming
Open water absorbs sunlight and keeps a region warmer, while ice cover both reflects sunlight and insulates water from air, allowing air temperatures to drop to sub-zero temperatures over ice

12/7/2010 - Coming soon to a grid near you
South Africa faces an urgent electricity shortage due to population growth and an increase in electricity demand.

12/1/2010 - DEFRA finds benefits in emissions reporting
Companies that voluntarily report their greenhouse gas emissions can reap benefits including lower energy costs and better relationships with shareholders, according to a report published by the environment department (DEFRA) on 30 November.

12/1/2010 - Bill kill: Senate recognized reality
The Senate's Conservative majority that voted to defeat Bill C-311, the Climate Change Accountability Act, is taking a lot of flak from the NDP, the Green Party and the environmentalist left in general.

12/1/2010 - Switch to gas to limit greenhouse impact: Attiyah
By Pratap John Chief Business Reporter - HE the Deputy Premier Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah has advocated switching to natural gas, which helps mitigate the effect of greenhouse gases.

11/27/2010 - EPA gasbags power grab
Congress can squash bureaucratic overreach

11/27/2010 - Factfile on the science
AFP - Following is a snapshot of scientific opinion on climate change ahead of the November 29-December 10 UN climate conference in Cancun, Mexico.

11/27/2010 - Cap and trade market shows loopholes to plug
The cap-and-trade system is one of many ways that countries can choose to reduce the greenhouse effect ― the earth getting warmer as carbon dioxide and other gases prevent heat from escaping from the atmosphere. In the initial stage, the government will hand out most of the allowance free of charge.

11/20/2010 - Harpers Hypocrisy: Conservatives Ambush Canadian Climate Change Bill
Canada's only federal Climate Change Bill was killed on Tuesday, leaving the country without a single climate change law, and no plan at all.

11/20/2010 - Greenhouse Gas Permitting Looms, DEP Expects Few Permits
By Pam Kasey - Rockefeller cites an unstable regulatory climate.

11/20/2010 - The future of an Australian carbon tax
With the ongoing focus on climate change globally, it seems inevitable that the Australian government will move to introduce legislation to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. The question now is what form that regulation will take.

11/11/2010 - Carbon pricing in Singapore, Good first step on long road
Singapore, November 11 - Environmentalists must have pricked up their ears when Singapore last week declared its intention to put a price tag on carbon if all countries pledge to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

11/11/2010 - Texas officials refuse to follow new federal greenhouse gas policy
WASHINGTON - Texas officials said Wednesday that they would refuse to implement a program that regulates the largest industrial sources of greenhouse gas emissions, despite new federal rules that give wide leeway to states to implement the program.

11/11/2010 - NM panel approves new emissions reporting rules
New Mexico regulators on Wednesday approved new rules for reporting and verifying greenhouse gas emissions to support the state's recently adopted cap-and-trade system.

11/8/2010 - Chairman Hur of GS Caltex Advocates Energy Efficiency and Green Growth
As a member of the energy efficiency working group in the Green Growth Committee of the Seoul G20 Business Summit set to be held in the middle of November, Chairman Hur Dong-soo of GS Caltex is scheduled to present a paper on the subject of energy efficiency and green growth.

11/8/2010 - Two more baddies with the potential to harm planet
If this were a film, there is little doubt that carbon dioxide would be playing the baddy - with probably an Oscar nomination on the way

11/8/2010 - Taxes are key to capturing greenhouse gases: report
OTTAWA - A fledgling technology that pumps greenhouse gases deep beneath the earth's surface won't get off the ground without taxes, says a newly released report.

11/3/2010 - China Says Nations Have a Common Duty, Responsibility on Climate Change
A Chinese climate change official said countries share "a common duty and responsibility" to tackle the issue, even in the absence of an international agreement on what steps to take.

11/3/2010 - New Mexico Panel Approves Carbon Cap and Trade Plan, Awaits Other States
An environmental panel in New Mexico approved a cap-and-trade program to cut greenhouse gases that scientists have linked to climate change, a state agency said.

11/3/2010 - States, Enviro Groups Urge Court to Let EPA Climate Rules Proceed
Days after the Obama administration asked a federal court not to stop U.S. EPA's climate program from taking effect on Jan. 2, a coalition of 20 states and 13 environmental groups has pledged its support for the agency, saying that despite "extravagant claims of harm" from industry, the new greenhouse gas regulations would hardly hurt them.

10/30/2010 - Ballot Initiative to Delay Carbon Cuts Loses Steam
By JEFFREY BALL - In a last-ditch effort to sway California voters, major oil refiners are writing big checks to support a ballot measure that would postpone a state plan to cap greenhouse-gas emissions.

10/30/2010 - Sungai Liang Kids Learn 3R Of Preserving Environment
Kuala Belait - Pupils of Sungai Liang Primary School were introduced to the concept of 3R - Recycle, Reuse, and Reduce through an environmental awareness programme initiated by the Brunei Methanol Company (BMC) yesterday.

10/30/2010 - Power price to rise unless carbon price is set soon
THE federal government has been warned electricity prices will rise further unless power generators get a clear carbon price by 2012, and that Australia's greenhouse gas reduction targets are already ''difficult to achieve''.

10/25/2010 - Checking The Math Behind The Greenhouse Effect
Supporters of the Homestar legislation say energy-efficient homes would save money and reduce the nation's carbon footprint. Everyone likes saving money, but there's a lot of debate about whether humans are responsible for global warming. That might seem to be a 21st-century political issue, but the matter of greenhouse gases goes back to the 1800s, in the work of French scientist Joseph Fourier. Weekend Edition Math Guy Keith Devlin joins host Scott Simon to give us a little climate-change history.

10/25/2010 - CU tests microturbines in green efforts
This project is another step in meeting Mayor Michael Bloomberg's PlaNYC challenge to reduce greenhouse gases 30 percent by 2017.

10/25/2010 - The only consensus on climate change is to chose the wrong policy
THOSE advocating policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are pestered to reveal their views on the effects of human activities on climate change.

10/16/2010 - Climate: Why CO2 Is the Control Knob for Global Climate Change
By Brian Walsh - Not to use an overly technical term here, but there's a neat paper in this week's Science that explains clearly why carbon dioxide (CO2) is the main agent behind changes in the Earth's climate-now and in the geologic past.

10/16/2010 - How will greenhouse gas caps affect California business? The answer might surprise you.
Despite loud complaints from the right that environmental regulations cost small businesses more than they can afford, new research shows that efficiency can lead to savings.

10/16/2010 - EPAs biogenic emissions rule could affect entire ethanol industry
By Kris Bevill - The EPA followed that protocol when it proposed the Tailoring Rule, but by the time the rule was finalized in May, it had decided to include biogenic emissions when accounting for total GHG emission levels. The effects of this inclusion could be disastrous for many industries, including ethanol, as evidenced in comments filed with the agency.

10/9/2010 - Taking Freight Off The Road
Climate Change: France could cut greenhouse gas emissions by shifting freight transport from trucking to railroads and waterways

10/9/2010 - One Trillion Euros for Energy in EU
The amount of one trillion Euros will be spent in Europe over the next decade to restructure the energy system in an effort to reduce environmental pollution and to ensure supply.

10/9/2010 - Price on carbon the only way says PM
JULIA Gillard has been advised that putting a price on carbon is "the only practical way" Australia can reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

10/1/2010 - Record September rains precede dry spells ahead for Australia
Rains may have exceeded forecast earlier set by Australia's climatologist but the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said on Friday that the great amount of rain that poured on much of the country would not offset the alarming possibility of severe dry years ahead, which could also affect the country's short-term agribusiness outlook.

10/1/2010 - Blueberg
A deep blue iceberg floats in a fjord south of Tasiilaq in eastern Greenland. The iceberg's color is a result of compression and repeated thawing and refreezing. Climate change had caused the greatest thaw of Greenland's ice in half a century two years ago.

10/1/2010 - Boyer and Team of Experts Gauge Impact of Paleocene-Eocene Greenhouse Effect
Every little step taken in scientific research can become a big leap. And so it is for Professor Doug Boyer, a paleontologist just hired by the anthropology department. Boyer is part of a team whose discovery of the remains of an extinct hyena-like carnivore and of a lemur-like primate is leading to interesting conclusions about mammalian life on the planet 55 million years ago.

9/25/2010 - Grassroots movement set out to defeat Prop 23
By Lisa Amin Gulezian - PALO ALTO, CA (KGO) -- On Thursday Republican candidate for governor Meg Whitman ended weeks of speculation about where she stands on Proposition 23 saying she is against the measure.

9/25/2010 - Air Resources Board approves emission targets
By JIM MILLER - SACRAMENTO - California air regulators Thursday approved landmark targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the next 25 years by getting people to spend less time in their cars.

9/25/2010 - First global grid for CCS projects
The European Commission launched on 17 September 2010 EU instrument for demonstrating rapid large-scale capture and storage of carbon dioxide (CCS).

9/21/2010 - Venus hot atmosphere cools its interior
Dr Emily Baldwin - A new computer model finds that heat in Venus' hot atmosphere could have led to a cooling effect within the planet's interior.

9/21/2010 - EPA To Transition Climate Leaders Program
Washington, DC - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it will phase down services the agency offers under its Climate Leaders program over the coming year and encourage participating companies to transition to state or non-governmental programs.

9/21/2010 - Greenhouse gas falls unlikely
By Fiona Harvey - Current government policies are unlikely to deliver the promised reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, a new study has found. Last year, owing to the recession, emissions fell by about a tenth, according to Cambridge Econometrics, a consultancy. However, that is unlikely to be repeated if the economy recovers.

9/14/2010 - Green biodiesel from coconuts
Coconut methyl ester (CME), the biodiesel extracted from coconut, is considered "green" since it is environmentally friendly and can help mitigate global warming.

9/14/2010 - Air above the earth
September 16 is Ozone Day, when nations come together to make a promise to preserve the Ozone layer.

9/14/2010 - Environmental Breakthrough for Fuels
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Enviro Petroleum introduces Enviro PlusT, a liquid catalyst that reduces emissions and opacity while increasing performance and yield to fuels used by Fuel Terminals, Power Plants, Commercial & Maritime vessels.

9/7/2010 - Martifer Solar supplies a turnkey photovoltaic plant of 2.1 MWp in Alessandria
Milan - Martifer Solar has signed an agreement with Sunflower Italy Srl, a subsidiary of the Israelite listed company SunFlower , for the construction of a 2.1 MW photovoltaic solar plant installed on fixed structures near the city of Alessandria, Northern Italy.

9/7/2010 - Can carbon capture and storage fix climate change?
We have now known for many years that human activity is contributing to climate change, perhaps even causing it outright. Carbon dioxide and other gases released by the widespread burning of fossil fuels have collected in earth's atmosphere, eating away at the ozone layer that protects earth from damage by the sun's rays while allowing life giving sunlight through.

9/7/2010 - What lies beneath Antarctic ice
Rodolfo del Valle and his team are heading to the Southern Ocean to measure a methane leak.

8/31/2010 - Insulation An Effective Way To Minimize Utility
Energy spent per day is significantly higher than the energy produced, which results in greater variance and has profound environmental impacts as well. As per the estimates of the department of energy, air leaks and draft contribute to 70% of heating & cooling costs in most of the homes. Having roof "hot spots", ice dams, icicles, drafty walls, excessive high heating bills or high cooling bills are a reason to worry.

8/31/2010 - Venus crater debate heats up
A history of dramatic geological change is questioned.

8/31/2010 - Faith in science is not enough:people deserve proof
By Alom Shaha - Education must be at the heart of science communication, or else we are simply asking people to 'believe'

8/27/2010 - Vietnam in top ten countries affected by natural calamities
VietNamNet Bridge - Southeast Asia is considered as the world's storm center and Vietnam is among the top ten countries most affected by natural calamities and climate change.

8/27/2010 - What climate models can tell us about the future (and what they cant)
By Jonathan Gilligan - Why should we trust climate models? We shouldn't trust everything about them. For some things, they're extremely reliable. For others, they're not reliable at all.

8/27/2010 - A Challenge to Tertiary levels, Sciences and Technology Education in Bahamian Institutions
By Freeman Thurston - From the early 1980s, successive Common-wealth Heads of Go-vernment meetings (CHOGM) have recommended the promotion of research and training in oceanography as a strategy focus for the enhancement of the capabilities of Caribbean States to utilize Science and Technology for Social, Eco-nomic and Environmental development.

8/23/2010 - Mom, Pop ponder whether global warming is true
By Neil Russo - GateHouse News Service - "As to the global warming theory - that's an unending debate. And as for the cause being exacerbated by humans, I have my doubts. I think a carbon tax will just hurt the economy; I think it's a 'solution' that makes people feel like they've solved the problem, when in reality, it's like putting a band-aid on a broken leg."

8/23/2010 - Tecnalia participates in creation of glass that optimises use of solar energy
The Construction Unit at Tecnalia (in conjunction with the University of Cantabria) has taken part in the Sunglass project, the aim of which is to develop a new building product. This involves a glass that augments the efficiency of photovoltaic solar systems, in such a manner that it boosts having more renewable energy in the construction sector.

8/23/2010 - Brazilian Biofuels Run into EU Obstacles
By Yans Felippe Geckler* - RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 22, 2010 (Tierramérica) - Brazil has begun a counterattack on the European Union's measures for certifying crop-based fuels, which could lead to import barriers for this energy source coming from the South American giant.

8/17/2010 - Materialism that Sustains the Western Democracies is Exhausting Itself
Dr. Fredrick Toben is a German author and founder and former director of the Adelaide Institute. He has written numerous books on education, political science and history and is best known as a historical revisionist who has extensively argued the veracity of Holocaust accounts by the Jewish historians. Due to his holocaust denial, he has been imprisoned three times in Germany, United Kingdom and Australia.

8/17/2010 - Jet stream's unusual behavior to blame for heat wave?
The problem of extreme heat, that has been torturing Russia for several weeks in a row, is still high on the agenda. While heat-stricken Russia desperately waits for the rain to come, Pakistan seems to get double the rain it needed. Scientists say that these two events may be linked. How, one may wonder?

8/17/2010 - Why Antarctic Sea Ice Is Growing in a Warmer World
Models solve mystery, but suggest South Pole sea ice melt will soon accelerate.

8/16/2010 - Weather patterns suggest climate change in effect
by Stacie Greene Hidek - A story in today's StarNews reports that weather experts see signs of global warming in the weather-related disasters striking worldwide in July and August.

8/16/2010 - If you tolerate this..
Climate change/global warming/the greenhouse effect is here (to stay) and insurers are worried. But are their forecasts/models realistic?

8/16/2010 - Scientists say global warming is undeniable
By Deborah Smith SCIENCE EDITOR - THE world will be hotter by 2100 than at any time in the past few million years if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated, the Australian Academy of Science warns in a new report.

8/10/2010 - 'Cloudburst a result of global warming'
By SiddharthKelkar - Was the Leh cloudburst a result of the global warming? Scientists at Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, think it was.

8/10/2010 - The Asian Floods-Signs of Climate Catastrophes to Come?
By Brian Walsh - They haven't gotten anywhere near the attention they deserve, but the floods that have struck much of Asia over the past couple of weeks may be the biggest humanitarian disaster in recent memory-bigger even than the earthquake that hit Haiti in January and the 2004 Asian tsunami.

8/10/2010 - Cars Cause Global Warming More than Planes, Study Finds
By Zachary Shahan - It is rather well-known now that transportation is one of the leading causes of global warming pollution in the world, and especially in the United States. NASA actually reported in February that motor vehicles are the largest net contributor to global warming pollution.

8/3/2010 - Global Climate Talks Troubled by U.S. Inaction
Senate Delay of Bill to Cut Greenhouse Gases Fuels Mistrust of America's Willingness to Address Critical Problem

8/3/2010 - Climate Change, Things You Need To Consider!
Regardless of what is leading to climate change, it is happening. Is it the ordinary path of life on Earth or is humanity burdening the atmosphere with elements detrimental to its function?

8/3/2010 - CO2 role in greenhouse effect not in doubt
SO Peter Clark still doubts the extent of CO2's role in the greenhouse effect (Letters, 31/7-1/8). Oh really?

7/28/2010 - World Scientists: Stop Denying Global Warming!
(AP) Annual Report from Says Last Decade Was Hottest on Record, Calls Warming "Undeniable," but Doesn't Name Cause

7/28/2010 - It's Easy Being Green: White Is the New Green
Energy Secretary Steven Chu has mandated that all Department of Energy buildings have white roofs to combat urban heat islands and reduce energy use.

7/28/2010 - Earth's climate future may be etched in Greenland bedrock
By Marlowe Hood - PARIS - Scientists hit Greenland bedrock this week after five years of drilling through 2.5 kilometres (1.6-mile) of solid ice, a 14-nation consortium announced Wednesday.

7/26/2010 - Cool cities: white roofs energy equivalent of taking 300 million cars off road, DOE study says
by Andrew Nusca - Roofs and pavements cover 50 to 65 percent of urban areas, and most of them are energy-absorbing black or another dark color.

7/26/2010 - Carbon to restore rural communities
Matthew Cawood - LAND degradation and declining productivity is "pulling the plug" on many rural communities, Mark Alchin says. Why not use carbon trading to rebuild them?

7/26/2010 - Advocates call on media to defend the environment
Environmental advocates on Friday called on the media to join the crusade to defend the environment and expose the impact of climate change.

7/19/2010 - Russia struck by worst drought in 100 years
Russia is going through its worst drought in more than a century. In Moscow, it's hotter than in European and African resorts. The heat has caused asphalt to melt, boosted sales of air conditioners, ventilators, ice cream and beverages, and pushed world grain prices up. Ecologists are blaming the abnormally dry spell on climate change.

7/19/2010 - The sea level of the Gulf of Biscay could rise to 49 cm by the end of the present century
The coast along the Basque province of Gipuzkoa could be affected in over 111 hectares by a rise in sea level of up to 49 cm, forecast for the end of the present century, according to results of research undertaken by AZTI-Tecnalia in collaboration with the Mediterranean Institute of Advanced Studies (CSIC-UIB).

7/19/2010 - Bangladeshis rely on floating schools amid flooding
From Dan Rivers, CNN - Dhaka, Bangladesh (CNN) -- Six-year-old Muhammed Wasim stands on the edge of a muddy river -- an old Spider-Man bag perched on his back -- as a boat plying toward him inches closer.

7/13/2010 - Global warning for science
The final chapter seems to have closed on Climategate - but has the global warming movement been irreparably damaged?

7/13/2010 - 2010 Is Busting Heat Records
According to NASA, the first six months of 2010 were officially the hottest half-year on record-and we're now on track to witness the hottest year on record (although that will largely depend on La Niña conditions later this year).

7/13/2010 - Study: Global Warming Could Negatively Impact Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Climate change exacerbated by global warming could decrease the diversity of life in the Greater Yellowstone Region's montane meadows, leading to a decrease in the amount of flowers and impacting the food chain depending on them.

7/5/2010 - Conservation can be a weapon against poverty
The Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve in Mexico shows how local people can be paid for protecting their environment, says Daniela Pastrana

7/5/2010 - Scientists go 'Green' making hydrocarbon fuels with just water and CO2!
A team of scientists at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico, have reportedly unearthed a revolutionary new technique to produce hydrocarbon fuels using carbon dioxide (CO2), water, and solar powered reactors. This modern technique is aimed at quenching the world's exuberant energy needs and also completely neutralize carbon emissions at the same time.

7/5/2010 - Gulf Oil Gusher: Methane, Climate & Dead Zones
London, UK - 3rd July 2010, 19:25 GMT - As much as one million times the normal level of methane is showing up near the Gulf of Mexico oil gusher, enough potentially to create dead zones in the water. "These are higher levels than we have ever seen at any other location in the ocean itself," according to sources cited by Reuters.

7/1/2010 - An acid trip no one wants to go on
In 1910, Dr Crippen, an American homoeopathic physician living in London, attempted to dispose of the remains of his wife, Cora, by dissolving her torso in a bath of acid. It might be hard to imagine, but the world's ocean is turning into a warm acid bath because of excess carbon dioxide in our atmosphere.

7/1/2010 - Can fermenting microbes save us from climate change?
by David Biello - Just as bacteria and fungi are methodically breaking down the millions of gallons of oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico, microbes might help us with another uncontrolled emission due to human activity-carbon dioxide.

7/1/2010 - Climate Change a matter of national security, says expert
DAUIS, Bohol - Climate change is a "serious matter of national security" that must be given priority by the national government, said Dr. Esteban Godilano, Ph. D., technical adviser on Remote Sensing/Geographic Information System DA Information Technology Center for Agriculture and Fisheries.

6/28/2010 - War against global warming in rural kitchens of Sri Lanka
The demand for efficient stoves increased with many housewives falling victims to indoor air pollution. Following this demand especially for large stoves, stoves were constructed without any assistance in areas where Kithul treacle is produced.

6/28/2010 - It's real: Denying global warming is not an option
As President Obama's calls for a new energy policy and the U.S. Senate takes up climate and clean energy legislation, political opposition and public attitudes about global warming will be prominent in the news again.

6/21/2010 - Scientists fear 'dire' oceanic changes
Dubbed "the heart and lungs of the Earth," oceans are under growing climate change threats that may endanger the lives of millions of people, scientists say.

6/21/2010 - Bennet stands up to Big Oil and fights for America's clean energy future
Sens. Michael Bennet and Mark Udall deserve accolades for standing up to Big Energy interests to vote in favor of the Clean Air Act. They helped defeat a resolution by Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski that would have stripped the Environmental Protection Agency of power to regulate greenhouse gases that pose a threat to human health and welfare.

6/21/2010 - Rainfall impacts of climate warming to persist
Simulation showed temperature falling decades after CO {-2}'s decline Canada and Russia would receive more rain and snow

6/14/2010 - Cow paddies power way to green future
Residents in Phu Hoa Dong Commune have begun to invest in sustainable technology and are already reaping the benefits, Thien Ly surveys the scene.

6/14/2010 - Model housing
I have recently been involved in launching a project that will help people living in period terraced housing to do so in a greener way. Scientists at the University of Salford are building such a house inside a testing chamber and will subject it to sophisticated energy-use experiments.

6/14/2010 - Intensive farming 'massively slowed' global warming
Fertilisers, pesticides and hybrid high-yielding seeds saved the planet from an extra dose of global warming. That, at least, is the conclusion of a new analysis which finds that the intensification of farming through the green revolution has unjustly been blamed for speeding up global warming.

6/8/2010 - Wormeries
It is sobering to remember that human welfare depends first and foremost not on technology and machines, but on trillions of tiny creatures, including the vast armies of worms, microbes and fungi that break down waste and in the process recycle nutrients.

6/8/2010 - Greenhouse Gases Could Shape Alien Life
Greenhouse gases have a bad reputation because of the role they're playing in global warming on Earth today. However, scientists say we also owe our lives to greenhouse gases because they might have allowed life to take hold in the first place.

6/8/2010 - World Cup 2010: Climate change fouls and goals
Green football initiatives kicking off in South Africa and Brazil clash with the countries' overall environmental performance

6/1/2010 - Advantages of Hybrid cars
Any hybrid motor vehicle includes an electrical engine and also petrol motor to supply adequate power towards the motor vehicle with smallest petrol consumption as well as less pollutants. Also, they are much more fuel-efficient compared to solely gas-powered vehicles, and much more sensible with regard to day-to-day use than solely electric-powered vehicles.

6/1/2010 - KPC said to work out new strategy on global warming
KUWAIT CITY, May 30, (KUNA): Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) said on Sunday its board of directors had worked out a new strategy on the management of carbon dioxide and greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming and climate change.

6/1/2010 - Insight: rainfall responds to climate change
The amount of moisture that the atmosphere can hold varies strongly with temperature. For each degree of global warming, the amount of moisture that is stored in the atmosphere increases by about 7%. This higher moisture content does not imply a corresponding increase in rainfall, however, and climate models instead predict that global-mean precipitation will increase at a much slower rate of only 1-3% per degree of global warming. The reason for this is that changes in global rainfall are controlled, not by the change in atmospheric moisture with temperature, but by changes in atmospheric, radiative-energy loss with temperature.

5/27/2010 - Climate change concern remains high across the globe, says Synovate and Deutsche Welle global study
The FINANCIAL -- Climate change. Global warming. Greenhouse effect. Whatever the terms used, over the past few years the world has become used to hearing about it on a regular basis.

5/27/2010 - Bushfire commission in denial over hard climate truths
One way we deal with the unthinkable is to pretend it isn't there. On the basis of its published proceedings so far, the Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission seems to be ignoring the relevance of clímate change as a major causal factor in Black Saturday. Yet the Commission's first Term of Reference was to inquire and report into 'the causes and circumstances of the bushfires'.

5/27/2010 - Climate Change & Energy Security
The world community must slow, stop and reverse greenhouse gas emissions in a way that promotes sustainable economic growth, increases energy security, and helps nations deliver greater prosperity for their people.

5/24/2010 - EDI develops new wastewater treatment process
California-based Environmental Developers Inc. developers of the VRAD municipal solid waste (MSW) process, announced May 24 U.S. patent for its Solids Based Bacterial Colonization process, which provides cities the option of environmentally pure and totally enclosed wastewater treatment: VRAD + SBBC = VRADStar.

5/24/2010 - Climate Change & Energy Security
The world community must slow, stop and reverse greenhouse gas emissions in a way that promotes sustainable economic growth, increases energy security, and helps nations deliver greater prosperity for their people.

5/24/2010 - Greenhouse effects: Energy meters
Our friends Linda and Paul have recently become electricity-saving paragons - and one reason is their new energy meter. Research shows that they are not alone. The more we know about how much energy we are using, the more likely we are to save it.

5/17/2010 - Even plants cannot help cool earth if CO2 is in excess: Study
Contrary to the belief that plants could help cool earth, scientists have found that they will directly warm the land surface when there is excess carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

5/16/2010 - The greenhouse effect has Jason's temperature soaring
TV VIEW: JASON McATEER admitted he doesn't like change, that he's infinitely happier when things stay just as they always were. Like Lansdowne Road.

5/16/2010 - Geologist to discuss global warming
David Chapman, Carleton College Bernstein geologist-in-residence, speaks on the topic of global warming on Monday at 7 p.m. in Olin Hall, room 149.

5/16/2010 - Greenhouse effects: Bats
Often seen as small, dark shapes flitting in and out of focus at dusk, bats are among our most fascinating animals. There are 17 kinds in Britain, some widespread, others rare. In recent years there has been a drastic fall in bat numbers, owing to habitat loss, a decline in their insect food and a reduction in roosting sites. This is why all species are protected by law.

5/14/2010 - Greenhouse effects: Turf
Not all grass is as green as it looks. Some of the most productive farmland in England, in the Fens near where we live in Cambridge, is used to produce turf, rather than food; and, each time another batch is ready and dug up, about 1in of topsoil comes away with it. Turf also has to be transported, usually by road, to where it is to be laid.

5/14/2010 - Goshen fourth graders plant flowers, tree in honor of Earth Day
GOSHEN - Students in Teegan Kennedy's fourth-grade class at the Goshen Intermediate School recently planted marigolds, petunias and daisies around trees and the Goshen Intermediate School sign in the school's front lawn to mark Earth Day.

5/14/2010 - Plants lose their cool as carbon dioxide rises
Scientists have added a new phenomenon to the burgeoning list of global warming culprits. Primary driver of climate change carbon dioxide, known for its "heat-trapping" property, has another deadly impact - it also lowers the cooling effect that plants produce through transpiration, scientists at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc.), the Carnegie Institution for Science, and NASA Ames Research Center, California, have found.

5/3/2010 - Global Warming Causes Severe Storms
TEHRAN (FNA)- Research meteorologists found that the temperature changes brought on by global warming are significant enough to cause an increase in the occurrence of severe storms.

5/3/2010 - CO2 effects on plants increases global warming
Palo Alto, CA- Trees and other plants help keep the planet cool, but rising levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere are turning down this global air conditioner. According to a new study by researchers at the Carnegie Institution for Science, in some regions more than a quarter of the warming from increased carbon dioxide is due to its direct impact on vegetation.

5/3/2010 - Balance of Power
Green energy isn't necessarily harmless. But new efforts are under way to site renewable energy projects and transmission lines outside unspoiled landscapes and wildlife habitat.

4/27/2010 - Global warming dirt-carbon peril models are wrong, say boffins
Greenhouse experiments show reduced greenhouse effect

4/27/2010 - Greenhouse effects: save the swifts
During late April and early May, many of us will again see the familiar dark shapes of swifts, but are our loft conversions and attempts to reduce our carbon footprint aggravating the decline of this wonderful species?

4/27/2010 - Higher temperature, sea level due to global warming
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's average temperature has risen by 1.1 degree Celsius in the past 50 years, consistent with the warming of global temperature, the Dewan Negara was told today.

4/23/2010 - Climate change aspirations for Earth Day
If the U.S. has learned anything from the environmental movement, it's that the sooner tough choices are made to curb pollutants, the easier it is on all involved. Regulate waste disposal at Hooker Chemical three decades ago and you wouldn't have Love Canal. Pregnant women might still be able to eat freshwater fish in this country today if the nation had kept mercury, much of it coming from coal-fired power, out of the food chain decades ago.

4/23/2010 - Parliament speaker ensures food security despite biofuels production
Luanda - The speaker of the Angolan National Assembly, António Paulo Kassoma, Friday here assured that the production of biofuels in Angola will not affect food production, as the food and nutritional security have been safeguarded.

4/23/2010 - Warming may outstrip Africa's ability to feed itself: study
By mid-century, climate change may have outrun the ability of Africa's farmers to adapt to rising temperatures, threatening the continent's precarious food security, warns a new study.

4/19/2010 - European Activists Against Economic Growth
BERLIN, Apr 18, 2010 (Tierramérica) - The global environmental crisis requires replacing the existing capitalist model of production with one that promotes "selective degrowth" of the economy and the restricted and responsible exploitation of natural resources, according to European experts and activists.

4/19/2010 - Earth Day, 40 years later: Struggles from the green generation are far from over
Activists helped create environmental laws, but haven't sparked big efforts to halt climate change

4/19/2010 - Young people do their share
Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from vehicles are one of the biggest contributors to global warming, contributing to up to 26 percent in the total greenhouse effect alongside other gases that include water vapor, methane, nitrous oxide and ozone.

4/15/2010 - TV weathercasters divided on global warming

4/15/2010 - Cordillera People's Alliance: Global warming a huge threat to the Cordillera
Floods and typhoons during the raining season, and water shortages during the dry season, are taking a heavy toll on the livelihoods of the people of the Cordillera. An immediate response is needed from the Philippine government agencies and offices!

4/15/2010 - Coal industry says it takes safety issue seriously
WASHINGTON - After the West Virginia mine collapse that killed 29 people, a congressman said that both government officials and companies need to take a "harder look" at the mine safety issue.

4/10/2010 - Forests at a climate crossroads
MONTPELLIER, France-Billions of dollars are being mobilized to protect and increase the world's forests under a climate-protection mechanism known as Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD). But many experts are unsure that it will work, and some fear it could end in disaster.

4/10/2010 - General Election 2010: David Cameron talks green. What comes next?
There I was this morning thinking that David Cameron was never going to utter the "c" words apparently regarded as obscene by some Right-wingers, during the course of the election campaign.

4/10/2010 - Concordia University's rooftop oasis has become the epicentre of Montreal's burgeoning urban gardening movement
In recent years, Montreal has become home to a snowballing urban gardening movement, and Concordia's rooftop greenhouse is the epicentre. As coordinator Arlene Throness puts it: "If Montreal is a farm, we're its greenhouse."

3/31/2010 - Greenhouse effects: paving materials
The patio is probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you set out to make your home greener. Yet paving can have a substantial environmental impact, from where and how it is quarried to the energy used in the manufacturing process.

3/31/2010 - Greenpeace Links Apple iPad to Global Warming
A Greenpeace report questions the degree to which the Apple iPad and mobile devices that similarly rely on cloud computing are contributing to global warming. It also calls on IT leaders such as Facebook, Google and Microsoft to take the lead in pursuing critical climate-change goals.

3/31/2010 - Bright water proposal to cut global warming
(( -- A Harvard physicist has proposed the Earth could be cooled by pumping vast numbers of tiny bubbles into the sea to lower ocean temperatures and increase the water's reflectivity. The same strategy could be used in rivers and lakes to reduce evaporation. ) -- A Harvard physicist has proposed the Earth could be cooled by pumping vast numbers of tiny bubbles into the sea to lower ocean temperatures and increase the water's reflectivity. The same strategy could be used in rivers and lakes to reduce evaporation.

3/16/2010 - Global warming is real
Spring is in the air and, like clockwork, local political activist Alec Rorabaugh is mounting a fresh campaign to convince UDJ readers that global warming is a hoax (Global Warming is a Hoax, Feb. 28). Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, as they say, but Mr. Rorabaugh has also taken liberties with the facts. Let me set the record straight yet again.

3/16/2010 - "Neuroframing" the global warming issue won't win converts
Last week the Garrison Institute, a retreat center just a few miles down the Hudson River from my home, hosted an impressive symposium on "Climate, Mind and Behavior." An organizer made the mistake of inviting me to the meeting's wrap-up session Friday.

3/16/2010 - Plan to Combat Global Warming Could Backfire
Carbon sequestration efforts could trigger harmful algal blooms

3/10/2010 - Increased solar radiation requires an extra reduction in CO2 emissions
( -- The recently observed reduction in air pollution implies that more solar radiation reaches the Earth's surface. This could lead to a far more rapid increase in the Earth's temperature in the coming decades. These are the claims of econometricians Jan Magnus, Bertrand Melenberg, and Chris Muris from Tilburg University (The Netherlands) based on unique solar radiation data collected from weather stations between 1959 and 2002.

3/10/2010 - It may be too late to stop global warming
People arguing about the cause of global warming is analogous to a couple arguing about the cause of a fire consuming their house, instead of calling 911. Pristine ice cores from the Arctic, Antarctic and Greenland are the ''only'' reliable methods to determine if the planet is warming or cooling, regardless of the cause.

3/10/2010 - Fighting Global Warming Not Destructive to Economy Says EPA Head
In an address to the National Press Club, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson said environmental advocates have "lost the messaging war" in the fight to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the US.

2/23/2010 - Harness the wind and the sun
They're not cost efficient yet, but huge benefits kick in as oil runs out.

2/23/2010 - What the weatherman never said
As the roof continues to fall in on them, in an endless succession of scandals, the beleaguered defenders of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change have at last managed to mount a riposte by coming up with a "scandal" of their own.

2/23/2010 - Methane: the quick fix for global warming?
Its short lifespan and greater potency means tackling methane emissions now could have a dramatic effect on atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations.

2/8/2010 - Drop in warming linked to water vapour decrease
Polar stratospheric clouds: water vapour in the lower stratosphere plays an important role in climate change

2/8/2010 - Global warming may become global cooling this century
London: A leading analyst has claimed that global warming is set to become global cooling this century, with temperatures falling by about 0.5 degree Celsius by the year 2050.

2/8/2010 - Melting Arctic could cost global economy over $2.4tn
Report predicts warming effects of melting sea ice and rising methane emissions will accelerate climate change impact

2/2/2010 - Dry Cold
A drying out of the stratosphere may help explain recent temperature trends at the Earth's surface. The stratosphere-specifically, the lower stratosphere-has, it seems, been drying out. Water vapour is a greenhouse gas, and the cooling effect on the Earth's climate due to this desiccation may account for a fair bit of the slowdown in the rise of global temperatures seen over the past ten years.

2/2/2010 - UK Releases Final 2008 Estimates Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
In 2008, UK emissions of the basket of six greenhouse gases covered by the Kyoto Protocol were estimated to be 628.3 million tonnes carbon dioxide equivalent (MtCO2e).

2/2/2010 - U.S. Defense Review Boosts Case for National Climate Action
The U.S. military could soon be drawing up disaster-response plans to prepare for global warming-caused crises, such as rising sea levels and extreme weather events, according to the Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR), published on Monday along with President Obama's defense budget for 2011.

1/26/2010 - Climate Campaigner Shifts From Skeptic to 'Agnostic,' Urges Caution
LONDON -- At the age of 52, Israeli-born Benny Peiser has become something of an institution in the combat-prone world of climate change politics. He is welcomed warmly by the skeptics and is rejected with equal fervor by the mainstream environmental movement.

1/20/2010 - Doomsday Clock Gets "Hopeful" Adjustment
Citing Progress on Nuclear Weapons and Climate Change, Scientists Move Minute Hand of Symbolic Clock Back 1 Minute

1/20/2010 - Can we stop biodiversity loss by 2020?
The EU's goal of stopping animal and plant extinctions by 2010 has not been reached. Now more action is planned - for proper long-term protection of biodiversity by 2020.

1/20/2010 - Biodiversity nears 'point of no return'
The decline in the world's biodiversity is approaching a point of no return, warns Hilary Benn. In this week's Green Room, the UK's environment secretary urges the international community to seize the chance to act before it is too late.

1/14/2010 - Following a climate-friendly diet
Ecological living demands more than just remembering to turn off the light. The food you eat has far-reaching implications for the planet.

1/14/2010 - Warmer world could bring terror to a boil
President Obama admits that the intelligence community "failed to connect those dots" that would have kept a would-be Nigerian terrorist off a Detroit-bound plane on Christmas. Congress, however, is failing to connect the dots of the bigger national security picture - those that tie climate change to the emergence of failed states.

1/12/2010 - Green house effect - Realtors find success answering demand for eco- friendly homes
Forget granite countertops and marble floors - a home's eco- friendliness has become one of its biggest selling points, and local Realtors are taking notice.

1/12/2010 - Greenhouse effect on development
Glasshouses or "Green houses" as popularly known are used by farmers to regulate temperatures, keep out pests and convert areas that are in-arable into high crop production zones. Unfortunately, Kenya and by extension Africa has invested in "greenhouses" that yield opposite results.

1/11/2010 - Despite icy weather, overall trend is warmer: experts
PARIS - Frigid weather that has gripped swathes of the northern hemisphere this winter is unusual but does not undermine an overall global trend of warming, experts said on Monday.

1/4/2010 - Doors open for carbon tax in more territories
BERLIN-With the chance for a global climate-change treaty on hold, a tax on greenhouse gases could be an effective alternative for discouraging the activities that create emissions, say economists and environmentalists.

1/4/2010 - Ambitious Target to Reduce Our Emissions
President Obama (Dec. 18): "We've made meaningful and unprecedented breakthrough here in Copenhagen. For the first time in history all major economies have come together to accept their responsibility to take action to confront the threat of climate change."

1/4/2010 - What is the Greenhouse Effect? - The Effects of Global Warming
Scientists agree that even a small increase in the global temperature would lead to significant climate and weather changes, affecting cloud cover, precipitation, wind patterns, the frequency and severity of storms, and the duration of seasons.