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3 hrs ago | Philly.com

Study: 40% of gas wells could leak methane in parts of Pa.

People who live among the fracking fields of Pennsylvania should expect considerable leaking of methane from natural gas wells into the groundwater and atmosphere, according to new research by a professor who has been a consistent critic of the boom in hydraulic fracturing.

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7 hrs ago | Center for American Progress

A staff member works on an experimental green roof at the University of Vermont

The idea of using market mechanisms to reduce emissions is now relatively well-known.

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Related Topix: University of Vermont, US News, Liberal Political News

11 hrs ago | Business Journal

Study: Kidney stones connected to global warming

As daily temperatures increase, so does the number of patients seeking treatment for kidney stones, according to a study led by Dr. Gregory E. Tasian , a pediatric urologist and epidemiologist at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia .

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Related Topix: Urology, Medicine

14 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

Climate change skeptics: Global warming exists, but we didn't cause it

Former Vice President Al Gore speaks at the International CTIA Wireless show in Las Vegas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Al Gore, Entertainment, Drama, Television

16 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Viewpoints: CalPERS should pull money from fossil fuels industry

In June, the Oakland City Council unanimously approved a resolution by Councilman Dan Kalb to divest city funds from companies that hold the largest reserves of coal, oil and natural gas, and to encourage the California Public Employees' Retirement System – the largest public pension fund in the nation – to do the same.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension, Richmond (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Real global warming could be unleashed by a hidden technology most people don't even know exists

Depending on whom you ask, so-called "free energy devices" are either a total hoax or a systematically suppressed technology that's being kept away from the public.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science

The Age

Carbon debate won't die with Senate vote

Prime Minister Tony Abbott will be hoping Thursday's pending repeal of the carbon tax will leave the issue "dead, buried and cremated", much like a previous contested policy, WorkChoices.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania, Meteorology, Science

Switched

Federal Government Still Spending Billions To Subsidize Fossil Fuels

Over the past five years, the Obama administration has repeatedly called for cutting fossil fuel subsidies in the form of tax breaks and other incentives.

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Globe and Mail

Ontario failing in climate-change fight, environment watchdog says

The third of four smokestacks, known as the Four Sisters, at a the defunct coal-fired plant in Mississauga crumbles during a controlled demolition June 12, 2006.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science

ThinkProgress

Kentucky Senator: Climate Change Is Fake Because 'We All Agree' Mars Is Warming Too

A prominent Kentucky state Senator on Thursday gave a glimpse of detail on why he doesn't accept that global warming exists and is caused by humans, and his argument is a bit out of this world.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, US News, Liberal Political News

CBC News

Global warming means 'normal' weather expectations must change often, UN says

Ice jam flooding like the kind that hit Sussex, N.B., in April is likely to be more prevalent in the future, says the province's latest report on climate change.

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Related Topix: Canada, Natural Disasters, Flood

CNN

The Real Deal with Global Warming And Climate Change

Decades since the issue of global warming reared its ugly head; a lot of people still argue the validity of scientific findings put forth by researchers and professionals around the world.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, NASA

OpEdNews

Ohio: Poster Child for Mindless Global Self-Destruction

John Kasich is a smart guy who knows better than to be an overt serial killer, so, as Governor of Ohio , he joins with others who prefer to do their mass killing by stealth, maybe spread the carnage out over future generations, who will be unable to hold the Kasiches and the ALECS of this world to account.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Strickland, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich, Alternative Energy, Energy

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Courier News

LETTER: Global warming deniers losing perspectiveLETTER: Global...

LETTER: Global warming deniers losing perspective The science is clear, so let's concentrate on solutions Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1megVeE I am not an expert on global warming,but, I have followed the debate over the years and I have more than an "educated" understanding of the issue, which is why I find I have ... (more)

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The Age

UN climate proposal paves way for rich-poor discord

The United Nations left open the option for rich and poor nations to remain divided in their obligations on climate change, setting up a conflict over exactly who should cut greenhouse gases.

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Examiner.com

WHO and WMO join forces against climate-based health issues

The second part of a four-part report from the United Nations finds global warming has already had a widespread effect and the problem will become increasingly difficult to manage.

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Related Topix: Weather

Ctnewsjunkie.com

Murphy Battles Super Pollutants

The Super Pollutants Act of 2014 is a bipartisan piece of legislation introduced by Murphy and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, last week.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, Susan Collins, US Politics, US News

Sydney Morning Herald

PM 'recklessly endangering future'

Tony Abbott's plan to axe the carbon price this week has come in for some withering criticism from his own side of politics, with a former head of the UK's Conservative Party declaring it to be an "appalling" move that "recklessly" endangers the future.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Environment, Science

Washington Examiner

Why the former Ice Age became global warming, then climate change

On June 23, the Supreme Court laid down a small speed bump on the highway leading from "carbon pollution" control to climate nirvana.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Penn State University Park

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Examiner.com

Report: Global warming threatens future 'gingers'

Believers of man-made global warming have issued yet another dire consequence due to the human race being technologically advanced.

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Related Topix: Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom

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