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Are We Living Through Climate Change’s Worst-Case Scenario?

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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:14pm

The year 2018 was not an easy one for planet Earth.

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New U.S. Oil And Gas Drilling To Unleash 1,000 Coal Plants’ Worth Of Pollution By 2050

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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:11pm

Amid mounting calls to phase out fossil fuels in the face of rapidly worsening climate change, the United States is ramping up oil and gas drilling faster than any other country, threatening to add 1,000 coal plants’ worth of planet-warming gases by the middle of the century, according to a report released Wednesday.

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Insect collapse: ‘We are destroying our life support systems’

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Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:07pm

Scientist Brad Lister returned to Puerto Rican rainforest after 35 years to find 98% of ground insects had vanished

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PG&E’s bankruptcy could slow California’s fight against climate change

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Wed, 01/16/2019 - 12:53pm

Climate change helped fuel the deadly fires that prompted California’s largest power company to announce Monday that it would file for bankruptcy in the face of $30 billion in potential liabilities.

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California Utility Tied To Devastating Wildfires To File For Bankruptcy

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Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:32am

Pacific Gas and Electric, the power company blamed for sparking several devastating wildfires in California in recent years, announced Monday it will file for bankruptcy later this month.