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California leads on climate change, says 50-state tool

Published: 
Tue, 10/21/2014 (All day)

California has completed the highest number of goals to prepare for climate change, followed by Massachusetts and New York, according to a first-of-its-kind 50-state tracking tool unveiled Thursday.

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Climate Change Will Disrupt Half of North America’s Bird Species, Study Says

Published: 
Wed, 09/10/2014 (All day)

The Baltimore oriole will probably no longer live in Maryland, the common loon might leave Minnesota, and the trumpeter swan could be entirely gone.

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The Disaster We’ve Wrought on the World’s Oceans May Be Irrevocable

Published: 
Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:47am
Category: 
Water

In the great halls of La Boqueria, Barcelona’s central market, tourists, foodies and cooks gather every day to marvel at the fresh food, like pilgrims at the site of a miracle. The chief shrines are the fish counters, where thousands of sea creatures making up dozens of species gleam pink and gray on mounds of ice. 

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Vegetarianism Cuts Your Dietary Carbon Footprint A Ridiculous Amount, Study Finds

Published: 
Sun, 06/29/2014 - 6:54pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

As the economic, political and personal costs of doing nothing to mitigate climate change skyrocket, there's one lifestyle change that slashes dietary greenhouse gas emissions in half: Veganism.

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Bipartisan Report Tallies High Toll on Economy From Global Warming

Published: 
Wed, 06/25/2014 - 3:57pm
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More than a million homes and businesses along the nation’s coasts could flood repeatedly before ultimately being destroyed.