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Climate change won't wait

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Mon, 01/07/2013 (All day)
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Obama appears unwilling or unable to take the tough steps to deal with global warming. In Washington over Presidents Day weekend, the largest environmental demonstration in years will try to prod him.

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Sandy and the winds of change

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Fri, 11/02/2012 (All day)

Even as Sandy underwent its bizarre metamorphosis from hurricane to winter storm, the question arose in many inquiring minds (at least those not beholden to a solemn oath of climate-change denial): Was this historic storm a symptom of global warming? Climate science has two ready answers: Absolutely! And, of course not!

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Will Climate Get Some Respect Now?

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Wed, 10/31/2012 (All day)

President Obama and Mitt Romney seemed determined not to discuss climate change in this campaign. So thanks to Hurricane Sandy for forcing the issue: Isn’t it time to talk not only about weather, but also about climate?

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Chris Matthews Calls Climate Change Deniers 'Pigs' (VIDEO)

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Wed, 10/31/2012 (All day)
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Following the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy, Chris Matthews laid into individuals—including politicians and major funders—who deny climate change theories.

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Aid Groups Push for Clean Energy

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Mon, 10/08/2012 (All day)

BARCELONA—When Samantha Smith started working for the World Wildlife Fund more than a decade ago, she was stationed in the Arctic, where her work focused on the species she was trying to protect in that habitat.

‘‘I had my encounters with polar bears,’’ she said.