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New Study Shows a Vicious Circle of Climate Change Building on Thickening Layers of Warm Ocean Water

 New Study Shows a Vicious Circle of Climate Change Building on Thickening Layers of Warm Ocean Water
Global warming is deepening blankets of warmer water that alter ocean currents, hinder absorption of carbon, intensify storms and disrupt biological cycles.
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What to Make of Some Young Evangelicals Abandoning Trump Over Climate Change?

 What to Make of Some Young Evangelicals Abandoning Trump Over Climate Change?
While conservative Christians remain staunch supporters of the president, the climate consciousness of Generation Z could bring a political shift in the long-term.
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Planet Is Burning, But First Presidential Debate Set to Ignore Humanity's Most Pressing Issue: Climate

Planet Is Burning, But First Presidential Debate Set to Ignore Humanity's Most Pressing Issue: Climate
"At a time when wildfires are burning down an entire coast, it's absolutely unconscionable for the media to dismiss climate change as a topic in the first presidential debate."
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Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration

Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration
Wildfires rage in the West. Hurricanes batter the East. Droughts and floods wreak damage throughout the nation. Life has become increasingly untenable in the hardest-hit areas, but if the people there move, where will everyone go?
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Alabama Upholds and Increases 'Sun Tax' on Solar Power Users

Alabama Upholds and Increases 'Sun Tax' on Solar Power Users
Opponents say the monthly fee slashes solar customers’ savings in half and amounts to a disincentive to generate electricity from sunlight.
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What Has Trump Done to Alaska? Not as Much as He Wanted To

What Has Trump Done to Alaska? Not as Much as He Wanted To
Six major projects to extract resources are in the initial stages, over the protest of Indigenous peoples. But so far, the damage has been mostly symbolic.
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Paying for Extreme Weather: Wildfire, Hurricanes, Floods and Droughts Quadrupled in Cost Since 1980

Paying for Extreme Weather: Wildfire, Hurricanes, Floods and Droughts Quadrupled in Cost Since 1980
A new report looks at the price of climate-linked natural disasters and how global warming is making them worse.
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Trump Lets Deadly Methane Spew Unchecked, But Bloomberg Has a Better Idea

Trump Lets Deadly Methane Spew Unchecked, But Bloomberg Has a Better Idea
Trump’s policy is to fight market forces with the subtle subsidy of not making oil and gas companies clean up after themselves. That stinks up the economy and the environment.
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On Climate, Kamala Harris Has a Record and Profile for Action

 On Climate, Kamala Harris Has a Record and Profile for Action
As Joe Biden’s running mate, the California senator will draw in the activist community that Biden hopes to have behind his candidacy.
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Long-time Contrarian is a Republican Star Witness in Climate Hearings

Long-time Contrarian is a Republican Star Witness in Climate Hearings
“It’s ludicrous to state ‘climate change is not making natural disasters worse.'"
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