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April 15, 2014
Odds that global warming is due to natural factors: Slim to none
Montreal, Canada (SPX) Apr 15, 2014
An analysis of temperature data since 1500 all but rules out the possibility that global warming in the industrial era is just a natural fluctuation in the earth's climate, according to a new study by McGill University physics professor Shaun Lovejoy. The study, published online April 6 in the journal Climate Dynamics, represents a new approach to the question of whether global warming in the industrial era has been caused largely by man-made emissions from the burning of fossil fuels. Rathe ... read more

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UC Geographers Develop a System to Track the Dynamics of Drought
University of Cincinnati researchers are at work tracking drought patterns across the United States. Qiusheng Wu, a doctoral student and research assistant for the UC Department of Geography, and Ho ... more
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Researchers find arid areas absorb unexpected amounts of atmospheric carbon
Researchers led by a Washington State University biologist have found that arid areas, among the biggest ecosystems on the planet, take up an unexpectedly large amount of carbon as levels of carbon ... more
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A Few Winners, But Many More Losers In Climate Change
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Climate Models Underestimate Costs to Future Generations
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Slowdown of global warming fleeting
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UN warns of drought crisis in Syria
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Fox News leads all TV news in misleading climate change coverage
No one gets it right all the time. But when it comes to reporting on climate science, Fox News gets it wrong more often than not - that according to a new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists. ... more
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Climate change forces flower festival forward a month since 1960s
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Climate: UN experts see options to brake juggernaut
A week after publishing the starkest warning yet on the risks of climate change, UN experts meet in Berlin from Monday to assess options for limiting the threat. ... more
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Carbon cuts possible for manageable warming: experts
The world, acting urgently, can curb carbon emissions enough to avert worst-case scenarios for climate change, UN experts said Monday as envoys met in Berlin to weigh the options for action. ... more
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Sri Lanka seeks divine help to avoid power cuts
Sri Lanka's energy minister offered flowers and lit thousands of oil lamps as she prayed for rains to replenish drought-hit reservoirs which are used for hydro-power plants, an official said Tuesday. ... more
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Calls for action as world faces fork in climate road
A stark warning by UN scientists of menacing climate change prompted demands Monday for urgent action to curb greenhouse-gas emissions even as a global pact remained elusive. ... more
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Research suggests autumn is ending later in the northern hemisphere
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Climate change boosts conflict risk, floods, hunger: UN
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US to tackle methane in climate change push
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IPCC chief: Worst can be avoided with action now
The United Nation's head of climate change issues stressed Wednesday that the earth's warming trend, almost certainly caused by people, can still be eased. ... more
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Scientists meet in Japan to deliver grim climate warning
International scientists on Tuesday kicked off a week-long meeting in Japan that is set to deliver dark predictions on the impact of climate change, warning of severe floods and droughts that could spark conflict and wreck economies. ... more
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Weather extremes 'consistent' with man-made climate change: UN
The Philippines' devastating Typhoon Haiyan and drought in Australia are among recent weather extremes consistent with man-made climate change, the UN's weather agency said Monday. ... more
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Climate: UN scientists see grim future if no action
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