22 Jan '13, 5pm

Climate change melting glaciers in the Andes

Climate change melting glaciers in the Andes

Obama: 'We will respond to the threat of climate change' (01/21/2013) In Obama's second inauguration speech today, the newly re-elected president of the U.S. reaffirmed his commitment to taking action on climate during his second term. Noting that ignoring climate change would "betray our children and future generations," Obama argued whole-heartedly for a transition to clean energy. NASA says 2012 was the 9th warmest year since 1880, blames global warming (01/15/2013) 2012 was the ninth warmest year since annual record-keeping began in 1880 say NASA scientists who cited rising greenhouse gas emissions as the chief culprit. Soot is second biggest man-made contributor to global warming (01/15/2013) Soot is the second largest man-made contributor to global warming, according to a comprehensive new study published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres . Climate ...

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