10 May '12, 12pm

On Our Radar: Lugar, the G.O.P. and Climate Change: The senator says the nation must address greenhouse gas emissions.

Associated Press Senator Richard G. Lugar on Tuesday as voters headed into polling places. Richard G. Lugar, the longtime Indiana senator defeated in a primary by a candidate who dismisses global warming as “junk science,” says that most of his fellow Republicans “cannot admit to any nuance in policy on climate change.” [The Hill] The European Space Agency declares Envisat , a satellite that collected valuable data on the Earth’s atmosphere, oceans, ice sheets and land masses for 10 years, to be officially dead. Controllers had been trying to regain contact with the satellite since it went silent on April 8. [Spaceflight Now] A federal judge will hear arguments on Friday in Washington on a lawsuit filed against the federal government by five teenagers who want greenhouse gas emissions reduced to safeguard their future. [The Atlantic] Britain’s environment minister urges ci...

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 08 May '12, 11am

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greenbuildingelements.com 10 May '12, 4pm

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 07 May '12, 4pm

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feasta.org 05 May '12, 12pm

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green.autoblog.com 15 May '12, 12pm

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UK Energy & Climate Change Minister Leads Low-C...

altenergymag.com 07 May '12, 11pm

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alternativeconsumer.com 06 May '12, 5pm

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My new post: Predictions about the impacts of climate change involve politics as much as science.

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grist.org 03 May '12, 8pm

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green.blogs.nytimes.com 21 May '12, 4pm

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The coffee farmers in Peru adapting to climate change - The Ecologist

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theecologist.org 14 May '12, 11am

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NREL Develops More Precise Look at Cradle-to-Gr...

nrel.gov 04 May '12, 7pm

News Release NR-1712 NREL Develops More Precise Look at Cradle-to-Grave Greenhouse Gas Emissions for Energy Technologies M...