28 Sep '14, 11pm

"The concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere made the biggest jump last year since 1984"

Thought wiped out by climate change, 'extinct' snail rediscovered in Seychelles (09/09/2014) The Aldabra banded snail was declared extinct in 1997 as one of the world’s first recorded direct casualties of climate change. But last month, a monitoring team found a population on one of the atoll’s islands, surprising the team and giving hope that other species whose habitats are being degraded by climate change may still be able to cling to existence. More trouble with tar sands: oil extraction leading to big forest loss in Alberta (08/29/2014) Tar sands operations have been the subject of much controversy over the past few years as expected economic gains for Canada the may come at the cost of environmental damage from the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and increased greenhouse gas emissions. Now another negative impact has come to light - deforestation of the boreal forest o...

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desmogblog.com 28 Sep '14, 6pm

Atmospheric carbon dioxide emissions, the main contributor to global warming, are set to rise again in 2014 – reaching a r...

EIA data shows ongoing trend of rising CO2 emissions from energy consumption after several years of decreases

EIA data shows ongoing trend of rising CO2 emis...

greencarcongress.com 29 Sep '14, 9am

EIA data shows ongoing trend of rising CO2 emissions from energy consumption after several years of decreases 29 September...

We’re way more screwed than we were the last time the UN had a big climate meeting #PeoplesClimat…

We’re way more screwed than we were the last ti...

grist.org 19 Sep '14, 10pm

It’s been nearly five years since President Obama and other heads of state attended a major U.N. climate event. In the tim...

Check out: US households spent average of $2,60...

green.autoblog.com 28 Sep '14, 12am

American Gasoline Spending near All-Time High in 2013 New data finds average U.S. household spent more than $2,600 on gaso...

Official: US households spent average of $2,600...

green.autoblog.com 27 Sep '14, 8pm

American Gasoline Spending near All-Time High in 2013 New data finds average U.S. household spent more than $2,600 on gaso...

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runnersworld.com 28 Sep '14, 9am

Dennis Kimetto ran 2:02:57 at the Berlin Marathon today to break the world record by 26 seconds and become the first perso...

Carbon emissions are higher than ever, and rising

Carbon emissions are higher than ever, and rising

grist.org 22 Sep '14, 10pm

Sunday was a good day for the climate movement, as over 300,000 people — according to the event’s organizers — descended o...