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Keystone Would Not Impact Tar Sands Production, Emissions

Fuel Fix: Keystone XL would not add to greenhouse gas emissions, according to a study published Thursday by an independent research group that echoed the findings of government-backed reports. The study found that the addition of the new pipeline connecting Canadian oil sands fields with the U.S Continue reading

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Wildfires top Californians’ climate-change fears, survey shows

Press-Enterprise: California residents’ No. 1 fear about climate change is that it will cause more severe wildfires, according to a survey released Wednesday, July 31. A majority of residents also say state government should act right away to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, rather than wait until the economy improves, found the report by the Public Policy Institute of California, a nonpartisan research group based in San Francisco. Continue reading

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North Pole melts, forms lake at top of the world

Mother Nature Network: If this image (above) doesn’t scare you about effects of global warming, you must have icewater in your veins. Yes, that’s the North Pole. Continue reading

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Climate change ‘threatens Nile, Limpopo rivers’

Agence France-Presse: Rising global temperatures and shifting rainfall patterns could affect water flows on Africa’s mighty Nile and Limpopo rivers, an agricultural research group said Monday. Continue reading

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