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The world's need is for faster, more focused and more targeted research, scientists say, now that certainty of man-made climate change is established.
When a United Nations panel of experts released a report last week affirming that man-made climate...
09/30/2013 | Read More
Leading scientists will soon tell the world they're 95% certain that humans are driving global warming. Skeptics are busy trying to sow any doubt.
Conservative groups at the forefront of global warming skepticism are doubling down on trying to...
09/18/2013 | Read More
Steven Running explains link between warming temperatures and the pine beetle explosion and the latest spate of U.S. wildfires.
The fires that are burning throughout the country offer a window into what we can expect in the...
07/03/2012 | Read More
A new study says trees are absorbing 3.4 percent less carbon than has been assumed, including in models used to prepare the IPCC reports.
Trees may not be the planetary saviors people have been counting on in a warming climate. A new...
05/23/2012 | Read More
The world's leading science panel studied the link between man-made warming and wild weather for the first time. InsideClimate News examines its results.
Record heat waves, drought, floods, thunderstorms, tornado outbreaks—extreme weather battered much...
11/22/2011 | Read More
Their primary targets are the IPCC and UNFCCC, key programs designed to educate policymakers about climate science and slow warming worldwide
WASHINGTON—House Republicans are applying a search and destroy tactic to international funding for...
08/26/2011 | Read More
New international research shows that sea levels could rise by 5 feet by 2100 from warming — a prediction that is above most past scientific estimates
OSLO, Norway—Quickening climate change in the Arctic including a thaw of Greenland's ice could...
05/03/2011 | Read More
A new report points to growing concern over nitrous oxide, a lesser-known but potent greenhouse gas
Say the words “greenhouse gas” and most people think of carbon dioxide, but a new study released...
01/10/2011 | Read More
Rajendra Pachauri denies helping Washington block Iranian scientist from senior post on intergovernmental climate body
The US used backstage diplomatic maneuvers to help block the appointment of a scientist from Iran...
12/06/2010 | Read More
Exclusive interview: Science provides "compelling logic" for decisive progress at UN climate talks, Pachauri says
CANCUN, MEXICO -- Further delay in international action to slow warming would endanger vast numbers...
12/05/2010 | Read More