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Al Gore Torches Donald Trump: He ‘Is Now The Face Of Climate Denial’ Around The World

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Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:27am

Former Vice President Al Gore thinks President Donald Trump is now the global poster boy for denying climate change.

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Why the U.S. Can’t Solve Big Problems

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Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:09am

The federal government released a devastating report last week documenting the immense economic and human cost that the U.S. will incur as a result of climate change. It warns that the damage to roads alone will add up to $21 billion by the end of the century.

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California talks a good game on land-use and climate change, but it's still a land of SUVs and sprawl

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Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:05am

A decade ago, California lawmakers passed a groundbreaking law that was supposed to help fight climate change by curbing urban sprawl. Senate Bill 375 required the state’s 18 regional agencies to plan and design housing and transportation projects so people wouldn’t have to drive as much, cutting the greenhouse gas emissions responsible for global warming.

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The Radical Tools That Could Save Coral Reefs,

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Thu, 11/29/2018 - 5:20pm

Coral reefs, considered the canaries of the world’s oceans, are being cooked. As many as 50 percent of reefs worldwide have been lost over the last few decades, with major die-offs in recent years due to mass bleaching events brought on by warmer ocean temperatures.

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President Trump Says He’s Too Intelligent To Believe In Climate Change

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Wed, 11/28/2018 - 5:25pm

President Donald Trump asserted that he had “very high levels of intelligence,” and as such, did not believe in the scientific consensus surrounding climate change in a sweeping interview with The Washington Post published Tuesday.