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Wildfires Reflect a National Crisis on Climate Change

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Wed, 11/28/2018 - 5:16pm

The California assemblyman Jim Wood spent most of the past week in the Sacramento morgue, analyzing the charred remains of human teeth.

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Federal Climate Report Predicts At Least 3 Degrees Of Warming By 2100

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Tue, 11/27/2018 - 3:55pm

The United States already warmed on average 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit over the past century and will warm at least 3 more degrees by 2100 unless fossil fuel use is dramatically curtailed, scientists from more than a dozen federal agencies concluded in their latest in-depth assessment.

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White House Lashed For ‘Burying’ Bombshell Climate Report With Holiday Release

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Tue, 11/27/2018 - 3:53pm

Critics are slamming the Trump administration’s cunning timing for releasing a devastating federal report exposing the appalling consequences of continued climate change.

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Climate change will harm the entire nation if the U.S. doesn’t act now, federal report warns

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Mon, 11/26/2018 - 12:22pm

Climate change is taking an increasing toll on the nation’s environment, health and economy, and the damage will intensify over the century without swift action to slash greenhouse gas emissions, according to a major scientific report released Friday by federal agencies.

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The landscape of the U.S. could be part of its climate solution

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Mon, 11/26/2018 - 12:10pm

This year, as storms have battered the East and fires have engulfed the West, the specter of climate change has grown impossible to ignore. Keeping it at bay will require swift and sweeping action to transition away from fossil fuels, as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reminded the world last month in a sobering new report.