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Electric Trucks Plus Drones Could Make Deliveries 'Green'
Electric Truck
October 29th, 2014
An Ohio-based company thinks it has a better idea for how to deliver packages to future online shoppers: combine drones with fuel-efficient, "green" delivery trucks.
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Hot News: 2014 On Track to Become Warmest Year
Temperature difference chart, global warming
October 20th, 2014
The "odds are good" that 2014 will be the warmest year in the books, fueled by record ocean warmth.
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Climate Change an 'Immediate Risk,' Pentagon Says
Army national guard searching for explosive devices.
October 15th, 2014
The U.S. Department of Defense released a new report Oct. 13 that says climate change poses an "immediate risk to national security." The so-called road map is designed to help the military navigate and prepare for increasing global temperatures.
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Experts: Great Barrier Reef's Biggest Threat is Coal
A great butterfly fish, global warming
October 27th, 2014
Reef historian Iain McCalman, in Sydney, and reef scientist Stephen Palumbi, in California, are monitoring reef degradation from opposite sides of the planet. They compared notes.
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Terrifying Tornado Clusters on the Rise
Tornado
October 16th, 2014
Tornadoes are touching down in clusters more often than 50 years ago.
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September Was Warmest on Record, NASA Data Shows
Temperature anomalies map, global warming, climate change
October 13th, 2014
September 2014 was the warmest September since 1880, update NASA data shows.
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Oceans Getting Hotter Than Anybody Realized
ocean, warming, acidification, climate change, Southern Ocean, argo, global warming
October 6th, 2014
Study finds the upper levels of the planet’s oceans have been warming much faster than previously realized.
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Four Extreme Weather Changes and Why They're Happening Now
Glacier National Park
October 21st, 2014
Weather extremes, from intense rains in the western United States to flooding in the northeast, are directly tied to a warming climate.
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Why Asia's Glaciers Are Mysteriously Expanding, Not Melting
K2 Summit
October 12th, 2014
Glaciers in the mountainous Karakoram region of Asia are stable or expanding, even as glaciers in most of the rest of the world are melting. Now, new research reveals the geography and weather patterns behind this mystery.
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