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Climate Change Sparks Turbulence in Aviation Industry (Op-Ed)
Rows of chairs at an airport gate
July 2nd, 2015
As temperatures warm, so do runways, with troubling results.
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Crops and Climate: Plants Will Suffer as Earth Warms (Op-Ed)
Wagga Wagga drought, la nina, el niño, weather
June 10th, 2015
Global warming isn't going to help crops — in fact, in most countries it will destroy them.
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Just Two Actions May Stop the Planet's Runaway Warming (Op-Ed)
Pollution over New Delhi
June 4th, 2015
Control emissions, save the world.
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Real Climate Change as World Does More Than 'Show Up' (Op-Ed)
view of Earth and cloud cover
June 23rd, 2015
The climate may change for the better if nations continue to ramp up efforts.
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Climate Plan Will Transform How You Get Your Electricity
electricity, coal power, clean power plan
June 8th, 2015
Four things to know about how the Clean Power Plan will change how you get electricity.
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Jet Stream Steers Atlantic Currents
AMOC
May 28th, 2015
The jet stream off the East Coast of the United States controls an important climate pattern in the Atlantic Ocean.
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Antarctica's Ice Attacked from Above and Below
Larsen C ice shelf
May 12th, 2015
The remaining Larsen C ice shelf is melting from more than just toasty air. The Larsen C is also disappearing due to warming in the ocean.
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Pope Francis’ Letter on Climate Change Leaked Early
Pope Francis
June 16th, 2015
Pope Francis's much-anticipated climate change encyclical was leaked early by an Italian paper.
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Has Global Warming Taken a Rest? Not So Fast, Study Suggests
A NOAA analysis using updated global surface temperature data disputes the existence of a 21st  century global warming slowdown.
June 4th, 2015
The global warming hiatus — a decade-plus slowdown in warming — could be chalked up to some buoys, a few extra years of data and a couple buckets of seawater.
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Sudden and Rapid Ice Loss Discovered in Antarctica
glacier
May 21st, 2015
Massive glaciers in the southern Antarctic Peninsula suddenly started to crumble and melt in 2009.
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