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Hot Oceans Are Killing Coral Reefs Around the World
Bleached coral can be seen at Lisianski Island in Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument, in Hawaii, as documented during a NOAA mission in August 2014.
October 8th, 2015
For only the third time on record, coral bleaching is occurring across the globe and climate change is to blame.
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King Crabs Arrive in Antarctic, with Claws Out for Biodiversity
A king crab.
September 30th, 2015
The king crab could soon take over a whole new kingdom, and it has global warming to thank for the conquest.
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Energy Vampires: Pulling the Plug on Idle Electronics (Op-Ed)
September 23rd, 2015
Idle electronics, the energy vampires in nearly every U.S. home, aren't going away — but you can take steps to pull the plug, and save some money.
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To Preserve the Earth, Rethink Our Relationship with Nature (Op-Ed)
A woman walks down a road surrounded by tall green trees.
October 7th, 2015
The planet faces a booming population, but a stark future can be avoided if nations push for sustainable development.
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Starving Polar Bear Photo: Don't Blame (Just) Climate Change
September 15th, 2015
A dramatic photograph of a starving polar bear went viral online, but scientists say it's a stretch to definitively link polar-bear starvation to climate change.
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It’s After Labor Day, So Why Is It Still So Hot?
U.S. temperatures Sept. 8, 2015
September 8th, 2015
Unseasonable heat has much of the U.S. in its grip. Global warming will likely make heat waves more intense.
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Beauty or Beast? Why Perceptions of Attractiveness Vary
A young couple takes a picture of themselves using a smartphone.
October 1st, 2015
What determines who you think is attractive, nature or nurture?
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China Announces World’s Largest Cap and Trade Program
Power plant in northern China.
September 25th, 2015
China announced the world's largest cap and trade program on Friday, in a step toward tackling climate change.
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Firestorm Leaves ‘Mass Destruction’ in California
drought, wildfire, climate change
September 14th, 2015
Drought-fueled wildfires over the weekend destroyed hundreds of homes and killed at least one person.
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