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On Rajendra Pachauri’s Resignation from the U.N. Climate Panel

Dot Earth - Tue, 02/24/2015 - 13:54
The longtime head of the U.N. climate science panel steps down amid sexual misconduct allegations. 0
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A Look Behind the Headlines on China’s Coal Trends

Dot Earth - Wed, 02/18/2015 - 16:00
A reality check on coal trends in China and their implications for the climate. 0
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Filmmakers Set Sights on ’52’, the World’s Loneliest Whale

Dot Earth - Tue, 02/17/2015 - 12:52
A determined filmmaking team reaches out to the crowd to finance a film on a mysterious and lonely whale. 0
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London, L.A., Beijing, Delhi, Nairobi… Is Smog an Inevitable Urban Growing Pain?

Dot Earth - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 07:46
Does the urban climb from developing to developed economies have to be smoggy? So far, yes. 0
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Can ‘Battery Geniuses’ Transform Cars and the Grid?

Dot Earth - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 14:12
Can batteries spark a clean-energy revolution? A new book says, maybe. 0
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Why Hacking the Atmosphere Won’t Happen Any Time Soon

Dot Earth - Thu, 02/12/2015 - 15:13
More on the "barking mad" idea of blocking sunlight to counter the greenhouse effect. 0
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Student Filmmakers Focus on Coral Reef Revival in Curacao

Dot Earth - Wed, 02/11/2015 - 13:25
A student filmmaking team prepares to chronicle efforts to save Caribbean coral reefs, with a focus on Curaçao. 0
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In Geoengineering Study, Science Academy Sees Merit in CO2 Removal, Risk in Reflecting Sunlight

Dot Earth - Tue, 02/10/2015 - 09:00
A panel of experts finds too many risks in techniques for blocking sunlight to justify this method in countering global warming. 0
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PBS Series Explores ‘A New Wild’ Sustained, Instead of Wrecked, by People

Dot Earth - Wed, 02/04/2015 - 11:48
In a new PBS series, a conservation biologist explores how people can be a nurturing presence in what used to be called "the wild." 0
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A Fresh Look at the Watery Side of Earth’s Climate Shows ‘Unabated Planetary Warming’

Dot Earth - Mon, 02/02/2015 - 14:05
New measurements show an unabated buildup of heat in the world's oceans, mainly in the Southern Hemisphere. 0
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