23 Sep '11, 3pm

Water and Global Warming: Is It Too Wet to Fix It?: Watching our sweet little brook turn into a raging river dur...

Watching our sweet little brook turn into a raging river during Hurricane Irene was one of the most terrifying experiences of my life. An NRDC report tries to re-create this experience for others--before it's too late. Not in your back yard? With global warming, you don't have a choice in the matter. There's nothing like seeing your kids' tire swing bouncing around in your sweet little burbling brook to convince you of that. In the process of buying our house in 2006, we learned that it had been built on a FEMA-designated 100-year floodplain; the bank refused to give us a loan unless we purchased flood insurance. Grumble, grumble: another expensive mortgage hoop to jump through. We of course signed up for the insurance but talked about asking FEMA to reconsider our designation. We never did that, and now we never will. Face-to-face with flash flooding Like much of Southern...

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Mark Ruffalo, James Cameron, Orlando Bloom Launch New Global Warming Campaign

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ecorazzi.com 23 Sep '11, 8pm

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Celebrities launch global warming 'I AM' campaign: Mark Ruffalo, Serena Williams, Orlando Bloom, James Cameron,

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“Global Green’s I AM Campaign is tackling one of the most critical threats facing our cities and the people who live in th...

Evaporation from Trees Has Global Cooling Effect

ecogeek.org 23 Sep '11, 7pm

Doesn't this poke a pretty serious hole in the theory of man-made global warming? Contrary to popular belief, the climate ...

We can't wait to see you at #Greenbuild! Here's what's in store from BuildingGreen next week.

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buildinggreen.com 22 Sep '11, 8pm

I've got my passport, my schedule, and a map of the expo floor. Just need to grab my coffee mug and my running shoes. Pete...

Global warming makes Russia militarize the Arctic:

grist.org 20 Sep '11, 5pm

There has not traditionally been a lot of military presence in the Arctic, given as how it's mostly ice and seals. But now...

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Experts note that almost half of the leaders of the G20 will seek re-election in the next 12 months. Leaders are therefore...

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dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 28 Sep '11, 9pm

Stephen Colbert spent some time on Monday night, between Radiohead songs, dissecting realities on global warming and energ...

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yaleclimatemediaforum.org 30 Sep '11, 4pm

Comedy may be able to make inroads with audiences in ways that ‘serious journalism’ often cannot. With an issue as serious...

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grist.org 30 Sep '11, 4pm

sells ice cube molds depicting penguins and polar bears sitting on ice floes. As the ice melts, both the floes and the cri...

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businessgreen.com 16 Sep '11, 9am

Global warming is leading to profound population changes in most common fish species in waters off the UK, according to th...

Spot on: Stephen Colbert rants about climate ch...

grist.org 28 Sep '11, 5pm

Cross-posted from Climate Progress . Stephen Colbert: The United States emits more CO2 per capita than the European Union ...

Deep Oceans Responsible for Decade Long Warming Hiatus

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planetsave.com 20 Sep '11, 5am

The 2000s were Earth’s warmest decade in record keeping, but it wasn’t until 2010 that a single year broke past the mark f...

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grist.org 16 Sep '11, 4pm

According to the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll , 83 percent of people now believe that climate change is happening. That's up ...

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switchboard.nrdc.org 26 Sep '11, 8pm

The Indian Government has asked a handful of governments to come to New Delhi on Sept. 29-30th for a meeting to discuss th...