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A Changing Climate and Keystone XL — Yes They’re Connected

1/31/2013 // By Kendall Mackey

Are you familiar with tar sands oil? It’s the black sheep of the oil family. It’s extremely difficult to get out of the ground (using three times as much water as extraction of crude), it produces lake sized reservoirs of toxic […] Read more >

(via Flickr's Anthony Citrano)

NWF@AMS: Getting Local on Cost of Climate Inaction

1/25/2011 // By Miles Grant

The national discussion on how to respond to the climate crisis centers almost exclusively on any possible costs of action. But the potentially massive costs of inaction go virtually unmentioned. What are the costs of allowing unlimited carbon pollution to […] Read more >

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NWF@AMS: Connecting Climate, Weather & Wildlife

1/23/2011 // By Miles Grant

What role do meteorologists have to play in educating Americans about the climate crisis? Read more >

ABC News on extreme weather, January 2011

Media’s Coverage of Climate & Extreme Weather: Partly Cloudy

1/21/2011 // By Miles Grant

Global warming’s impact on extreme weather is coming into focus – but media’s reporting on the issue is sometimes cloudy. Read more >

Still More Evidence Warming to Bring Stronger Hurricances

2/21/2010 // By Miles Grant

It seems like every day, we learn more evidence of the climate crisis and its impact on people. Today’s proof — a new repor from a special World Meteorological Organization panel of 10 experts in both hurricanes & climate change Read more >