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BP Supports International Women’s Day, Ignores Disproportional Impact of Climate Change on Women and...

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Study finds knowledge gaps on protecting cultural sites from climate change

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Climate study: More intense and frequent severe rainstorms likely

A University of Connecticut climate scientist confirms that more intense and more frequent severe rainstorms will likely continue as temperatures rise due to global...

Judge Grants Injunction for Cuadrilla’s Fracking Site – But Rejects Protest Area Proposal

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Cancer 'hot spots' in Florida may be associated with hazardous waste sites

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Deniers Rally Conservatives to Dismiss Climate Science as “Fake News” and Share Breitbart Stories...

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UK Banks Continue to Bankroll Controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, as Green Party Calls for...

The Green Party has issued a letter to the chief executives of all UK banks currently financing the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline asking them...

Risky business: calculating climate change losses in major European coastal cities

A new study that assesses potential future climate damage to major European coastal cities has found that, if, as currently, global carbon emissions continue...

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