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Pruitt's political friends come to lobby.

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Biosphere–atmosphere interactions: Deforestation size influences rainfall

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Chesapeake Bay pollution extends to early 19th century

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Plant hedges to combat near-road pollution exposure

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The melting of large icebergs is a key stage in the evolution of ice...

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Climate deniers, you're climate deniers – deal with it.

Myron Ebell bristles at the notion that he is often called a “climate denier.” “It’s meant to be offensive,” he said at an early February...

Conservative civil war brews over climate policies.

U.S. EPA boss Scott Pruitt is under fire from some conservatives who think he's playing it safe. Photo courtesy of @EPAScottPruitt via Twitter. Infighting over...

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