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    June 03, 2012 | 11:45 PM

    What do corporations really think about climate change?

    Corporations talk about being "green" and caring about climate change more now than they ever have before. But how can you tell if a company is walking the walk when you hear them talk the talk? This week, the Union of Concerned Scientists put out a comprehensive report about how corporations have influenced the debate on climate change. It's worth a read, and I'll tell you why.
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    May 31, 2012 | 2:50 AM

    A fleet that runs on cooking oil - don’t let it sink now

    The Navy's plan to demonstrate the capabilities of the "Great Green Fleet," an entire aircraft strike group run entirely on advanced biofuels and other low-carbon sources, may never take off. Last week, the Senate Armed Services Committee voted to put major restrictions on the Navy's purchase of alternative fuels.
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    May 30, 2012 | 3:29 PM

    Thousands of deaths expected across America due to increasing heat this century

    This year, Americans have experienced the warmest spring on record , and as we enter summer we're continuing to see record-high temperatures all across the country.
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    May 29, 2012 | 2:33 PM

    David Goldstein: Another city, another climate billboard

    David Goldstein, a climate activist who was shocked and angered by Heartland's bizarre ad campaign, decided to do something about it. just over a week ago, he single-handedly launched his own campaign, renting another Clear Channel billboard in Minneapolis
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    May 25, 2012 | 10:44 AM

    Climate change leaves a bad taste for low-income families – or no taste at all

    Is climate change affecting your local food supply – either food you buy or harvest yourself? Tell us your story below.
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    May 24, 2012 | 12:48 PM

    1.3 million and counting for the carbon rule

    Today, in Washington D.C. and Chicago, dozens of people just like you and me are standing up in front of the Environmental Protection Agency to voice their support for this rule. But they're not alone. Supporters across the country are speaking out in favor of limiting carbon pollution from future power plants.
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    May 23, 2012 | 3:12 PM

    Clean coal is not a thing

    The coal industry plans to spend $40 million this year trying to convince you that coal is good for the country. One thing they'll tell you is that coal is clean. But we said it before, and we'll say it now: There is no such thing as "clean" coal.
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    May 21, 2012 | 2:14 PM

    Not everything runs on gas

    The next time you hear somebody complaining about high gas prices, remind them that there is an alternative – that there can be a world where not everything runs on gas.
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    May 18, 2012 | 11:00 AM

    A Climate Reality Billboard

    Recently, the Heartland Institute put up — and just as quickly pulled down after a firestorm of criticism — a truly bizarre billboard in Chicago attempting to equate climate science with radicals and murderers. Since the billboard was suddenly and unexpectedly empty, we thought we would take the opportunity to remind Heartland who is really on the fringe here.
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    May 16, 2012 | 9:22 AM

    New national standards ask schools to teach climate change

    As a scientist, I know how important it is for our kids to get a top-notch science education. So it's extremely significant that a new set of national science standards – the first to be released in over a decade – explicitly ask our schools to address climate change.
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