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The Obama administration is aiming to forge a legally binding, international agreement that would cut fossil fuel emissions and direct funds to poor nations dealing with climate change, without ratification from Congress, The New York Times reports. The agreement would Read more…


Global carbon emissions soared 5.9 percent in 2010, the largest increase ever recorded, according to the Global Carbon Project, an international collaboration of scientists that tracks carbon emissions. The increase comes after a short-lived decline in emissions in 2008 and Read more…


A new Stanford University study suggests the best and quickest means of slowing Arctic sea ice melt is by reducing soot emissions caused by burning fossil fuels, wood, and dung.