UVM study: Washington DC sinking into seaUVM study: Washington DC sinking into seaUVM research: Falling land under Chesapeake Bay worsens problem of sea level rise
Oil not among companies giving $140B to fight global warmingOil not among companies giving $140B to fight global warmingSome huge companies are part of the White House's new initiative to combat global warming ... except oil companies, perhaps the biggest offenders. Video provided by Newsy
US Companies Sign on to White House Climate Change PledgeUS Companies Sign on to White House Climate Change PledgeThe Obama administration's attempts to cut US carbon emissions by 6bn tons by 2030 were boosted on Monday, when 13 of the country's largest companies added their names to the American Business Act on Climate Pledge.
Apple, Google among companies pledging to invest in climate actionApple, Google among companies pledging to invest in climate actionThirteen large U.S. companies are pledging to invest more than $140 billion in climate change efforts as the White House launches the American Business Act on Climate pledge.
Lake Michigan water levels riseLake Michigan water levels riseThe rise in Lake Michigan’s water levels is a return to normal, experts say.
The heat goes on: June was hottest on recordThe heat goes on: June was hottest on recordJune was the hottest June on record for the planet, federal scientists announced Monday. This marked the third month of the year that's been record warm globally.
Could Canada be the standard for tackling climate change?Could Canada be the standard for tackling climate change?As climate change raises temperatures around the world, Canada has steadily been lowering greenhouse gas emissions. Should others follow their lead? Video provided by Newsy
Opinion: Vt. leads at climate summit of AmericasOpinion: Vt. leads at climate summit of AmericasVermont is a leader in finding opportunity in a green energy future
Polar bears don't hibernate through summer starvationPolar bears don't hibernate through summer starvationA new study has found polar bears don't have any special protection against summer starvation, as previously thought. Video provided by Newsy
The Earth is heading for a mini-ice ageThe Earth is heading for a mini-ice ageScientists are saying that computer models are predicting the sun could be sending us into an ice age starting in 2030.
Five actions we can take locally to curb climate changeFive actions we can take locally to curb climate changeEven the pope believes in climate change — so let's look at ways to solve the problem
Heed climate change science echoed in call of faith: Bill RichardsonHeed climate change science echoed in call of faith: Bill RichardsonPope's climate change encyclical should change the debate.
Pope's Latin American tour ties climate change to povertyPope's Latin American tour ties climate change to povertyIt's no coincidence that the pope's South American trip is taking him to the continent's poorest countries, with close ties to his climate message. Video provided by Newsy
$135M in Assateague assets at risk from climate change$135M in Assateague assets at risk from climate changeMillions in Assateague Island National Seashore assets are at risk due to sea-level rise.
Opinion: Carbon tax is a positive programOpinion: Carbon tax is a positive programPlan will save Vermonters hundreds of millions of dollars in energy costs
Dutch court orders government to cut carbon emissionsDutch court orders government to cut carbon emissionsThe Hague District Court made the ruling Wednesday in a case brought by a sustainability organization on behalf of some 900 citizens.
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Lecturing Pope Francis on climate changeLecturing Pope Francis on climate changeSome politicians are upset that Pope Francis is commenting on climate chnge
White House, EPA say climate change a dire threat to economy, human healthWhite House, EPA say climate change a dire threat to economy, human healthFailure to act on climate change could cause an estimated 57,000 deaths a year in the United States.
Pretty but deadly jellyfish washes up on N.J. shorePretty but deadly jellyfish washes up on N.J. shoreThey're not as common in the cooler waters of the Mid-Atlantic.
How humans can try to prevent sixth mass extinctionHow humans can try to prevent sixth mass extinctionScientists are warning the planet is in the early stages of a mass extinction, but they say there is something humans can do to prevent it. Video provided by Newsy
Global warming deniers unimpressed with pope's climate encyclicalGlobal warming deniers unimpressed with pope's climate encyclicalThe pope's encyclical on climate change Thursday was met with criticism by prominent climate deniers and skeptics.
Pope steers Church focus to climate change with encyclicalPope steers Church focus to climate change with encyclicalPope Francis released his first encyclical Thursday and in it the pontiff focuses on climate change and global inequality. Video provided by Newsy
Pope's push on climate is welcome: #tellusatodayPope's push on climate is welcome: #tellusatodayWe asked followers what they thought about Pope Francis weighing in on climate change.
Pope's views focused on life as much as climate: ColumnPope's views focused on life as much as climate: ColumnFrancis's environmental encyclical reflects historical pro-life Catholic teaching.
Papal order shines light on climate change's impact on poorPapal order shines light on climate change's impact on poorThe papal encyclical will highlight the threats posed by climate change on the world's poorest citizens.
The papal encyclical: What is an 'encyclical'?The papal encyclical: What is an 'encyclical'?An encyclical is a "circular letter" meant to be spread throughout a community.
Vatican to join climate change debateVatican to join climate change debatePope Francis' first encyclical, or teaching letter, is expected to focus on climate change and humanity's moral obligation to protect the environment. Video provided by Newsy