carbon dioxide

IPCC Climate Report: Human Impact Is 'Unequivocal'
Humans almost certainly cause global warming, scientific panel says. Read more...
Obama Announces First Coal Carbon Limits
"Setting fair Clean Air Act standards does not cause the sky to fall." Read more...
Morning Open Thread
Soot, also known as black carbon, is the second-leading cause of global warming after carbon dioxide, and it's totally preventable. Read more...
Hulking, pitch-black mounds resembling coal have grown exponentially in the last week along the banks of the Detroit River in southwest Detroit, prompting concern about potential pollution from residents and legislators on both sides of the river. Read more...
For the first time in 3 million years the atmospheric level of carbon dioxide is over 400 parts per million. Scientists say this is well beyond a sustainable level, and it's increasing every day. Read more...

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Today, Monday May 13th, New Yorkers from Occupy the Pipeline, Occupy Sandy, and over twenty partner groups will march and rally to greet President Obama when he attends a fundraiser with members of the 1% at the Waldorf Astoria on Park Avenue. Read more...
"We're in new territory for human beings--it's been millions of years since there's been this much carbon in the atmosphere. The only question now is whether the relentless rise in carbon can be matched by a relentless rise in the activism necessary to stop it." Read more...
A new study shows that the speed of warming in the past 100 years is unprecedented, and by the end of this century the planet will have gotten hotter than ever. Read more...
Today, delegates from nearly two hundred nations are gathering in Qatar for the UN'sThis new campaign is spreading an urgent message face-to-face all over the country, as this group of activists visit over twenty cities in the USA. Their Read more...
Zina Saunders: Kicked to death Pushing Rope: Florida GOP appointed officials use "pancake and waffles" code in emails to avoid Sunshine Laws? Were th Read more...