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joke's on you, assholes

Obama is absolutely lambasting Republicans on climate change now

The Democrats are increasingly using climate change as a wedge, marginalizing Republicans as elections approach.

It's just a baby

Happy first birthday, U.S. Climate Action Plan!

How much has Obama accomplished since he introduced his plan one year ago?

Bee-ware!

Everything we know about neonic pesticides is awful

A review of more than 800 scientific papers has painted a terrifying picture of the ecosystem-wide impacts of neonicotinoids.

Climate & Energy

Fracking chemicals could mess with your hormones

Chemicals commonly used by frackers can have negative effects on the thyroid and other bodily systems, new research suggests.

free money

Climate action could spur $2 trillion in economic growth in 2030 alone

Fighting global warming can spur GDP growth, not hamper it, says the World Bank in a new study.

Spring record breakers

We just had the hottest May on record (until next May)

April showers bring May flowers, which immediately burst into flame.

Atlas unshrugged

Thanks to shrinking sea ice, National Geographic puts global warming on the map

A smaller Arctic ice shelf is the biggest change National Geographic cartographers have made since they had to divvy up the U.S.S.R.

The cities have spoken

U.S. mayors call for emergency action on climate change

Municipal leaders from all around the country have backed President Obama's climate proposals and called for the federal government to do more.

a tough way to make money

Disprove global warming, score $10,000

A physicist is offering a cash prize to anyone who can disprove humanity's role in global warming. He's not too worried about losing any money.