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
Opinion: Vt. needs sound, just investmentsOpinion: Vt. needs sound, just investmentsVermont should sell off their increasingly risky fossil fuel holdings
Bonn pushes climate talks a step forward ahead of ParisBonn pushes climate talks a step forward ahead of ParisUnited Nations negotiators wrapped up two weeks of climate talks on Thursday in Bonn, Germany.
Pope climate encyclical has scientists hopefulPope climate encyclical has scientists hopefulShannon Green and Gregg Zoroya discuss the encyclical from Pope Francis to be issued by the Vatican on Thursday, June 18, and the excitement it engenders among climate scientists.
Opinion: Debate on carbon tax, unabatedOpinion: Debate on carbon tax, unabatedTax will help wean Vermont from fossil fuels
May was USA's wettest month on recordMay was USA's wettest month on recordMay was USA's wettest month on record
NJ dry spell not over, despite rainNJ dry spell not over, despite rainNew Jersey's dry spell is not over, despite the rain in recent days, according to the U.S.
Study: Rate of global warming ongoing, no 'hiatus' evidentStudy: Rate of global warming ongoing, no 'hiatus' evidentThere has been no "hiatus" or "pause" in global warming in recent years, despite skeptics claims to the contrary.
Climate forecast good for blue-green algaeClimate forecast good for blue-green algaeAll aboard: University of Vermont student Elise Mitchell of Newbury Mass., left, joins fellow student Jake Calvitti of Allentown N.J., right, and Jason Stockwell, director of the Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory, as they head out Wednesday to deploy...
Texas smartly develops renewable energy: Your SayTexas smartly develops renewable energy: Your SayTexas flash floods are examples of extreme weather that some researchers associate with climate change.
Obama calls for urgent attention to climate changeObama calls for urgent attention to climate changePresident Barack Obama discussed the "urgent" need for attention to climate change as he delivered the commencement address at the US Coast Guard Academy on Wednesday. Video provided by AFP
Opinion: Put price on carbon pollutionOpinion: Put price on carbon pollutionWe must work to reduce our carbon footprint because carbon dioxide driving climate change
Studies: Climate change to bring more heat waves, stronger hurricanesStudies: Climate change to bring more heat waves, stronger hurricanesThe number of Americans sweltering through heat waves could quadruple by 2050.
Huge ice shelf in Antarctica to collapse by 2020Huge ice shelf in Antarctica to collapse by 2020The last remaining section of the Larsen B ice shelf is likely to disintegrate completely.
Nothing to sneeze at: Is your city at high risk for allergies and ozone?Nothing to sneeze at: Is your city at high risk for allergies and ozone?Richmond, Va., was named the USA's "sneeziest, wheeziest" city, according to a report