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Mission Not Quite Impossible: U.N. Report Spells Out Super-Hard Things We Must Do to Curb Warming
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, UN, IPCC, Intergovernmental Panel Climate Change, Energy, Energy Policy, Zero Emissions Energy Sources )

Brian
- 1 day ago - grist.org
"By 2100, surface temperatures will be 3.7 to 4.8 degrees C (6.7 to 8.7 F) warmer than prior to the Industrial Revolution. That's far worse than the goal the international community is aiming for -- to keep warming under 2 C (3.7 F)."
EPA Drastically Underestimates Methane Released at Drilling Sites
Environment  (tags: Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, methane, drilling, shale gas, climate change emissions, Climate Change )

Brian
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
"Drilling operations at several natural gas wells in southwestern Pennsylvania released methane into the atmosphere at rates that were 100 to 1,000 times greater than federal regulators had estimated, new research shows."
Will China's Epic Smog Bring Weird Weather To The U.S.?
Environment  (tags: Coal, #DirtyCoal, Particulates, Pollution, Carbon Emissions, China, US, weather patterns, climate change, global impact )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
"Scientists say pollution from China and other heavily coal dependent booming Asian economies is strengthening storms above the Pacific Ocean, causing more precipitation, and pushing heat from the tropics toward the North Pole at an impressive clip."
James Lovelock: Climate Pragmatism: It's Time To Innovate, Not Mitigate, And Create A High-Energy Planet
Environment  (tags: James Lovelock, Gaia Theory, Climate Change, Global Warming, Imminent Doom, Adaptation, Survival, Extinction )

Brian
- 1 day ago - science20.com
"James Lovelock, the Godfather of Global Warming, says we are doomed and the only recourse left is to retreat to climate-controlled cities."
   

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