19 Proposed Fracking Pipelines Would Push Us Past Point of No Return, Report Finds

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Another Inconvenient Truth: It’s Hard to Agree How to Fight Climate Change

While activists can agree that something must be done, differences arise over exactly what and how, on issues like nuclear power and fracking.

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One year later, how a Pope’s message on climate has resonated – CSMonitor.com

Catholics worldwide are showing a new zeal for combatting climate change since Pope Francis highlighted the issue in 2015, experts say.

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World anger over Honduras activist Lesbia Yaneth Urquia’s death – BBC News

International agencies condemn the murder of Lesbia Yaneth Urquia, the second prominent Honduran environmental activist to die this year.

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Latest of Obama’s Safety Rules on Arctic Drilling Are Released – The New York Times

The rules fell short of many environmentalists’ demands to cut off such drilling entirely, but oil companies complained that they would stymie exploration.

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Hillary Clinton’s Ambitious Climate Change Plan Avoids Carbon Tax

Mrs. Clinton doesn’t mention the policy that economists widely see as the most effective way to tackle warming — and one that would need Congress’s assent.

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How the World’s Most Fertile Soil Can Help Reverse Climate Change

In the book Terra Preta: How the World’s Most Fertile Soil Can Help Reverse Climate Change and Reduce World Hunger, Ute Scheub and co-authors claim

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Are California redwood trees the answer to global warming? – San Jose Mercury News

Researchers find Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park stores more carbon dioxide per acre than even tropical rain forests

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31 Science Groups to Congress: Greenhouse Gases Emitted by Human Activities Is Primary Driver of Climate Change

A group of 31 of the country’s top science organizations sent a letter to Congress highlighting the dangers of climate change and urging immediate

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Berta Cáceres’s name was on Honduran military hitlist, says former soldier | World news | The Guardian

A unit trained by US special forces was ordered to kill the environmental activist who was slain in March, according to an ex-member who now fears for his life

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