Earth - Environment news

Scientists warn of climate catastrophe

The world faces a growing risk of "abrupt and irreversible climatic shifts" as fallout from global warming hits faster than expected, according to research by international scientists released Thursday.

Jun 18, 2009
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EPA finds greenhouse gases pose a danger to health

(AP) -- The Environmental Protection Agency concluded Friday that greenhouse gases linked to climate change "endanger public health and welfare," setting the stage for regulating them under federal clean air laws.

Apr 17, 2009
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