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Hundreds protest climate change along 2 miles of Wilshire Boulevard

published about 4 hours ago
Hundreds protest climate change along 2 miles of Wilshire Boulevard
Hundreds of people protesting climate change picketed street corners Saturday along a 2-mile stretch of Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles.

In Overhaul, New York Vows to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Its Buildings

published about 5 hours ago
In Overhaul, New York Vows to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Its Buildings
As part of a pledge to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050, the de Blasio administration will announce a plan to overhaul the energy standards in city buildings and pressure private landlords for similar improvements.

Push for New Pact on Climate Change Is Plagued by Old Divide of Wealth

published about 10 hours ago
Push for New Pact on Climate Change Is Plagued by Old Divide of Wealth
At a United Nations gathering on Tuesday, leaders will face a divide between the rich countries responsible for extensive carbon emissions and the poor countries that stand to suffer most as a result.

Opinion: Climate Realities

published about 11 hours ago
Opinion: Climate Realities
The world is now on track to more than double current greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere by the end of the century.

Dot Earth Blog: On the Path Past 9 Billion, Little Crosstalk Between U.N. Sessions on Population and Global Warming

published about 16 hours ago
Dot Earth Blog: On the Path Past 9 Billion, Little Crosstalk Between U.N. Sessions on Population and Global Warming
As the United Nations convenes sessions on global warming and population growth, a new study foresees rising human numbers through 2100.