Bleached Coral

To Save The Great Barrier Reef, Australia Might Try Cooling It Off

There's a proposal before the Australian government to try pumping cold water onto parts of the reef to prevent bleaching.

  Climate Change

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CO2 Levels Could Hit A 50-Million-Year High Within Decades

0:45A coal power plant in the United Kingdom.
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EU Energy Companies Make A Major Promise To Curb Coal Use

0:50Energy Secretary Rick Perry
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Department Of Energy Might Stop Talking About Climate Change

1:28A municipal power plant in California.
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The US Will Battle Climate Change Without Washington's Help

1:03President Donald Trump
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Trump Will Sign Executive Order To Undo Obama Power Plant Regulations

1:01Earth as seen from space
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There's Little Room In Trump's Budget For Climate Science

0:50An iceberg
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Natural Causes Could Be Partly Responsible For Record Low Sea Ice

1:32Part of glacier breaking off and falling into the ocean
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What You May Not Know About The Climate Change Basics

0:54Great Barrier Reef
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2016 Was A Bad Year For The Great Barrier Reef. 2017 Could Be Worse

1:19Mars
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Can Potatoes Really Grow On Mars?

Scott Pruitt
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EPA Chief Says Carbon Dioxide Doesn't Cause Climate Change

1:03Coal plant
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Cuts In Coal Helped Lower UK Emissions To 1890s Levels

1:16A boat frozen in ice
NASA

NASA Is Studying Greenland To Put A Timeline On Sea Level Rise

0:42A city covered in smog
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Asian Pollution Contributes To US Smog Increase Despite Emission Cuts

1:10The Sand Fire in California
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Lightning Isn't The Big Cause Of Wildfires — Humans Are

1:27snow on ski slopes
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The Northern Hemisphere Is Getting Less Snow, And That's A Big Problem

1:10Earth as seen from orbit
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A Warming Climate Will Make It Harder To Stay Healthy

0:55Oil drill
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Sure, Nature Changes The Climate, But Not Nearly As Much As Humans Do

1:30Antarctic ice and glaciers viewed from space
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What Melting Arctic Ice Sheets Could Do To The World's Ocean Currents

0:38French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron.
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France's Rising Political Star Wants America's Best Minds

1:13Podium with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, logo
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Al Gore Is Making Sure The CDC's Climate Change Conference Happens

1:02Wind turbines at an offshore wind farm
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New York Just Approved The Nation's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

1:04Donald Trump
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Clean Energy Or Fossil Fuels? The President And The Country Disagree

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'Data Rescuers' Are Stockpiling A Ton Of US Climate Info

0:49Gov. Jerry Brown speaks about climate change.
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Trump's Skeptical View Of Climate Change Means Nothing To California

0:42A chart of the globe with temperature data
NOAA

World Temperature Continues To Be A Hot Topic For Third Year In A Row

0:42President Barack Obama
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Obama Gives $500M To Green Climate Fund Before Trump Takes Office

0:44Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, in a garden
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Prince Charles' New Picture Book Isn't Really For Kids

1:21Icebergs in Greenland
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Another Study Disproves Any Pause In Global Warming

1:06A split screen of smog and kids playing
 

Climate Change Is Freaking People Out Enough To Not Want Kids