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Countries Fail to Reach Agreement in Climate Talks

Posted June 6th, 2011 at 1:10 pm (UTC-5)
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Countries around the world arguing about who should commit to greater cuts in greenhouse gas emissions have run out of time to agree on a new deal once the Kyoto Protocol expires in 2012. Speaking Monday at the start of a two-week session in Germany on the climate, the United Nations’ leading climate official, Christiana […]

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Australian Government Says Natural Wonder at Risk from Climate Change

Posted June 2nd, 2011 at 7:35 am (UTC-5)
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A government report about the risk an Australian natural habitat faces from climate change is giving Prime Minister Julia Gillard a boost in her campaign to pass a new carbon tax. A report commissioned by the Climate Change Department looks at the effect of rising sea levels on Kakadu National Park’s river system for the […]