California Handing Water Wasters The Bill

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Connecticut Parks Bring In The Deer Hunters

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Tai Shan on his first birthday. The panda was conceived in 2005 through artificial insemination in a procedure performed by National Zoo scientists and veterinarians. Ann Batdorf/Smithsonian Institution via AP hide caption

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How To FedEx A Panda

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Water in the atmosphere traps heat, like glass in a greenhouse. When there's less water vapor in the atmosphere, less heat is trapped. Space Frontiers/Getty Images hide caption

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Atmospheric Dry Spell Eases Global Warming

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Goodell's most recent book, Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future, considers the perils of coal dependency in America. Eric Etheridge hide caption

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'As the World Burns': The Politics Of Climate Change

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Workers ride past cooling towers at a coal-fired power plant on the outskirts of Beijing. Such power plants are at the center of a debate about the future of energy production in China and the U.S. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Future Of Coal Power Will Require Hard Choices

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Methane Causes Vicious Cycle In Global Warming

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Smog shrouds the Los Angeles skyline. New ozone standards from the EPA aim to reduce smog, but may actually increase global warming. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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New Anti-Smog Restrictions Could Warm Planet

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Planes Train Endangered Cranes To Migrate

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Haitians watch the L.A. County Search and Rescue working at a collapsed building in Port-au-Prince. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Experts: Aid Must Target Haiti's Underlying Issues

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Hacked E-Mails Add Fuel To Climate Naysayers' Fire

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Sizing Up Seismic Activity In Latin America

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White-rumped sandpiper chicks on northern Canada's Bylot Island. Laura McKinnon hide caption

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Extreme Migrations Spell Safety For Arctic Shorebirds

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The prolonged Arctic blast is now the worst cold spell seen in Scotland for almost 50 years, according to the country's first minister. Andrew Milligan/Press Association via AP hide caption

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Frozen In France? Thank The Arctic Oscillation

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What Happens To Polar Bears As Arctic Ice Shrinks?

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