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Carbon emissions

Scientists are braving Arctic winters to study carbon frozen in soil. They keep finding surprises -- all of them bad.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Scientists examine the environmental impact of the U.K.'s love affair with prepackaged sandwiches.

Annie Roth, Contributor

Considering humidity as well as temperature emphasizes humanity's impact on the climate.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

The most modern aircraft and most direct route are not always the most environmentally friendly options for air travel.

Kimberly Hickok, Contributor

Scientists can now link "acts of God" to climate change. That could give victims the power to hold someone accountable, say lawyers.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

John Bates stands by accusations that 2015 study was rushed and biased, but says he only guessed that motivations were political.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Finding may revise estimates of forests’ carbon-capturing prowess.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

Two analyses of ecological research projects warn that natural processes in the soil increase the threat of global warming.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

New study based on temperature data from the last 785,000 years reaffirms the current understanding of how greenhouse gases affect climate.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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