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The National Climate Assessment Says We're in Trouble. This Chart Shows Why.

This animated chart from the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences shows the amount of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere. Note …

This is what a holy shit moment for global warming looks like

This Antarctic glacier may be history, says new research. It contains almost two feet of sea level rise, and that's just the beginning.<a …

Visionary--Google Glass Moves From Concept To Clinical Care

Technology is advancing and changing our lives at an incredible pace. The smart phone, nanotechnology and other breath-taking innovatons are being incorporated into a wide variety of industries and activities–and healthcare is at the cutting edge. Google Glass has been identified as important …

2013’s unexpected lesson: Hope isn’t dead

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>It’s easy to despair over the state of things, but this year showed hints of a brighter future — if we fight for it<p>Rebecca Solnit<p>December 26, 2013 9:00pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>North American cicada nymphs live underground for 17 years before they …