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Trump climate confusion is the new Brexit, top UN official says.

Both involve inconsistencies, questions over whether it will ever actually happen and prominent dissenters trying to resist leaving or find a back door to nullify the effects of leaving....

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Harvey - and storms to come - raise worries about dam safety.

The state climatologist is warning that Texas dams will become less able to withstand extreme weather events like Hurricane Harvey, which are expected to occur more frequently as the earth's atmosphere and oceans warm in coming years....

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Illinois' vanishing bugs and why it matters to Earth.

Endangered insects, a little-known part of the Endangered Species Act, prepare for life under Trump....

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Conservative Chile presidential candidate calls for all-renewable grid.

Chilean presidential candidate Sebastian Piñera, who is leading in the polls for this November’s elections, pledged on Thursday to move the South American country toward a fully renewable electricity grid by 2040....

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Trump increasingly isolated as Nicaragua to sign Paris Agreement.

President Daniel Ortega has announced Nicaragua will sign the Paris climate agreement, leaving Donald Trump and Syria's Bashar Assad heads of the only two countries not taking part in the global accord....

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Scientists pan proposal to open pristine Pacific islands to fishing.

Marine scientists are warning that if the Trump administration rescinds fishing protections around eight Pacific islands, the United States will lose one of its best laboratories for measuring how a warming climate affects marine life....

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