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Delays ahead: Heat waves to disrupt air travel
<h5>As if air travel wasn't already stressful enough, last month American Airlines was forced to cancel dozens of flights from Phoenix when temperatures of nearly 120 degrees made it too hot for smaller jets to take off.</h5>
Jul 19, 2017
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Earth faces "biological annihilation" in sixth mass extinction, scientists warn
<h5>Over the last half-billion years, scientists say there have been five mass extinction events on Earth in which a wide diversity of species on this planet suddenly died off. Now, there's growing evidence that a sixth mass extinction is unfolding, according to scientists who track species around the globe. <br/></h5>
Jul 17, 2017
708 Views
Downtown Los Angeles shatters 131-year-old heat record
<h5>The mercury soared to 98 degrees Saturday afternoon in Downtown Los Angeles—shattering one of LA’s oldest daily heat records.<br/></h5>
Jul 11, 2017
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A smog-eating 'forest city' filled with tree-covered skyscrapers is being built in China
<h5>The smog levels in the southern Chinese city of Liuzhou are not yet dire, but if the city fails to deal with its pollution, it will only get worse over time. Italian design firm Stefano Boeri Architetti believes that building a neighborhood with plant-covered towers could help the city reduce its pollution levels. On June 26, Liuzhou broke ground on what Boeri calls a &#34;forest city.&#34;</h5>
Jul 04, 2017
967 Views
Disturbing before-and-after photos show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100
<h5>In January, a report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency hinted at the possibility of an &#34;extreme&#34; sea-level rise scenario that would put some American landmarks, towns, and cities underwater during this century.<br/></h5>
Jul 03, 2017
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2,500 Cities Have Taken Up the Climate-Change Fight
<h5>Faced with pollution and rising sea levels, cities are setting targets at a record pace.<br/></h5>
Jun 22, 2017
685 Views
By 2100, Deadly Heat May Threaten Majority of Humankind
<h5>Up to 75 percent of people could face deadly heatwaves by 2100 unless carbon emissions plummet, a new study warns.</h5>
Jun 21, 2017
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Stunning Photos of the Arctic Circle As It Literally Melts Away
<h5>The latest monograph from photographer Diane Tuft provides a little-seen portrait of beauty and loss.<br/></h5>
Jun 05, 2017
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Hundreds of Huge Craters Discovered in the Arctic Ocean
<h5>The potentially ominous depressions in the sea floor formed after ice sheets melted, letting trapped methane blow out.<br/></h5>
Jun 03, 2017
4011 Views
83 mayors adopt Paris climate accord after U.S. pulls out
<h5>“The world cannot wait—and neither will we.”<i></i></h5>
Jun 02, 2017
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