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US NEWS

Guardian – Record rise in CO2 emissions sounds climate change alarm

Wapo – As coal industry declines, what will happen to all those retired miners?

NYT – Interior Department Nominee Questioned on Public Lands

Salt Lake City Trib – Interior Department Nominee Questioned on Public Lands Development

WSJ – GOP Points to Falling Oil Output on Federal Lands 

Det Freep – Sen. Carl Levin, 78, powerful voice for Michigan, won’t run for re-election

Slate – Antiscience “Academic Freedom” Bill Dies in Kansas

Daily Beast – It’s Not a Storm Until the Weather Channel Names It

WaPo – Snowquester: when forecast information fails

Reuters – Gates favors nuclear power to help limit climate change

INT’L NEWS

NYT – Global temperatures highest in 4,000 years

AP – RECENT HEAT SPIKE UNLIKE ANYTHING IN 11,000 YEARS

LAT – Study of 11,300 years of weather suggests record warming ahead

Bloomberg – UN carbon offset role to give way to new markets

Guardian – Energy poverty deprives 1 billion of adequate healthcare, says report

Nat Geo – Warming Lakes: Climate Change Threatens the Ecological Stability of Lake Tanganyika

Guardian – Climate change poses a far greater threat to Scotland’s future oil revenues

OPINION

NYT Ed – Polar Bears Go to Court

Economist Ed – The president’s climate-change agenda marches slowly on

NYT Column – Tim Egan – Hicks Nix Climate Fix

Wapo Oped – Joe Scarborough & Jeffrey D. Sachs – Deficits do matter

SF Chron James Temple Column – Wall Street banking on global warming

Guardian Oped – Guy Edwards and Susanna Mage  – Death of Hugo Chávez gives Venezuela a choice on climate change

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