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Tune in: Online radio show on polar politics

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Tune in: Online radio show on polar politics

Once considered a frigid wasteland, the Arctic is now hotly contested as it emerges as a region of vital economic and military importance. Worldfocus.org's weekly radio show explored the politics of the poles. McKenzie Funk, Oran Young and Jessica Shadian joined the conversation. Listen now.

Posted: May 19, 2009 19:29   Comments: 6
Climate change threatens world’s coral reefs

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Climate change threatens world’s coral reefs

Scientists released a report that says the ocean's vast coral reefs -- the building blocks of marine life -- are under serious threat from climate change. Michael Novacek of the American Museum of Natural History discusses how carbon emissions on land are impacting the underwater environment.

Posted: May 13, 2009 12:32   Comments: 0
Sinking economy sidelines environmental priorities

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Sinking economy sidelines environmental priorities

A recent poll shows that economic concerns have taken priority above the environment, a response to the economic crisis being faced around the globe.

Posted: February 6, 2009 13:17   Comments: 2
Economic crisis impacts plans for fighting climate change

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Economic crisis impacts plans for fighting climate change

Steven Cohen of the Earth Institute discusses the impact of the financial crisis on the Obama administration's approach to fighting climate change and the U.S. role in encouraging developing nations to reduce their carbon footprint.

Posted: January 22, 2009 17:43   Comments: 1
Antarctica warming more than previously thought

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Antarctica warming more than previously thought

The authors of a new scientific report showing that Antarctica is warming more than previously thought discuss their research and dispel some myths about its meaning.

Posted: January 22, 2009 16:29   Comments: 3

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