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It's Getting Harder And Harder For Trees To Bounce Back From Drought

Hotter temperatures lengthen the time it takes for an ecosystem to fully recover after a dry spell.

  Climate Change

4:08Emissions spew out of a large stack at the coal fired Morgantown Generating Station, on May 29, 2014.
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Many Experts Dismiss Them, But Climate Change Doubters Are Powerful

1:57Grasses and a watershed dam in Iowa.
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This Gov. Agency May Replace 'Climate Change' With 'Weather Extremes'

1:12Smog around Los Angeles
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Federal Draft Report On Climate Change Pins A Lot Of Blame On Humans

1:14President Donald Trump
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US Tells UN It's Leaving Paris Agreement But Will Go To Meetings

1:16People on a beach in the U.K.
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Study: Climate Change Could Kill 150,000 Europeans A Year By 2100

1:42smokestacks in China
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A Warming Planet Is Inevitable, New Research Finds

1:35A plume of exhaust exists a smokestack at Mitchell Power Station, a coal-fired power plant near Pittsburgh
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Utilities Might've Known About Climate Change As Early As 1968

1:27A rainbow appears in front of wind turbines in England
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Europe's Renewable Energy Is Facing Extreme Power Fluctuations

1:03Young climate activists gather outside the White House
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Al Gore Has A Message For The Next Generation's Climate Action

9:03Former Vice President Al Gore
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Al Gore Talks Climate Change And Middle America (Full Interview)

0:58Dust storm during Kenyan drought
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Humans Could Be Radically Changing Rainfall Patterns Worldwide

1:05Pile of tree logs
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How Do You Stop Deforestation? Pay People Not To Cut Down Trees

1:17Power plant pollution
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California Climate Proposal Passes In A Rare Bipartisan Effort

1:26U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron
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Macron Is Hopeful He'll Convince Trump To Rejoin Paris Accord

0:47Airplanes sitting at an airport
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Climate Change Could Make Air Travel Even More Frustrating

1:42Babies in sunglasses
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Babies Are Cute — But They Might Not Be Environmentally Friendly

1:20A thermometer on the street in the middle of a heat wave
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Right-Wing Outlets Say A New Study May Invalidate Climate Policies

0:58Coast of Miami as seen from the water
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One US Region Is Expected To Take The Brunt Of Climate Change Costs

0:49President Donald Trump at G-20 summit
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When It Comes To Climate Change, It's Just The G-19

1:04Honey bees
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Scientists Finally Know How One Common Pesticide Is Harming Our Bees

1:16coal plant in China
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Over 7,400 Cities Worldwide Are Sticking With The Paris Agreement

1:09The Great Barrier Reef from space
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The Great Barrier Reef Is Australia's National Treasure — Here's Proof

0:57Exhaust plumes from cooling towers at a power plant.
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These Oil Companies Want To Put A Tax On CO2 Emissions

0:54An American Airlines jet is refueled at Phoenix's airport.
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Flights Out Of Phoenix Were Canceled Because It's Too Hot To Fly

0:48Bleached coral reef in the Maldives
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The Worst Coral Bleaching Event Ever May Be Over: Now For The Bad News

1:03Coffee beans
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How Climate Change Could Be Very Bad For Your Caffeine Habit

0:47Icebergs broken off of Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica
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Antarctic Surface Ice Melt Could Be A Sign Of Things To Come

1:21A boat in the ocean off the coast of Tangier Island, Virginia.
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Trump Aims To Save Receding Island, Won't Acknowledge Climate Change

1:35French President Emmanuel Macron
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France's President Launches Website To 'Make Our Planet Great Again'

0:58Governor David Y. Ige
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Hawaii Made Its Paris Commitment Official — By Signing It Into Law