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Lawmakers Unveil Measure To Make Climate Change A National Emergency

Sen. Bernie Sanders and Reps. Earl Blumenauer and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez announced the legislation on Tuesday.

  Climate Change

1:03Paddleboarders in Alaska on July 4, 2019
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How Alaska Got To Its Record July Temperatures

0:52Oregon Capitol Building
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Oregon Republicans To End Walkout And Return To The Senate

1:08Workers install solar panels on a home in Florida
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New Bill Could Make Fossil Fuel-Heavy States Switch To More Renewables

1:08Flood waters in rural Mozambique following Cyclone Idai
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UN Report: Climate Change Could Force 120M People Into Poverty By 2030

1:12President Donald Trump leaves the White House on May 24, 2019.
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White House Proposes Removing Long-Term Climate Impact Reviews

1:29An Oregon State Trooper vehicle
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Oregon Republican Senators Flee The State To Block Climate Legislation

1:08New York State Capitol
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New York Senate Passes 'Aggressive' Climate And Emissions Bill

2:18Witnesses at a House Intelligence Committee hearing on climate change
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How Often Does The White House Quash Climate-Related Testimony?

4:28A busy city street

Smart Cities Invest More Money And Tech To Combat Climate Change

1:13London skyline
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UK Commits To Eliminating Its Net Carbon Emissions

2:04NASA satellites track rainfall from Hurricane Harvey in 2017

More Rain From Hurricanes Is Changing How We Study Them

1:15Flag of the United Nations
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UN Says 80 Countries Want To Increase Paris Climate Accord Commitments

7:01Isabella Johnson leads a climate strike in Chicago

Youth Activism Leads Push For Climate Change Action

3:03Humpback whales in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary
Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary

What Will It Take To Protect More Of The Oceans From Climate Change?

4:44Experts say green infrastructure saves money and does more for the community.
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Green Infrastructure Does More Than Handle City Rainwater

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CO2 Levels In The Atmosphere Reach Highest Point In Human Existence

5:05Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey introduce the Green New Deal
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Democrats Walk Tightrope With Green New Deal

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US Reportedly Refused To Sign Arctic Council Declaration

1:15IPBES summit meeting.
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New Report Shows The Earth Is Changing At An 'Unprecedented' Rate

0:55House of Representatives
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House Passes Bill To Stop US From Leaving Paris Climate Agreement

0:49U.K. Parliament.
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UK Lawmakers Declare Symbolic Climate Emergency

1:15'Extinction Revolution' protests in London
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London Climate Protesters Say Demonstrations Inspired A Call To Action

2:15New York City skyline
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Hot, Polluted Cities Can Show How Future Allergies Might Get Worse

1:05London police clearing Oxford Circus of protesters
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UK Police Arrest More Than 1,000 Climate Change Protesters

1:07New York City.
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NYC Unveils Plan To Slash Its Buildings' Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Journalist Laura Parker holds up an issue of National Geographic
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National Geographic Wants You To Cut Back On Single-Use Plastics

1:30The Nebraska Army National Guard helps with flood response efforts on March 14, near Columbus, Nebraska
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The Midwest Floods Could Be A Preview Of The Region's Future

1:17A bleached piece of coral stands among other coral off the coast of Florida.
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Mass Bleaching Events Hurt The Great Barrier Reef's Ability To Rebuild

1:12Jakobshavn Glacier

A Greenland Glacier Is Gaining Ice, But Scientists Aren't Optimistic

1:25Students in London take part in protest on climate change
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Students Around The World Protest Climate Change Inaction