Freeze’s citrus losses top $800 million

FRESNO — Citrus growers said Tuesday they lost at least $800 million during a recent five-day freeze, the most devastating blow to the industry in more than a decade. The…

New Zealand’s belching animals

A special harness measured methane emissions By Kim Griggs in Wellington, New Zealand Trials carried out by New Zealand scientists have shown how changing pastures can directly reduce the emissions…

Global Warming’s Silver Lining

Earth’s temperature is on the rise, researchers say, and environmental watchdogs are howling, hoping it’s not too late to avert negative effects that could range from melting icecaps to mass…

Comrade Climate-change

Global warming is good for Russia SOME consequences of global warming are unambiguously bad. Rising sea levels can’t do anybody any good. Nor can higher temperatures in hotter bits of…