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  • Gore says Trump can't stop climate movement

    Gore says Trump can't stop climate movement

    Monday, May 22 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-05-22 17:14:40 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 1:14 PM EDT2017-05-22 17:14:40 GMT
    Al Gore says that the first four months of Donald Trump's presidency have proven that no one person can stop the climate movement, "not even the president.".
    Al Gore says that the first four months of Donald Trump's presidency have proven that no one person can stop the climate movement, "not even the president.".
  • China says no mining in its immediate plans for Antarctica

    China says no mining in its immediate plans for Antarctica

    Monday, May 22 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-05-22 16:35:05 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 12:35 PM EDT2017-05-22 16:35:05 GMT
    Chinese officials plan to detail their ambitions for Antarctica as Beijing hosts a meeting of the international organization that oversees management of the polar region.
    Chinese officials plan to detail their ambitions for Antarctica as Beijing hosts a meeting of the international organization that oversees management of the polar region.
  • Water leaks into 'Doomsday' seed vault

    Water leaks into 'Doomsday' seed vault

    Monday, May 22 2017 6:42 AM EDT2017-05-22 10:42:43 GMT
    Monday, May 22 2017 7:16 AM EDT2017-05-22 11:16:47 GMT

    The vault's purpose is to preserve the world's seeds in case they are otherwise wiped out by some calamity. 

    The vault's purpose is to preserve the world's seeds in case they are otherwise wiped out by some calamity. 

  • US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change

    US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change

    Sunday, May 21 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-05-21 12:45:06 GMT
    Sunday, May 21 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-05-21 12:45:06 GMT
    Fiji says uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of the Paris Agreement won't stop the rest of the international community from trying to make progress at this year's international climate summit.
    Fiji says uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of the Paris Agreement won't stop the rest of the international community from trying to make progress at this year's international climate summit.
  • Hope you're planning ahead for this year's eclipse

    Hope you're planning ahead for this year's eclipse

    Saturday, May 20 2017 1:15 AM EDT2017-05-20 05:15:35 GMT
    www.justinngphoto.comwww.justinngphoto.com

    It's been nearly 100 years since the last total solar eclipse across the United States from the Pacific to the Atlantic.  Get ready for another.

    It's been nearly 100 years since the last total solar eclipse across the United States from the Pacific to the Atlantic.  Get ready for another.

  • Go west, young pine: US forests shifting with climate change

    Go west, young pine: US forests shifting with climate change

    Friday, May 19 2017 12:33 PM EDT2017-05-19 16:33:08 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 12:33 PM EDT2017-05-19 16:33:08 GMT
    A new study finds a warmer, wetter climate is helping push Eastern U.S. trees to the north and, surprisingly, west.
    A new study finds a warmer, wetter climate is helping push Eastern U.S. trees to the north and, surprisingly, west.
  • California tortoises died trying to reproduce during drought

    California tortoises died trying to reproduce during drought

    Friday, May 19 2017 12:01 PM EDT2017-05-19 16:01:00 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 12:01 PM EDT2017-05-19 16:01:00 GMT
    Scientists examining the deaths of female desert tortoises near Joshua Tree National Park say it appears the animals died while exhausting their water and energy to lay eggs during California's drought.
    Scientists examining the deaths of female desert tortoises near Joshua Tree National Park say it appears the animals died while exhausting their water and energy to lay eggs during California's drought.
  • Tiny uninhabited Pacific isle has 38 million pieces of trash

    Tiny uninhabited Pacific isle has 38 million pieces of trash

    Friday, May 19 2017 6:00 AM EDT2017-05-19 10:00:50 GMT
    Friday, May 19 2017 6:00 AM EDT2017-05-19 10:00:50 GMT
    When researchers traveled to a tiny, uninhabited island in the midst of the Pacific Ocean, they were astonished to find an estimated 38 million pieces of trash washed up on the beaches.
    When researchers traveled to a tiny, uninhabited island in the midst of the Pacific Ocean, they were astonished to find an estimated 38 million pieces of trash washed up on the beaches.
  • New Zealand quake scientists discover surprise: Hot water

    New Zealand quake scientists discover surprise: Hot water

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-05-18 00:56:52 GMT
    Wednesday, May 17 2017 8:56 PM EDT2017-05-18 00:56:52 GMT
    Researchers in New Zealand have stumbled upon hot water while drilling deep into an earthquake fault, discovering a potential source of energy for industries like dairy farming.
    Researchers in New Zealand have stumbled upon hot water while drilling deep into an earthquake fault, discovering a potential source of energy for industries like dairy farming.
  • Astronauts ace station's 200th spacewalk, shortened by leak

    Astronauts ace station's 200th spacewalk, shortened by leak

    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:29 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:29:02 GMT
    Wednesday, May 17 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-05-17 21:33:33 GMT
    An equipment water leak has shortened Friday's spacewalk by two U.S. astronauts at the International Space Station.
    An equipment water leak has shortened Friday's spacewalk by two U.S. astronauts at the International Space Station.
  • Contrails or chemtrails in sky over Valley?

    Contrails or chemtrails in sky over Valley?

    Monday, May 15 2017 11:30 AM EDT2017-05-15 15:30:07 GMT
    Tuesday, May 16 2017 1:00 AM EDT2017-05-16 05:00:23 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    If you've sever seen those cloud-like trails behind airplanes -- and you probably have -- you might have wondered what they were and why there were so many. A local couple had those questions and came to CBS 5 for answers.

    If you've sever seen those cloud-like trails behind airplanes -- and you probably have -- you might have wondered what they were and why there were so many. A local couple had those questions and came to CBS 5 for answers.

  • Calf born at North Dakota ranch has 2 extra limbs

    Calf born at North Dakota ranch has 2 extra limbs

    Saturday, May 13 2017 2:53 PM EDT2017-05-13 18:53:28 GMT
    Saturday, May 13 2017 2:53 PM EDT2017-05-13 18:53:28 GMT
    A calf born seemingly healthy at a North Dakota ranch has an extra set of limbs hanging off its neck.
    A calf born seemingly healthy at a North Dakota ranch has an extra set of limbs hanging off its neck.
  • EPA allows mine company to pursue permits near Alaska bay

    EPA allows mine company to pursue permits near Alaska bay

    Saturday, May 13 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-05-13 06:32:07 GMT
    Saturday, May 13 2017 2:32 AM EDT2017-05-13 06:32:07 GMT
    The Trump administration has settled a lawsuit over a proposal to develop a massive gold and copper mine at the headwaters of one of Alaska's premier salmon fisheries.
    The Trump administration has settled a lawsuit over a proposal to develop a massive gold and copper mine at the headwaters of one of Alaska's premier salmon fisheries.
  • Scientists name newly ID'd dino for Ghostbusters monster

    Scientists name newly ID'd dino for Ghostbusters monster

    Friday, May 12 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-05-12 20:15:25 GMT
    Friday, May 12 2017 4:15 PM EDT2017-05-12 20:15:25 GMT

    Scientists in Toronto have named a newly-identified dinosaur after a monster from the original "Ghostbusters" film.

    Scientists in Toronto have named a newly-identified dinosaur after a monster from the original "Ghostbusters" film.

  • Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

    Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

    Friday, May 12 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-05-12 18:14:57 GMT
    Friday, May 12 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-05-12 18:14:57 GMT

    Top White House advisers have postponed a meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris.

    Top White House advisers have postponed a meeting to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris.

  • Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

    Trump administration hollows out EPA science integrity board

    Friday, May 12 2017 10:01 AM EDT2017-05-12 14:01:52 GMT
    Friday, May 12 2017 10:01 AM EDT2017-05-12 14:01:52 GMT

    The Trump administration will not reappoint half an important board of outside experts who advise the Environmental Protection Agency on the integrity of its science.

    The Trump administration will not reappoint half an important board of outside experts who advise the Environmental Protection Agency on the integrity of its science.

  • Scientists in South Africa reveal more on human-like species

    Scientists in South Africa reveal more on human-like species

    Thursday, May 11 2017 8:27 PM EDT2017-05-12 00:27:58 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 8:35 PM EDT2017-05-12 00:35:12 GMT
    Scientists say a species belonging to the human family tree whose remnants were first discovered in a South African cave in 2015 lived several hundred thousand years ago, indicating that the creature was alive at...
    Scientists say a species belonging to the human family tree whose remnants were first discovered in a South African cave in 2015 lived several hundred thousand years ago, indicating that the creature was alive at the same time as Africa's first humans.
  • Somalia leader wants arms embargo lifted to fight al-Shabab

    Somalia leader wants arms embargo lifted to fight al-Shabab

    Thursday, May 11 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-05-11 17:16:32 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-05-11 17:16:32 GMT
    Britain is hosting a high-level conference to address the deepening humanitarian crisis and security situation in Somalia.
    Britain is hosting a high-level conference to address the deepening humanitarian crisis and security situation in Somalia.
  • Obama: Private sector is key to tackling climate change

    Obama: Private sector is key to tackling climate change

    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:29 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:29:11 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 10:33 AM EDT2017-05-11 14:33:26 GMT
    Former U.S. President Barack Obama is in Milan to deliver a keynote speech on food security and the environment, two issues that he has long worked on.
    Former U.S. President Barack Obama is in Milan to deliver a keynote speech on food security and the environment, two issues that he has long worked on.
  • Environmentalists triumph as Senate upholds drilling rule

    Environmentalists triumph as Senate upholds drilling rule

    Thursday, May 11 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-05-11 08:46:07 GMT
    Thursday, May 11 2017 4:46 AM EDT2017-05-11 08:46:07 GMT
    The Senate has voted to move forward on a measure to overturn an Obama-era regulation restricting harmful methane emissions that escape from oil and gas wells on federal land.
    The Senate has voted to move forward on a measure to overturn an Obama-era regulation restricting harmful methane emissions that escape from oil and gas wells on federal land.
  • Park officials looking to reduce Grand Canyon bison numbers

    Park officials looking to reduce Grand Canyon bison numbers

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 3:02 PM EDT2017-05-10 19:02:41 GMT
    Wednesday, May 10 2017 8:21 PM EDT2017-05-11 00:21:24 GMT
    Bison grazing at the Grand Canyon (Source; National Park Service)Bison grazing at the Grand Canyon (Source; National Park Service)

    The National Park Service has announced plans to reduce the number of bison found near the Grand Canyon's North Rim through lethal and nonlethal means. 

    The National Park Service has announced plans to reduce the number of bison found near the Grand Canyon's North Rim through lethal and nonlethal means. 

  • Dakota Access pipeline leaked 84 gallons of oil in April

    Dakota Access pipeline leaked 84 gallons of oil in April

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:57:34 GMT
    Wednesday, May 10 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-05-10 21:57:34 GMT
    South Dakota officials say an 84-gallon oil leak along the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline was minor, and developer Energy Transfer Partners won't be fined.
    South Dakota officials say an 84-gallon oil leak along the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline was minor, and developer Energy Transfer Partners won't be fined.
  • Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

    Trump delaying decision on Paris climate deal

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-05-10 07:07:08 GMT
    Wednesday, May 10 2017 3:07 AM EDT2017-05-10 07:07:08 GMT
    Top White House advisers are expected to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration.
    Top White House advisers are expected to discuss whether the United States should withdraw from the landmark international climate deal struck in Paris under the Obama administration.
  • Vatican celebrates big bang to dispel faith-science conflict

    Vatican celebrates big bang to dispel faith-science conflict

    Wednesday, May 10 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-05-10 04:36:16 GMT
    Wednesday, May 10 2017 12:36 AM EDT2017-05-10 04:36:16 GMT
    The Vatican is celebrating the big-bang theory.
    The Vatican is celebrating the big-bang theory.
  • Energy state Republicans under pressure on methane rule

    Energy state Republicans under pressure on methane rule

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-05-10 01:35:14 GMT
    Tuesday, May 9 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-05-10 01:35:14 GMT
    Republicans from energy-producing states are under pressure as the Senate weighs whether to overturn an Obama-era regulation to restrict harmful methane emissions escaping from oil and gas wells on public land. (Source: CNN)Republicans from energy-producing states are under pressure as the Senate weighs whether to overturn an Obama-era regulation to restrict harmful methane emissions escaping from oil and gas wells on public land. (Source: CNN)

    Republicans from energy-producing states are under pressure as the Senate weighs whether to overturn an Obama-era regulation to restrict harmful methane emissions escaping from oil and gas wells on public land.

    Republicans from energy-producing states are under pressure as the Senate weighs whether to overturn an Obama-era regulation to restrict harmful methane emissions escaping from oil and gas wells on public land.

  • UN climate talks begin amid uncertainty over US position

    UN climate talks begin amid uncertainty over US position

    Tuesday, May 9 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-05-09 19:37:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 9 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-05-09 19:37:53 GMT
    Officials are resuming U.N. climate talks this week amid uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of a global emissions-cutting deal.
    Officials are resuming U.N. climate talks this week amid uncertainty over whether the United States will pull out of a global emissions-cutting deal.
  • US to attend UN climate talks as Trump weighs Paris pullout

    US to attend UN climate talks as Trump weighs Paris pullout

    Monday, May 8 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-05-08 15:54:52 GMT
    Monday, May 8 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-05-08 15:54:52 GMT
    The United States will attend U.N. climate change meetings in Germany next week even as the Trump administration considers withdrawing from the Paris global emissions-cutting deal.
    The United States will attend U.N. climate change meetings in Germany next week even as the Trump administration considers withdrawing from the Paris global emissions-cutting deal.
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