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October 29, 2018
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, right, meets with St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter, left, and Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey by Mill City Museum in Minneapolis on Monday, Oct. 29. Frederick Melo / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Michael Bloomberg awards boost to St. Paul’s climate action goals
October 29, 2018 - 5:23pm
October 21, 2018
The Clearwater County Courthouse was filled with spectators on Tuesday, Oct. 9, for the criminal case against three "valve turners" who disrupted the flow of oil in two Enbridge pipelines in 2016. The judge dismissed the case against the three defendants. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Was it necessary? Parties weigh in on the criminal case involving Enbridge pipeline “valve turners”
October 21, 2018 - 6:05am
October 8, 2018
Minnesota scientists predict slower tree growth
October 8, 2018 - 7:25pm
September 12, 2018
Around Minnesota, winters just aren't as cold as they used to be. DNR climatologist Kenny Blumenfeld produced this graphic showing how Grand Rapids is losing its coldest temperature readings, which are usually collected overnight. The 1930s was something of an anomaly, he said, because the drought years caused colder temperatures. Source: Minnesota DNR
Experts say Minnesota's climate changing faster than other states
September 12, 2018 - 9:14am
April 5, 2018
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Senior Climatologist Kenneth Blumenfeld talks about climate change, history and projections with his “Climate Chaos in Minnesota” presentation at Central Lakes College in Brainerd on Wednesday, April 4. (Steve Kohls / Forum News Service)play button
'Warmer,' 'wetter,' 'extreme rainfall' trending in Minnesota: Climate change presentation at CLC raises concerns
April 5, 2018 - 3:24pm
November 6, 2017
Illustration by Carli Greninger
The concerns of ag groups show just how much is at stake in the climate change debate
November 6, 2017 - 6:01am
August 29, 2017
Both a male and female Blue Grosbeak are staying in Cottage Grove this year. Ben Douglas / Special to Forum News Service
Southeastern Twin Cities metro birders treated to a year of rarities
August 29, 2017 - 10:55am
August 10, 2017
The New York Times building in New York, Aug. 8, 2013. Robust digital growth powered The New York Times Company to one of its strongest quarters in recent years, as rising digital advertising revenue and new online subscriptions offset continued declines in print advertising. (Jabin Botsford/The New York Times)
New York Times guilty of large screw-up on climate-change story
August 10, 2017 - 2:14pm
August 8, 2017
New federal report finds strong link between climate change, human activity
August 8, 2017 - 9:31am
August 4, 2017
In an undated handout photo, the Cape Grim Baseline Air Pollution Station, in Tasmania. The station, along with its counterparts across the world, has been flashing a warning: The excess carbon dioxide scorching the planet rose at the highest rate on record in 2015 and 2016. Scientists are concerned over the cause of the rapid rise, which may indicate the world’s natural sponges that absorb carbon dioxide have changed. (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization via The New York Times)
Extreme weather seen killing 152,000 Europeans a year by 2100
August 4, 2017 - 5:37pm
July 12, 2017
An aerial view of the rift in the Larsen C seen in an image from the Digital Mapping System over the Antarctica Peninsula, Antarctica, on Nov. 10, 2016. Handout photo / NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
One of the biggest icebergs in recorded history just broke loose from Antarctica
July 12, 2017 - 2:30pm
July 10, 2017
Sen. Al Franken speaks with Peggy Kennedy, president of M State, about a program to fund partnerships between schools like M State and businesses Tuesday, March 22, 2016, in Moorhead. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Minn. Sen. Al Franken, David Letterman to collaborate on climate change video series
July 10, 2017 - 4:07pm
July 5, 2017
An aerial view of the rift in the Larsen C seen in an image from the Digital Mapping System over the Antarctica Peninsula, Antarctica, on Nov. 10, 2016. Handout photo / NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
An iceberg the size of Delaware is about to break off of Antarctica
July 5, 2017 - 3:01pm
June 19, 2017
Rick Perry just denied that humans are the main cause of climate change
June 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
June 10, 2017
Concerned globally, acting locally
June 10, 2017 - 5:33pm