This week in climate news - 23 August 2015

The most popular articles from the past week.

How Much Will Antarctica and Greenland Ice Raise Seas?

Calculating sea level rise from climate change Is a quirky, complex task -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com. »
18 August 2015, 21:10 - scientificamerican - Search similar - Email

Fox News' inner struggle with climate misinformation

Fox anchor Shep Smith calls out the same science misinformation tactics used by his own network Research has shown that Fox News is a major driving force behind climate denial, decreasing viewer trust in scientists and the existence of global warming. In 2013, only 28% of Fox News’ climate science segments were accurate, although that was an improvement over its 7% accuracy in 2012. »
17 August 2015, 14:50 - guardian - Search similar - Email

U.S. EPA to propose rules to curb methane emissions from oil and gas sector

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will propose regulations on Tuesday aimed at cutting methane emissions from the oil and gas sector by up to 45 percent over the next decade from 2012 levels, sources familiar with the issue said on Monday. »
18 August 2015, 07:00 - reuters - Search similar - Email

China's carbon count could be overstated by 14 percent: Nature

International organizations could be overestimating emissions from China, the world's biggest producer of greenhouse gas because of problems in the way they calculate their data, said a study published by Nature on Wednesday. »
19 August 2015, 21:00 - reuters - Search similar - Email

Climate Change May Get Its Own Museum

New York City may add another museum, this one exploring global warming -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com. »
17 August 2015, 20:30 - scientificamerican - Search similar - Email

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