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Climate change has become synonymous with melting glaciers and blazing summer months, but there is one very small casualty of global warming that isn't front page news: butterflies.
Activists are meeting in Norfolk on the threat climate change poses to Virginia's coastal communities.
A three-year study concludes that vital infrastructure at the world's largest naval base in Norfolk would not survive the impact of climate change by the second half of this century.
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Wind, heat, rain, snow and severe storms have long been blamed for interruptions to the nation's overall infrastructure, but federal and state officials are more carefully studying changing weather patterns as a direct threat to human health.
Noah Bradshaw knows what the rising waters of the Chesapeake Bay can do to a community. The 68-year-old city inspector grew up in a house in town that had been moved from nearby Holland Island a century ago.
The Smithsonian Institution has appointed a marine science expert from the College of William and Mary to direct a global network of observatories monitoring climate change and human impacts on ocean life.
The Washington Monument served as the backdrop as thousands rallied on the National Mall Sunday afternoon to urge President Obama and Congress to pass climate change legislation.
The University of Maryland is seeking volunteers for a coast-to-coast study of trees and climate change.
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