Senate vs science

January 2015
Nature;1/29/2015, Vol. 517 Issue 7536, p527
Academic Journal
The article reports that several Republicans have supported for climate change research in the U.S. Topics noted include the amendment of the idea regarding the link between human activity and climate change, criticism of President Barack Obama's regulations on carbon dioxide and methane emission mitigation, call for a transition to natural gas and renewable resources such as wind and solar, and need to enact climate legislation clarifying the cost of carbon for all energy investments.


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