Climate

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California Farmers On Drought: ‘You’re Going To See Higher Prices’

Governor Jerry Brown’s mandatory statewide water restrictions, announced Wednesday amidst escalated effects of the state’s historic drought, mean big changes for the residents of California.

04/01/2015

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Santa Monica Ferris Wheel, LAX Gateway Pylons Go Dark For Earth Hour

The Pacific Wheel’s 160,000 energy-efficient LED lights went out at 8:30 p.m. with the exception of rim safety lighting, recognizing the climate change campaign.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2015

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SoCal-Based SpaceX Launches First-Ever Deep Space Mission For Private Company

After a pair of delays, SpaceX, the space transport company based in Hawthorne, California, successfully launched their Falcon 9 rocket Wednesday, propelling the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) deeper into space than the company had ever ventured before.

02/11/2015

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Wild Weather Adjustment Brings Record Heat, Sun Back To Southland

Less than a week ago, it was snowing throughout much of Southern California. On Tuesday, people needed sunblock.

01/06/2015

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LA To Host Climate Summit With Chinese, US Leaders

Los Angeles will host a climate change summit next year to begin efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and China.

11/22/2014

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Running On Empty: Climate Change

Among leading scientists, there is little doubt the Earth’s climate is changing.

07/31/2014

Charles Bolden discusses NASA's asteroid initiative at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena on May 23, 2013. (credit: NASA/JPL)

NASA Administrator Visits JPL To Check Progress Of Satellites Designed To Monitor Earth’s Climate

A NASA administrator was at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena Tuesday to check the progress of three satellites designed to monitor the Earth’s climate.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/13/2013

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Severe Weather, Crop Losses Blamed For Coming Spike In Wine Prices

Be sure to enjoy your next glass, wine aficionados: prices for your favorite vino are expected to jump in coming months.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/18/2012

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JPL: ‘Extreme’ Urban Makeover Behind Warmer Southland Temps

For many people in Southern California, it’s just not as cool as it used to be — and one climatologist says it has nothing to do with “global warming”.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/08/2011