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Climate disinformation leaves a lasting mark as the world warms | science news

By DAVID KLEPPER – Associated Press When nations around the world agreed to cut carbon emissions through the Kyoto Protocol in 1998, America’s fossil fuel companies planned their response, including an aggressive strategy to inject doubt into the public debate. “Victory,” according to the American Petroleum Institute memo, “will be achieved when the average person …

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Climate disinformation leaves a lasting mark as the world warms | science news

By DAVID KLEPPER – Associated Press When nations around the world agreed to cut carbon emissions through the Kyoto Protocol in 1998, America’s fossil fuel companies planned their response, including an aggressive strategy to inject doubt into the public debate. “Victory,” according to the American Petroleum Institute memo, “will be achieved when the average citizen …

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Rich nations have inflicted climate damage on poorer ones, study says science news

By SETH BORENSTEIN and DREW COSTLEY – The Associated Press Scientists, officials and activists have long pointed to the injustice in the national history of greenhouse gas emissions, with rich nations benefiting from global warming and poor suffering, and now a study released Tuesday aims to calculate how many economic impacts major issuers have on …

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