Nov 5, 2015

Snow mounts but Antarctic ice continues to melt

West Antarctica has been getting 30 percent more snow over the past century, but the extra powder has not spelled good news for the melting ice sheet, researchers said Wednesday. Instead, the snow is likely a result of heightened storm activity over warmer ocean ...

Itty-bitty nations' leaders meet at California library

Apr 11, 2015

Itty-bitty nations' leaders meet at California library

The largest gathering of world leaders this side of the United Nations is to convene Saturday at a decidedly less glamorous edifice: the Anaheim Central Library down the street from Disneyland. No one will be representing the United States, Great Britain or China, but ...