Obama pledges economic revival and gun control in union address

Talking Point Wed 13 Feb, AT 12:59

The US President's 'wide-ranging' State of the Union address sets out a bold vision for his second term

Obama: first president to use word 'gay' in inaugural address

First Reaction Tue 22 Jan, AT 10:48

President makes gay rights paramount as many welcome surprisingly liberal second-term agenda

Gun control, immigration top Obama's second term agenda

Summary Mon 21 Jan, AT 15:53

Four challenges for Obama when he returns to the Oval Office after today's inauguration celebrations

Will hottest year ever force US to confront climate change?

Talking Point Wed 9 Jan, AT 11:44

Scientists hope 2012's record-breaking heat will drive climate change onto the political agenda

Climate change on the agenda as Bloomberg backs Obama

First Reaction Fri 2 Nov, AT 09:12

New York mayor Michael Bloomberg throws his weight behind the President. Will it make a difference?

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Tory swing to right: it's enough to make a Lib Dem have kittens

Wed 5 Sep, AT 11:51 The Mole

Heathrow unguarded, a climate change sceptic at Environment and a green belt sceptic at Planning

Sudden Greenland ice sheet melt: is this climate change?

First Reaction Wed 25 Jul, AT 15:39

Nearly all of Greenland's ice sheet began to melt for a few days in July. Is climate change to blame?

Nasa image shows giant iceberg breaking off Greenland glacier

One-Minute Read Thu 19 Jul, AT 12:26

Petermann Glacier calves a second iceberg in two years, raising concerns at the rapid pace of ice loss

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David Cameron's caution is weakening the Conservatives

Opinion digest Mon 18 Jun, AT 10:16

Opinion digest: David Cameron and Tory re-branding, a tip for England at Euro 2012 and Europe's impending dark age

Fracking at Cuadrilla

Environment Agency boss backs fracking and nuclear power

First Post Tue 8 May, AT 14:39

Lord Smith gives guarded support for fracking as he tackles government over green issues

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