A Chinese flag flies in front of a coal-fired power plant in Tianjin, China. China is the world's biggest user of coal, and the world's biggest emitter of carbon. (c) Jeff Hutchens/Getty Images

Chinese coal linked to global warming standstill

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Masses of ice rise up to 120 feet above the water level near the Southern Shetlands archipelago in Antarctica during the southern hemisphere's summer season. (c) AP

Warmer oceans lead to faster glacier melting

[caption id="attachment_7788" align="alignnone" width="453" caption="Masses of ice rise up to 120 feet above the water level near the Southern Shetlands archipelago in Antarctica during the southern hemisphere's summer season. (c)...

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