Climate change beliefs influenced by recession

Americans are less likely to believe in man-made climate change as economic conditions get tougher, new research shows.

OccupyWallSt: America's first Internet-era movement

Many journalists frequently deride the ongoing OccupyWallStreet protests which started in New York City but have since spread nationwide.

Recession triggers cut in carbon emissions

The world economic recession appears to have been responsible for a fall in global emissions of carbon dioxide betweem 2008 and 2009.