Trump’s Tariffs Cost Americans...

Dec 6, 2019 by

Trump’s tariffs have harmed Americans by raising prices, cutting jobs, and losing the US billions in investment opportunities. From 2017–2021, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) expects 62,000 fewer jobs in the solar industry — which is more than the entire US coal mining industry.

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These puffers are filled with ...

Dec 6, 2019 by

Pangaia’s FLWRDWN offers a cruelty-free and sustainable option for keeping warm.

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A Key Climate Justice Question...

Dec 6, 2019 by

Environmental justice advocates and indigenous groups argue that emissions trading leaves the poor bearing the brunt of pollution.

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Getting rid of pollution impro...

Dec 6, 2019 by

After decades of steadily declining, air pollution is once again on the rise in the United States. Between 2016 and 2018, pollution of fine particulate matter — tiny particles that are emitted whenever we burn anything — rose by more than 5 percent.

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Jane Fonda: We Have to Live Li...

Dec 6, 2019 by

I don’t want to look back and wonder what more I could have done to save our planet.

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The Imperial Oil Files: New Co...

Dec 5, 2019 by

Today, DeSmog and the Climate Investigations Center are co-launching a large collection of documents from Exxon’s Canadian subsidiary, Imperial Oil, that DeSmog collected from a company archive in Calgary over the past several years.

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Resilient coral could pass dow...

Dec 5, 2019 by

Coral rely on a symbiotic relationship with colonies of algae that live inside their bodies to survive.

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Iceland Fights Climate Change ...

Dec 5, 2019 by

What can you do if you’re a smallish island in the North Atlantic with a lot of snow and a melting economy? Quite a lot, it turns out, if you’re prepared to put local people’s needs first.

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Three Reasons why The Pentagon...

Dec 5, 2019 by

It has been reported that the hearing will likely focus on how the current Pentagon officials are Implementing the National Defense Strategy, a policy document that is a clear departure from previous administrations in many ways, not least in its omission of climate change as a national security threat (which I wrote about here).

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Global Carbon Emissions Will H...

Dec 5, 2019 by

Global carbon emissions will hit a record high once again in 2019, despite climate scientists warning louder than ever of impending environmental disaster, according to a study published Wednesday.

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Humanity Is Riding Delusion to...

Dec 4, 2019 by

As the U.S. government, as well as far too many Americans, remain fixated on the decidedly minor threat of Islamist “terrorism,” two actual global existential perils persist and are hardly addressed.

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Atmospheric Rivers Fuel Most W...

Dec 4, 2019 by

As global temperatures rise, studies show there may be fewer atmospheric rivers, but they’ll tend to be bigger and more intense.

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Politicians knew the inconveni...

Dec 4, 2019 by

Earlier this year, the seven states that depend on the Colorado River made history.

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What’s ‘Fair’ When It Comes to...

Dec 4, 2019 by

The average American and Australian generates nearly 3½ times the global average of carbon dioxide pollution.

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The Next Generation of Childre...

Dec 4, 2019 by

New study finds that hot weather increases the risk of early childbirth.

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If Factory Farm Conditions Are...

Dec 3, 2019 by

n 2014, the Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, commissioned by the UK government and Wellcome Trust, estimated that 700,000 people around the world die each year due to drug-resistant infections.

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Vancouver says no more foam fo...

Dec 3, 2019 by

A ban will take place in the new year, followed by crackdowns on straws and grocery bags.

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Invasive grasses are fueling w...

Dec 3, 2019 by

The Santa Ana winds that help drive fall and winter wildfires in California have died down, providing welcome relief for residents. But other ecological factors contribute to fires in ways that scientists are still discovering.

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The good news about climate ch...

Dec 3, 2019 by

The American people have made it clear that they want to see swift and strong action on climate change. Ask your Member of Congress to cosponsor the 100% Clean Economy Act of 2019.

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‘Climate chaos’ is displacing ...

Dec 3, 2019 by

Climate-fueled disasters such as wildfires, cyclones, and floods were the No. 1 reason that people were forced to flee their homes in the last decade, according to Oxfam, an international confederation of 19 organizations that focus on global poverty.

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America’s Red State Death Trip...

Dec 3, 2019 by

Why does falling life expectancy track political orientation?

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The media keeps ignoring the b...

Dec 3, 2019 by

With the House Judiciary Committee poised to take up the impeachment baton and hold a new round of public hearings this month, the Beltway press continues to absorb and echo Republican talking points that claim the inquiry isn’t resonating with Americans.

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Want to fight climate change e...

Dec 2, 2019 by

These are six of the most high-impact, cost-effective, evidence-based organizations. You may not have heard of them.

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Comedian Hasan Minhaj tackles ...

Dec 2, 2019 by

His analysis is both informative and humorous – a perfect way to spur people to action.

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Why (Some) Automakers Are Work...

Dec 2, 2019 by

The Los Angeles Auto Show is just wrapping up, but while my colleague Dave Reichmuth was there getting a sneak peek at what the next couple years have in store, California’s emissions regulators were absent for the first time in 50 years.

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Climate Change Is Finally Havi...

Dec 2, 2019 by

The Sunrise Movement is sick of waiting.

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