The Trump administration tried...

Aug 16, 2019 by

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is supposed to use the “latest available science” to help the nation’s farmers avoid risk, according to its own mission.

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As Global Warming Increases, I...

Aug 13, 2019 by

I’m sure you’ve heard that old adage, “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.”

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Automakers, Rejecting Trump Po...

Aug 1, 2019 by

Four of the world’s largest automakers have struck a deal with California to reduce automobile emissions, siding with the state in its fight with President Trump over one of his most consequential regulatory rollbacks.

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How Climate Change Could Trigg...

Aug 1, 2019 by

The Federal Reserve should act aggressively to reduce that risk, a leading economic historian argues.

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10 Ways Andrew Wheeler Has Dec...

Jul 15, 2019 by

On July 8, President Trump hosted a White House event to unabashedly tout his truly abysmal environmental record.

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5 Creative Ways People are Car...

Jul 12, 2019 by

It’s no secret that our planet isn’t in the best shape. The poles’ protective ice is melting, there’s a hole in the ozone layer, and no one can figure out quickly enough how to replace CO2- producing cars.

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24 Governors Call on Trump to ...

Jul 10, 2019 by

The opposition to one of President Trump’s most consequential regulatory rollbacks — a plan to weaken pollution standards for automobiles nationwide — widened on Tuesday when 24 governors, including three Republicans, urged the president to abandon his plan.

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Six shocking climate events th...

Jul 9, 2019 by

Heat waves, melting glaciers, and wasp “super nests.”

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Maine Hits Clean Energy Grand ...

Jul 9, 2019 by

As a baseball fan, I’m looking forward to watching the best players in the world compete for bragging rights in the 90th Major League Baseball All-Star game tonight. As a Maine resident for the past 11 years, I’m even more thrilled to see Maine regain its all-star status as a clean energy leader.

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It’s the End of the World as T...

Jul 8, 2019 by

On election night 2016, Kim Cobb, a professor at the School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Georgia Tech, was on Christmas Island, the world’s largest ring-shaped coral reef atoll, about 1,300 miles south of Hawaii.

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The Latest Signs We Are Cookin...

Jul 3, 2019 by

A European Union satellite has confirmed that June was the hottest month on earth since scientific record-keeping began around 1850.

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Airplane Contrails’ Clim...

Jun 27, 2019 by

The clouds created by jet engine pollution have a surprisingly powerful short-term impact on global warming.

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What if We Paid Farmers to Fig...

Jun 24, 2019 by

For pennies a meal, the federal government can incentivize better environmental services.

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100 times more pollution than ...

Jun 21, 2019 by

The numbers are stunning: Methane pollution from ammonia fertilizer plants is 100 times higher than what the industry reports, and substantially above what the Environmental Protection Agency estimates for all industrial processes in the United States.

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Temperatures leap 40 degrees a...

Jun 17, 2019 by

And it may be messing with our weather.

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Arctic death spiral speeds up ...

Jun 10, 2019 by

The Arctic just saw its hottest May on record.

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Google, Facebook, and Microsof...

Jun 6, 2019 by

The conference was backed by a group founded to spread the “good news” about carbon emissions.

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Companies See Climate Change H...

Jun 6, 2019 by

Many of the world’s biggest companies, from Silicon Valley tech firms to large European banks, are bracing for the prospect that climate change could substantially affect their bottom lines within the next five years…

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Coasts Should Plan for 6.5 Fee...

May 31, 2019 by

“Coastal decisions by and large require long lead times, and it would be nice if we could wait for the science to clear up, but we can’t,” one scientist said.

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Greenland’s Hidden Secret

May 29, 2019 by

Greenland is the Key to Global Sea Level Rise

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The Wettest 12 Months: New Ana...

May 27, 2019 by

April 2019 marked the wettest 12-month period in the United States since record-keeping began 124 years ago, breaking the previous record set from May 2015–April 2016. 

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Disturbing Animation Shows Wha...

May 23, 2019 by

In 2015, NASA revealed that Earth’s oceans are rising faster than expected, and the space agency projected that we’re now “locked in” to at least 90 cm of sea level rise in the coming decades.

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What If We Covered the Climate...

May 22, 2019 by

Can we get this story right? Can we tell it whole? Can we connect the dots and inspire people with the possibility of change?

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Global Warming Has Been Influe...

May 3, 2019 by

Tree rings from around the world match what climate models have suggested

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To Stop Global Catastrophe, We...

Apr 24, 2019 by

We have the technology to prevent climate crisis. But now we need to unleash mass resistance too – because collective action does work

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Global Wealth Gap Would Be Sma...

Apr 23, 2019 by

Climate change creates winners and losers. Norway is among the winners; Nigeria among the losers.

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The Problem With Putting a Pri...

Apr 10, 2019 by

Economists have workable policy ideas for addressing climate change. But what if they’re politically impossible?

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The Imminent Collapse of the “...

Apr 5, 2019 by

Thwaites glacier in West Antarctica are enormous in size and often referred to as the most dangerous glacier on Earth.

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How the Weather Gets Weaponize...

Mar 1, 2019 by

Welcome to the weather wars. As battle lines harden between climate advocates and deniers, both are increasingly using bouts of extreme weather as a weapon to try to win people to their side.

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The Best Books About Climate C...

Feb 26, 2019 by

Climate change is an undeniable phenomenon. It’s accepted as truth by nearly 100% of the scientific community.

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