- Nelson Mandela’s widow calls for urgent climate action at UN
The widow of Nelson Mandela punctured the self-congratulatory mood of the UN summit on Tuesday, saying world leaders had failed to rise to the challenge [...]
- The Benefits of Easing Climate Change
On Tuesday, more than 100 world leaders gathered at the United Nations to open a climate summit meeting that Secretary General Ban Ki-moon hopes will [...]
- President Obama Announces New Actions
Today, at the United Nations Climate Summit in New York, President Obama announced a new set of tools to harness the unique scientific and technological [...]
- Fixing Climate Change May Add No Costs, Report Says
In decades of public debate about global warming, one assumption has been accepted by virtually all factions: that tackling it would necessarily be costly. But [...]
- What Can Small Cities Do to Fight Climate Change?
Everyone should know by now that the US needs to adopt policies to restrain its profligate energy use. Per capita, we use the most of [...]
- Ocean algae can evolve fast to tackle climate change: study
Tiny marine algae can evolve fast enough to cope with climate change in a sign that some ocean life may be more resilient than thought [...]
- UN says CO2 pollution levels at annual record high
Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the U.N. weather agency [...]
- Climate Change Will Disrupt Half of North America’s Bird Species
The Baltimore oriole will probably no longer live in Maryland, the common loon might leave Minnesota, and the trumpeter swan could be entirely gone.
Those are [...]
- Hillary Clinton bashes climate change deniers
Hillary Clinton used strong words in her speech at the National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas on Thursday evening, but did little to illuminate [...]
- Cool summer doesn’t invalidate climate change
Labor Day has come and gone. Autumn looms. But how can summer be over when it never really began?
If you feel cheated — where were [...]