Emily Atkin

Emily Atkin is a reporter for Climate Progress.

Trump’s EPA cuts would be a disaster for public health

“It literally will make people sick,” a former EPA official said.

Now there are air-pollution deniers, too

It's the new climate denial.

“Science” is no longer part of the EPA science office’s mission

Its website change signals a shift in the agency's direction.

Scott Pruitt is just as bad as Betsy Devos

So why has he gotten so little attention?

Power from the people: Human energy will fuel NYC’s New Year’s Eve ball drop

A 11,875-pound geodesic sphere, covered in 2,688 Waterford crystals, illuminated by 32,256 LED bulbs, powered completely by human energy.