All the Cancun climate talk discussions about numbers avoid the reality that we're already on the path to dangerous global warming.
This year's U.N. talks could be our last chance to slow climate change. So will world leaders finally get it right in Cancun?
Initial government estimates about the size of the Gulf oil spill were low -- way, way low.
If Republicans win back the House, efforts to make lightbulbs less efficient are the least of the Democrats' worries.
You can't see or smell the methane that poured into the ocean with the oil, but experts say it's stealthily destroying marine life.
The Democrats are planning to put forward a very tiny, weak energy package. Here's what we know is going to be in the package.
If you’ve been reading Mother Jones lately, you’ve heard about BP’s stranglehold on media access in the Gulf, which has included preventing reporters from visiting oil-soaked public beaches and barring its spill cleanup workers from …
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp by Rembrandt van RijnPhoto: Wikimedia Commons. The 1995 Chicago heat wave was one of the most brutal weather events the United States has ever experienced. On July 13, …
Cross-posted from MotherJones.com. The Bella Center, the venue hosting the Copenhagen climate negotiations, is overflowing with advocates seeking action on climate change. But their opponents have turned out in force too. They’re a little harder …
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