Climate & Energy

Climate & Energy

Republicans and Democrats agree on at least one thing: Wildfires are a major threat

A new bipartisan bill would put an end to the practice of “fire borrowing” to deal with the growing problem of mega-fires.

Climate & Energy

Tar sands oil is as bad for health as it is for climate

A new study found air pollution around Alberta's tar sand operations to rival a major city.

Climate & Energy

Climate change could wreck Yellowstone, Statue of Liberty, Galapagos Islands, other sites

See photos of the stunning UNESCO World Heritage sites that are under threat.

Politics

Fossil fuel darling Ted Cruz demands the feds stop investigating Exxon

He's like reverse Erin Brockovich.

Politics

“Rattled” by Trump, G7 nations eager to move up timeline for the Paris climate deal

They’re racing the clock against a possible Trump presidency.

Science

Believe it or not, some corals are doing just fine right now

You just have to look a little deeper to find them.

A guest view

Brazil’s impeachment crisis is bad news for climate change

The country has been a critical leader in fighting global warming, but now it's distracted by political upheaval.

Business & Technology

Nestlé’s bright idea: a water bottling plant in the desert

As Lake Mead hits a record low, Nestlé eyes nearby Phoenix as a prime spot to bottle water.

Justice

Air pollution is a real heartbreaker. No, really.

A new study links bad air quality to increased risk of heart disease.