Climate & Energy

Climate & Energy

Education increases belief in climate change — everywhere except in the U.S.

A study of Gallup poll data from around the world finds some surprising universal principles about climate beliefs -- and some critical exceptions.

Climate & Energy

If the EPA relaxes deadlines for CO2 cuts, will the U.S. still be able to keep its climate promises?

Sources say states and utilities will likely be given longer to comply with Obama's Clean Power Plan.

Keeping up with the kayaktivists

Portland activists try to block Shell ship from heading to Arctic

The kayaktivists are back, and this time they've got company.

Living

Our climate may be screwed, but at least it makes for some good stories

Medium is collecting a series of really great fiction about our climate-screwed future.

Food

Some California farmers are ditching popular crops for less thirsty varieties

Instead of avocados and oranges, farmers are opting for pomegranates and ... dragonfruit?

Spoiler Alert

Warming waters are destroying your salmon burger

A changing climate is killing the sockeye salmon of the Columbia River.

Oklahoma just recorded 40 earthquakes in a week

Forget tornadoes: Thanks to fracking, Oklahoma is all about earthquakes now.

Food

To make meat greener, make it more efficiently

The planet isn't going vegetarian. But we could make all that meat a lot more efficiently, and less wastefully.

Climate & Energy

Hillary Clinton has a renewable energy plan, but she still needs one for fossil fuels

She proposes a big boost in solar power. Now what's needed is a big cut in dirty energy.