Climate & Energy

Before the EPA, our cities looked like this

The agency protects much more than rural ponds and spotted owls.

on dangerous ground

A year later, we still don’t know who killed indigenous activist Berta Cáceres.

The mastermind behind the murder may remain at large.

best buds

Big oil just got a pass on methane reporting.

The EPA scuttled an effort to collect information on methane.

Bloom and doom

Spring just keeps getting earlier. Guess what’s behind it?

Early warmth carries consequences.

here be data

These maps show what Americans think about climate change.

A full 70 percent of survey respondents acknowledge that global warming is happening.

how low can you go

Antarctica’s sea ice just hit the lowest level ever seen.

And it's about to drop even further.

this is your brain on nature

Anxious, depressed, distracted — what if the cure is just outside?

Author Florence Williams talks trees, cities, and creativity in her new book "The Nature Fix."

take the lead

Meet 8 black leaders who are reshaping the climate movement

These scientists, activists, and organizers are working to protect our communities.

Trump’s plan to slash the EPA budget is “environmental racism in action”

The proposal targets programs for low-income people, minorities, and indigenous groups.