Climate & Energy

Climate & Energy

Thousands of felons are on the front lines of California’s forest fires

Over 30 percent of California's forest firefighters are prisoners.

Climate & Energy

Kids sue Obama over climate change

A youth coalition argues that the federal government shouldn't be supporting the fossil fuel industry.

Science

It turns out we’ve been trying to control the weather since forever

Despite all the current hype around geoengineering, our attempts to control the world's weather and climate go way, way back.

Politics

Al Gore for president? People are talking

There's speculation that the former veep and climate hero might run one more time, but Gore himself has been silent.

Science

In China, coal pollution kills someone every 21 seconds

A new study reveals that 4,000 people die every day from smog in the world's most populous nation.

The Surfer

How catching big waves helped turn this pro surfer into a conservationist

Ramon Navarro first came to the sea with his fisherman rather, found his own place on it as a surfer, and now fights to protect the coastline he loves.

Climate & Energy

Move over, MoMA, New York’s new climate change museum is about to be the hottest place in town

The recently approved project will focus on solutions to the climate crisis.

Living

Should you joke about good hair and scary earthquakes?

And can men be funny? We discuss on the MSNBC show Greenhouse.

Climate & Energy

Can Shell afford the risks of Arctic drilling?

How much oil would make Shell’s controversial Arctic bid profitable? And what would be the impact of a catastrophic oil spill?