Climate & Energy

Climate change made catastrophic coral bleaching 175 times more likely

A new study compares the probability of coral-bleaching ocean temperatures occurring with and without the effects of global warming


Watch Emma Thompson take on fracking … with cake

The first and only episode of "The Frack-free Bake Off" was filmed on land leased for fracking.


These gorgeous photos of national parks make America look great again

Our politics may be ugly, but our landscape sure is beautiful.


Two senators want the U.S. to start selling war bonds — to fight climate change

The climate crisis could require WWII-scale mobilization. Is this what that looks like?


Trump’s foreign policy plan has one giant, baffling hole

The world recognizes climate change is a problem. Except Trump.

Business & Technology

More cheating automakers? Mitsubishi and Fiat are now in hot water, too.

Looks like VW isn't the only car manufacturer with a truthiness problem.

Climate & Energy

8 ways humans were recording the climate before it was hot

From freezing ponds to migrating wildlife, ancient records can tell us a lot about our changing climate.


What’s in the new McNugget? No one will tell me.

McDonald’s has debuted a “cleaner,” “simpler” nugget. What makes it so? It’s a secret, apparently.

Climate & Energy

Why China (really) is losing its appetite for coal

It's not just the economy, stupid.