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.


Climate denier Cruz taps token believer Fiorina as running mate

Cruz hopes for a campaign miracle by bringing on a failed politician.

Climate & Energy

India’s worst drought in 50 years is shutting down farms, hospitals, and schools

The number of people currently affected by drought in India is greater than the entire U.S. population.

Pour one out

We just lost another critical climate satellite

These NASA satellites are some of our best tools for understanding climate change, and there's no plan to replace them.


The story behind Prince’s low-profile generosity to green causes

Environmental justice activist Van Jones helped the musician give to good causes anonymously.

Climate & Energy

“Keystone-ization” is the fossil fuel industry’s new nightmare

Does the growing file of scrapped pipeline plans forecast our energy future? Here’s hoping!