The scientist who first warned of climate change says it’s much worse than we thought

We read James Hansen’s terrifying new climate study, so you don't have to.

Climate & Energy

Trump says nuclear weapons are the riskiest kind of climate change

He's "not a big believer" in that more traditional kind of climate change, he tells the Washington Post editorial board.


The U.N.’s new climate mascot is … an Angry Bird?

Red wants to turn your kids into little climate hawks.


Climate activists gear up to protest new oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico

With their victory against Atlantic offshore drilling behind them, activists set their sights on shutting down new leases in the Gulf.

Business & Technology

Oil companies want to get in on the action in Cuba

As the White House talks about cooperating with Cuba on climate change, Big Oil salivates at the prospect of drilling off the nation's coast.


Leonardo DiCaprio gives $1 million to help island nation protect its oceans

You can’t buy our love, but this is a pretty good way to start.

Climate & Energy

Colorado considers bill to make it easier to sue Big Oil over fracking earthquakes

Anti-fracking legislation is picking up steam in Colorado.

Climate & Energy

China’s new 5-year plan is out, and it doesn’t sacrifice the environment for the economy

The plan calls for a cap on energy consumption while maintaining economic growth.

Climate & Energy

After Keystone failure, TransCanada comes up with another pipeline scheme in the U.S.

The Canadian pipeline giant plans to buy an American natural gas pipeline company with a history of environmental problems.