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.

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.

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.

“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!

Trump and Cruz might drive even a Koch brother to vote for Clinton

You know it's bad when Charles Koch thinks you're too scary to vote for.