Articles by Brian Merchant
The actor tells us he's pledged to divest all his money from fossil fuels and invest in cleantech, and wants to convince Leonardo DiCaprio and the cast of the Avengers to do the same.
The warmest August in recorded history felt to me like a breezy afternoon in the middle of fall.
That time the UN and the Weather Channel teamed up to produce science fiction.
"Let's be honest, straight people probably can't get us out of this mess on their own."
On the night of March 11, a Twitter user stood at a window in downtown LA and took a photo of his rifle, the barrel aimed at what appeared to be a couple of pedestrians standing on a street corner in the distance.
Stop using the word 'Luddite'—unless you're talking about a powerful, anti-automation labor movement that struck fear into the heart of industry.
"In 2013, renewable power capacity expanded at its fastest pace to date."
When we're desperate for water, we'll believe just about anything.
There's an 80 percent chance the region will be hit with a decade-long drought, and a 20-50 percent chance it will weather a 35-year megadrought.
And Ken Caldeira, the climate scientist who pioneered the research, fears its time is coming.