greenhouse gas emissions

climate change

A Strong US Economy Doesn’t Have to Mean a Worse Climate

A new report estimating the carbon emissions for 2018 shows they have risen for the first time in four years, in part due to the growing economy.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.9.19
climate change

The Trump Administration Is Officially Repealing the Clean Power Plan

Scott Pruitt announced his agency is rolling back President Obama’s signature policy, which aimed to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Louise Matsakis
10.9.17
politics

When Trump’s Energy Secretary Was Governor, Texas Led the US in Carbon Emissions

Under Rick Perry, the state emitted nearly as much CO2 as the entire country of Canada.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.13.16
videos

Inside the Forest That's Simulating Global Warming

Scientists are superheating this slice of land to see what will happen 100 years from now.
Madison Margolin
10.25.16
Power

How to Talk About the Paris Climate Agreement at the Bar

Is the world saved yet?
Kaleigh Rogers
9.22.16
News

A Tiny Canadian Satellite Is Going to Watch the World's Climate Offenders

Its creators say that four major operators from Canada's oil sands have already signed-up.
Matthew Braga
11.25.15
Food

We Can't Fix Climate Change Without Fixing Global Diets

According to a new study, there is no global warming fix that involves us continuing to eat what we eat or anything close.
Michael Byrne
8.31.14
California

There's a Good Chance the Southwest Will See a 35-Year Megadrought This Century

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.
Brian Merchant and Jordan Pearson
8.26.14