How Climate Change Intensified Hurricanes Harvey and Irma
A new article explores the devastating connection between these storms and global warming.
Former Trump Campaign Aide, Non-Scientist Now in Charge of EPA Grants
John Konkus told staff he is watching for the “double C-word,” climate change.
Another Federal Agency Deletes Climate Change From Its Website
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences explains why it has greatly reduced online mentions of global warming.
White House to Eliminate Office Tasked With Relocating Native Alaskan Coastal Communities
“We were getting down to the brass tacks of relocation [of towns at risk] and now work has just stopped.”
Former EPA Head on How Trump Should Handle New Climate Change Report
An Obama-era administrator understands why scientists fear the White House’s response to a new study.
New Federal Report on Climate Change Refutes Beliefs of Trump Cabinet
Thirteen federal agencies have until Sunday to approve the document, which blames human behavior for global warming.
Senators Call for Investigation Into Involuntary Job Reassignments for Federal Climate Scientists
In a letter obtained by The Washington Post, the senators say the reassignments could be an “abuse of power.”
Climate Scientist Blows Whistle on Trump Administration's Department of the Interior
Joel Clement says he lost his top policy analyst position for speaking up about the dangers of climate change to Native Alaskans.
South Miami is Latest U.S. City to Require Solar Panels on New Homes
It joins four California cities that previously passed similar laws.
California Communities Sue 37 Energy Companies for Negligence
The suits accuse Exxon, Shell and others of contributing to sea level rise in the coastal municipalities.
U.S. Further Isolated As Result of G-20 Anti-Climate Change Decisions
The rest of the leading economies vowed their commitment to the Paris Agreement—and to aiding the developing world with climate change impacts.
New Climate Change Study Shuts Down Climate Deniers
The peer-reviewed research shows that future global warming may be worse than scientists had previously projected.
READ: In Southern Louisiana, A Question of Whether to Stay or Go
Climate change has hit the region hard, and residents must answer an urgent question.
Black and Latina Moms Are Most Concerned With Climate Change
Most surveyed agreed that not enough was being done to keep children safe.
STUDY: 3 Ways Climate Change Will Have Unequal Economic Impacts Across US
Poor people of color will experience the worst of it.
ICYMI: The Montana Tribe Torn Between Coal and Culture
The Northern Cheyenne Reservation sits atop the Powder River Basin, which holds 40 percent of the U.S. coal supply.
U.S. Mayors Take Hard Pro-Environment and Clean Energy Stance at Annual Conference
Mayors adopted all 16 of the conference’s proposed resolutions on energy and the environment.
What the Numbers Tell Us About Tropical Storm Cindy
It’s hitting an area with a high concentration of Black people.
UPDATE: Judge Likely to Make Decision on DAPL Operations in September
A U.S. District Court judge will hear arguments from both sides throughout the summer.
REPORT: Bank Investments in Fossil Fuels Threaten Climate Change Goals
A new report finds that with $87 billion going toward the fossil fuel industry last year, banks are funding the possible failure of the Paris Agreement.