Animals Can Get Covid-19, Too. Without Government Action, That Could Make the Coronavirus Harder to Control
Veterinarians say they worry the virus could take up residence in animal species in the US. But public health officials only want to talk about people.
By Liza Gross
Coal Communities Across the Nation Want Biden to Fund an Economic Transition to Clean Power
The president promised to create a task force on how best to help the communities. Advocates want that and new jobs, broadband internet and funding for health and education.
By James Bruggers
Global Ice Loss on Pace to Drive Worst-Case Sea Level Rise
A new study combines ice melt data from all sources to reaffirm one of the most serious climate change threats.
By Bob Berwyn
Eminent Domain Lets Pipeline Developers Take Land, Pay Little, Say Black Property Owners
By Carrington J. Tatum, MLK50
Activists See Biden’s Day One Focus on Environmental Justice as a Critical Campaign Promise Kept
By Kristoffer Tigue, Agya K. Aning, Judy Fahys, Katie Surma
Warming Trends: A Catastrophe for Monarchs, ‘Science Moms’ and Greta’s Cheeky Farewell to Trump
By Katelyn Weisbrod
Biden Signs Sweeping Orders to Tackle Climate Change and Rollback Trump’s Anti-Environment Legacy
By Sabrina Shankman, Dan Gearino, David Hasemyer, James Bruggers, Judy Fahys, Marianne Lavelle, Phil McKenna
Power Switch: Lessons From Germany’s Energy Revolution
Hot Molecules: Low Hanging Super Greenhouse Gases
Superfund Super Threats: Toxic Sites at Climate Risk Near You
Anti-Scientists: A Contrarian Minority’s Suspect Work
American Climate: The Future is Already Here
Fumes in South Portland: The oil storage tanks next door
Dangers Without Borders: Is the Military Ready for Warming?
Harvesting Peril: Extreme Weather on the American Farm
Finding Middle Ground: Climate Conversations Across America
Choke Hold: How the Fossil Fuel Industry Guards Its Interests
Exxon: The Road Not Taken (aka #ExxonKnew)
Meltdown: Terror at the Top of the World
Big Oil, Bad Air: Fracking the Texas Prairie
Clean Break: Germany’s Energy Transformation
Dilbit Disaster: The Biggest Oil Spill You’ve Never Heard Of
Warming Trends: A Manatee with ‘Trump’ on its Back, a Climate Version of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and an Arctic Podcast
A column highlighting climate-related studies, innovations, books, cultural events and other developments from the global warming frontier.
The US Rejoins the Paris Agreement, but Rebuilding Credibility on Climate Action Will Take Time
Committing to the pact means decarbonizing the United States by 2050 and following up on global commitments abandoned by the Trump administration.
The South’s Communication Infrastructure Can’t Withstand Climate Change
Much of the South’s early communications infrastructure was installed in the 1960s, expanded during the 1980s and 1990s, and is nearing the end of its life span.
American Petroleum Institute Chief Promises to Fight Biden and the Democrats on Drilling, Tax Policy
Mike Sommers, in his annual address, said the oil and gas industry remained essential to America. Will Biden and political leaders agree?