Good Job, Humans: Arctic Snow Contains Rubber and Varnish
Microplastics and fibers in the Arctic snow likely came from pollution in the atmosphere, scientists say.
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The Planet's Real Overpopulation Problem: Too Many Rich People
Blaming the climate crisis on overpopulation means blaming the most marginalised for a problem caused by the rich.
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The Trump Administration Just Gutted the Endangered Species Act
The Trump Administration released sweeping regulations to weaken the law credited with saving the bald eagle and the grizzly bear.
Saving the Arctic's 'Last Ice Area' Is a Race Against Time
Canada has moved to protect the region, where Arctic wildlife is expected to make its last stand against climate change. Scientists say it's not enough.
We're Terrifyingly Unprepared to Defend Against Extreme Weather
Lido fights and music festival cancellations are just the tip of the rapidly melting iceberg.
Ocean Heatwaves That Instantly Kill Coral Are Getting Worse, Scientists Warn
Marine heatwaves present “a distinct biological phenomenon” from bleaching events, and could threaten the livelihoods of half a billion people.
Wildfires Are Now So Bad That Scientists Are Using Them to Study Nuclear War
A smoke plume from the 2017 wildfires in the Pacific Northwest mirrored simulations of nuclear winter, and showed that the aftermath of a nuke war may be worse than anticipated.
How Gen-Z Is Dealing With a Looming Climate Apocalypse
Growing up in the midst of a climate crisis is pretty overwhelming.
Eco-Fascism: the Racist Theory That Inspired the El Paso and Christchurch Shooters
Both believed immigrants were destroying the environment, a racist trope that's gaining steam among white nationalists.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Fighting Climate Change. Step One: Get Pissed Off
Even if you're feeling powerless, there are things you can do to make a difference.
Why the Arctic Fires Are So Bad for the Planet (Aside from the Actual Flames)
The fires could create a feedback loop that only worsens the effects of climate change and leads to more fires.
How to Radicalize Your Parents on Climate Change
It's possible to change someone's mind on climate change—if you're related to them.