GLOBAL WARMING

tipping point

More People Are Falling Through the Arctic's Melting Ice Never to Be Seen Again

Five people in Alaska alone have slipped through the ice this year, spurring hunters to ditch snowmobiles for dog sleds.
Terri Hansen
4 days ago
GLOBAL WARMING

The Human Causes of the World's Crippling Megafires

I went to northern Russia, where a group of volunteer firefighters showed me how they combat the huge blazes threatening our planet.
Wester van Gaal
5 days ago
amazon

Amazon Employees Are Walking Out Over the Company's Huge Carbon Footprint

Nearly 1,000 employees have pledged to walk out September 20 to demand the company go to zero emissions by 2030.
Lauren Kaori Gurley
9.9.19
tech-science

Climate Change Revived a Plant That Hasn't Bred in the UK Since the Dinosaur Age

Cycads used to grow in the UK during the age of the dinosaurs. Warming temperatures are helping them return.
Becky Ferreira
8.23.19
climate change

The Amazon Wildfires Aren't Natural – Blame Humans

As the Amazon burns, it's important to know that intense wildfires aren't natural to the largest tropical rainforest ecosystem on Earth – people are to blame.
Madeleine Gregory
8.22.19
some like it hot

Boris Johnson's Turbo-Thatcherite Cabinet Can't Fix Climate Change

In fact, they're more likely to torch environmental regulations.
Joe Sandler Clarke
8.1.19
climate change

This Is What America Could Look Like When Its Coasts Are Under Water

Rising sea levels could be an opportunity for social change – or a dystopian hellscape.
Shayla Love
7.24.19
Save Yourselves

Christians Care About Climate Change If It's About Saving 'God's Creation'

A new study shows that climate change can be more of a Christian issue – if we speak their language.
Mary Retta
7.17.19
Save Yourselves

Politicians Declared a Climate Emergency – Here's What They're Really Doing

Parliament declared a climate change crisis in May, but experts worry that it's just PR-friendly sloganeering.
Simon Roach
6.11.19
Science

Siberia Could Become More Habitable Due to the Climate Crisis, Scientists Find

The climate will become milder across Asian Russia by the 2080s, making it way easier to live there.
Sarah Krichel
6.7.19
Save Yourselves

We Spoke to Kids Skipping School for the Global Climate Strike

“Why do I care about the climate? I don't like dying.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.24.19
Save Yourselves

Some Good News About the Environment! (But Also Some Bad!)

Consider this your handy guide through the blizzard of terrifying UN reports, electioneering and pseudo-science.
Matthew Neale
5.23.19
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