Toxic Black Snow Is Covering Towns in Siberia
“The future of our children is terrifying.”
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.
Senator Who Shot a Climate Change Bill with a Rifle to Lead Energy Committee
Senator Joe Manchin has been named as the senior Democrat on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Global Carbon Emissions Are Predicted to Hit Record High in 2018
A new report from the Global Carbon Project anticipates an unprecedented rise in carbon dioxide emissions around the world.
The Plan to Extract Rare Earth Metals from Coal Mining Waste
The government and industry groups have given West Virginia University over $3 million to study whether it’s a feasible idea.
Trump Loves Coal, But a 19-Country Coalition is About to Phase It Out Completely
The Cop23 climate negotiations were basically everybody leaving the U.S. to do whatever it wants to do with fossil fuels all alone.
Public Lands Agency Ordered Staff to Promote Oil and Gas on Social Media
Staff at the Bureau of Land Management were instructed to share photos of fossil fuel development on the agency’s Flickr page, FOIA documents reveal.
Trump Is Quietly Surrendering to China on Climate Change
The president's climate inaction has frustrated the world, and allowed an economic rival to gain more power and influence.
Can You Win in Trump Country with a Bernie Sanders Platform?
A West Virginia activist's crusade to unseat the leader of the state's Democratic Establishment.
the anti-science presidency
White House Halts Study on the Health Effects of Coal Mining
It's not clear when (or if) it will be resumed.
Economists Say the Great Barrier Reef Is 'Too Big to Fail'
If Australia doesn't do something to stop the natural wonder from deteriorating, it could cost the country an estimated $42 billion.
The World’s Largest Coal Mining Company Is Closing 37 Sites
As solar energy becomes cheaper than coal, India’s growth will depend on renewables.