Superpowers will control geoengineering and all the damage that comes with it
Technofixes for the climate crisis are no one's first choice. What is it like to study something you wish would disappear?
For the people who live along Canada's Kluane Lake, it doesn't matter whether the Slims River was the first or the 10th or the 100th river to be stolen by climate change.
These startups are capitalizing on consumer anxiety about climate change to market reusable straws, food wrap and storage bags. Can they compete with plastic industry giants?
Maybe a very cozy-looking baby. If we read it "Harry Potter."
Opinion | Maintaining growth on a finite planet is impossible. Here’s how we stop it without making life miserable — and maybe even improving it.
“We’re a lot closer than we should be,” one Stanford scientist warned.
Climate change is changing our wind patterns, which is strengthening waves traveling across the earth's’ surface.
Once in a while, and with increasing frequency, climate change rises to the forefront of popular consciousness. A critical mass of people aided by the notion that others are doing something similar can break through the powerful psychological resistance and look the blinding thing in the face. It’s devastating and painful; you grieve and you panic. Even so, there’s relief in bringing something so painful into view, in holding it with your mind. But you can only look for so long. Resistance reass...
As climate change marches forward, it will exact a mounting, tangible toll on our collective mental health and productivity.
Asteroids, gamma rays and super-volcanoes are all exceptionally rare but could be catastrophic if they happened.
You’d be the richest person on the planet writes professor Liberty Vittert, who recently chose the staggering statistic as the International Statistic of the Year.
In 1997, scientists working for the oil company offered visionary solutions for climate change—which might have destroyed the earth in the process.
The technology is there, all we need is a big government shove
The Deep Tunnel was supposed to provide “a total solution to the flood problem.” It hasn’t.
How an undercover oil industry mercenary tricked pipeline opponents into believing he was one of them, at Standing Rock and beyond.
Yet another concern for air passengers: climate change.
Australia's post-Christmas heatwave continues to sweep across the country, with a near record-breaking 49 degrees Celsius forecast for Western Australia, and fire danger, health and air quality warnings issued across the nation.
Every one of us will have a moment when global warming gets personal.
The gas rush is upending communities with traffic and noise, reshaping the way the state looks and sounds. Residents are often powerless to stop it.
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