Think the Climate Debate Is Settled? Jeb Bush Says You’re “Arrogant”

Charlie Neibergall/AP

You’ll be shocked to learn that the former Florida governor is “not a scientist.”

Exclusive: The CIA Is Shuttering a Secretive Climate Research Program

Polar bears approach the submarine USS Honolulu near the North Pole. US Navy Photo By Chief Yeoman/ZUMA

Scientists used the Medea program to study how global warming could worsen conflict. Now that project has come to an end.

Obama: Climate Deniers in Congress Are Undermining Our Troops

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP

“Politicians who care about military readiness ought to care about this too.”

This Is Mike Huckabee’s Brain on Ethanol

Charlie Neibergall/AP

The GOP hopeful just can’t seem to make up his mind on whether biofuels are good or bad.

California Has the Country’s Most Ambitious Climate Goals. Will They Go Up in Smoke?

Deforestation caused by wildfires, development, and agriculture could be a major source of carbon emissions in California. Mark Rightmire/ZUMA

The case for saving trees.

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