Slicing Open Stalagmites to Reveal Climate Secrets

Stacy Carolin collects samples in a Borneo cave last fall. Photo by Syria Lejau

Scientists are heading underground for clues to ancient climates.

One Meteorologist’s Come-to-Jesus Moment on Climate Change

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Like many TV weathermen, Stu Ostro didn’t believe in climate change—until extreme weather and scientific evidence changed his mind.

How To Fix the Climate, in One Simple Flowchart

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Will eating fewer hamburgers help? How about dumping iron into the ocean? Here’s your one-stop shop for the answers.

Sequester Guts Wildfire Prevention, Sets Up Bigger Blazes

In Arizona's Coconino National Forest, wildfire crew boss Skyler Lofgren chops down a problematic pine. Tim McDonnell/Climate Desk

…and leaves locals to pick up the tab.

Climate Desk Live 06/06/13: The Alarming Science Behind Climate Change’s Increasingly Wild Weather

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