Explained in 90 Seconds: It’s Cold. That Doesn’t Mean Global Warming is Fake.


This crash course on climate modeling will come in handy if you ever have to explain a cold snap to a climate denier.

Climate Desk Live 1/28/13: Can Greenland Be Saved?

Bubbles of ancient air rise from Greenland

The writing is on the wall—Greenland is melting, and faster than expected, due to climate change.

VIDEO: Is it Obama? Is it Gore? No! It’s the Green Ninja!


A group of researchers and educators based at San Jose State University think climate science needs a superhero. So they created one.

VIDEO: Will Germany Banish Fossil Fuels before the US?


Germany wants to slash its use of fossil fuels by 2050.

Visit the Tiny Town Where Big Coal Will Meet Its Fate

Courtesy Brett VandenHeuvel

Morrow County, Ore., is the setting for America’s next big climate showdown.


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