The Science Behind Ethiopia’s Hunger Crisis

Ethiopians in the rural Ziway Dugda district await distribution of emergency food aid in January. Mulugeta Ayene/AP

The country’s last mega-droughts killed hundreds of thousands. Could the same thing happen again?

Good News: China’s Greenhouse Emissions Might Already Have Peaked


The world’s biggest emitter is on track to meet its Paris pledge early.

Here’s What Super Tuesday Voters Think About Climate Change

Super Tuesday voters at Sherrod Elementary School in Arlington, Texas. LM Otero/AP


New Hampshire Republicans Are Really, Really Anti-Science

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Why a climate change denier will almost certainly win Tuesday’s GOP primary.

Here’s One Issue Ted Cruz Actually Gets Right

Ted Cruz

And the Democrats get it wrong.

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