Walmart Is the Biggest Corporate Solar User. Why Are Its Owners Funding Groups That Oppose Solar?

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The Waltons have given $4.5 million to anti-clean-energy groups over the last four years.

Half of All Summers Will Soon Be Boiling Hot for Hundreds of Millions of People

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A new study finds climate change has caused a 60-fold increase in the likelihood of extreme temperatures in eastern China since the early 1950s.

These 10 Countries Have Pledged $2.3 Billion to Fight Climate Change. The US Isn’t One of Them.

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Contributions to the Green Climate Fund have been slow and low.

Will Climate Change Make Men Extinct?

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A Japanese study links increasing temperature extremes to a declining proportion of male newborns.

Live Event: Inquiring Minds Interviews Adam Savage in San Francisco

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Inquiring Minds teams up with The Story Collider as part of the Bay Area Science Festival, October 28.

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