Your Jargon-Busting Guide to the Paris Climate Change Talks

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It’s all about the brackets.

We Can Stop Pretending Any of the 2016 Republicans Believe in Science

Rand Paul

Rand Paul vs. science.

Smith Island Is Sinking Into the Chesapeake Bay Thanks to Climate Change

Smith Island

By century’s end, it will be “almost completely under water.”

Christie Was the Only Republican Asked About Climate at the Main Debate—and He Got It All Wrong

Chris Christie

Non-denial denial.

Indonesia Fires Seen From a Million Miles Away

NASA

Yikes.

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