Obama Under Pressure After Nebraska Governor Signs Off on Keystone XL


A day after promising action on climate change, president now faces crucial test of commitment to environmental causes.

Climate Change Moves to Forefront in Obama’s Second Inaugural Address


President’s affirmation of climate science – more prominent than in the campaign – wins praise from environmental groups.

Practical Suggestions for Disaster Preparedness From New Yorkers


Steps you can take right now to prepare for the next big storm.

The Agricultural Fulcrum: Better Food, Better Climate


The National Climate Assessment, released this week, predicted increasingly negative impact of weather extremes on crops. But with industrialized farming as a key player in greenhouse gas emissions and climate change, the vicious cycle needs breaking.

The Road Forward From Cap-and-Trade


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