Big Greens Are Spending Big Green In 2014 Midterms

Tom Steyer

How Tom Steyer is trying to make climate a winning political issue.

Texas’ New Public School Textbooks Promote Climate Change Denial and Downplay Segregation

textbook protest

And they could end up in your kid’s classroom too.

Antarctic Sea Ice Hits a Record Max, and That’s Not Good

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The increase in ice may actually be a sign the warming continent is in trouble.

If You Have Allergies or Asthma, Talk to Your Doctor About Cap and Trade


The cost of limiting carbon emissions would pay for itself in human health benefits.

Do Not Buy Oceanfront Property

Superstorm Sandy

Recent TV series about beach living are some of the most unreal reality shows.


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