Mutant Heat Wave Shattering Records

NOAA/Southern Regional Climate Center

This is one for the climate change chronicles.

Engineer Wants to Stop Arctic Warming with a Cloud-Whitening Machine


Crazy? Maybe. But so is an ice-free Arctic.

Richard Branson Letter to David Cameron on Renewable Energy

D@LY3D/Flickr; bisgovuk/Flickr

The letter in full from Dale Vince, Juliet Davenport and Caroline Lucas and other signatories backing green power, in response to a recent letter in which 101 Conservative backbenchers rubbished wind power.

Cherry Blossoms in February?


Global warming is pushing the annual celebration earlier and earlier.

Obama Debuts New Energy Theme: Past vs. Future


David Roberts on the president’s new energy policy rhetoric.


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