Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

gasoline
January 20, 2015

The Real Reason U.S. Gas Is So Cheap Is Americans Don’t Pay the True Cost of Driving

A gas tax that fully corrected for the social impact of car reliance would upend life as we know it.

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Newcastle
December 16, 2014

How Science Can Tell if Your Great-Grandparents Were Strikebreakers

Christine Kenneally on the connections between your genes and your history.

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Shishmaref
December 16, 2014

Climate Change Takes A Village

As the Planet Warms, a Remote Alaskan Town Shows Just How Unprepared We Are.

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coal truck
December 12, 2014

Congress Stuffed Some Coal In Its Omnibus Package

The Export-Import Bank wants to stop financing coal plants. Congress has other ideas.

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More Climate Desk Features

Firefighters battled a pair of brush fires in Granada Hills, Calif., on Monday. David Crane/AP
May 5, 2015

California’s Fire Season Is Shaping Up to Be a “Disaster”

It’s already looking bad, and it’s going to get worse.

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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Fukushima nuclear power plant in 2013. Japan Pool/ZUMA
May 5, 2015

How the Fukushima Disaster Crippled Japan’s Climate Plans

Japan’s climate strategy is broken. Can President Obama help fix it?

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Pope Francis
April 29, 2015

Good Luck Going After the Pope, Climate Deniers

The Heartland Institute went on a pilgrimage to Rome to offer a “prebuttal” to the Vatican’s climate summit.

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