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June 17, 2015

Pope Francis’ Climate Change Encyclical Just Leaked. Here’s What It Says.

Humans are causing climate change, and there will be “grave consequences” if we don’t act fast, warns the pope.

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May 22, 2015

Your Binge-Watching Is Making the Planet Warmer

Those cat videos, TED talks, and Netflix original series you watch to unwind might be slowly killing the planet.

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May 22, 2015

This Palm Oil Company Just Bulldozed a Rainforest

Astra has cut down 14,000 hectares of forests since 2007 to make way for palm oil plantations, environmentalists say.

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May 22, 2015

Farming in the Sky

Why agriculture may someday take place in towers, not fields.

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May 22, 2015

Climate Change Blamed for Severe Drought Hitting Vietnam’s Coffee Crops

Exports drop 40% as world’s second-biggest coffee exporter suffers rising temperatures and drought, combined with effects of deforestation, land degradation and depleted water resources caused by decades of growth.

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New York officials tour flood damage in a Sikorsky Black Hawk helicopter in 2011. Hans Pennink/AP
December 23, 2015

How 19 Big-Name Corporations Plan to Make Money Off the Climate Crisis

Think weapons, air conditioners, and ice cream, for starters.

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December 23, 2015

Here’s a Video Showing the Very Worst Anti-Science Bullshit of 2015

Snowballs, witch-hunts, and a big measles outbreak.

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December 22, 2015

The Republican Primary Just Got a Little Less Sane

Lindsey Graham was one of the few Republicans contenders with a reasonable position on climate change. He just dropped out.

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