Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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June 18, 2015

He May Be Pope, But That Doesn’t Mean He Can Stop Climate Change

Liberals should think twice before wishing that American Catholics would take their political cues from the pope.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis: Humans Are Turning the Earth Into an “Immense Pile of Filth”

An excerpt from the pope’s encyclical on climate change, the environment and inequality.

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June 17, 2015

Want To Get Rich? Become a Water Lawyer in California

California regulators are finally trying to fix the state’s insane water rights system. So now they’re going to get sued.

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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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More Climate Desk Features

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May 13, 2016

20 Percent of Plant Species Could Go Extinct

Climate change, deforestation, and pollution are wreaking havoc on the Earth’s vegetation.

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May 13, 2016

Obama Just Cracked Down on Pollution From Fracking

For the first time ever, the EPA will regulate methane emissions.

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May 11, 2016

Environmentalists Hate Fracking. Are They Right?

The pros and cons of natural gas, explained.

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About Climate Desk

The Climate Desk is a journalistic collaboration dedicated to exploring the impact—human, environmental, economic, political—of a changing climate. The partners are The Atlantic, Center for Investigative Reporting, Grist, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Mother Jones, Slate, and Wired.