Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

beetles
April 7, 2015

Bark Beetles Are Decimating Our Forests. That Might Actually Be a Good Thing.

They gobble up trees and send politicians into a frenzy. But do the bugs know more about climate change than we do?

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Irrigation in California's San Joaquin Valley GomezDavid/iStock
March 18, 2015

Overpumping of Groundwater Is Contributing to Global Sea Level Rise

Drilling for water could account for as much as 7 percent of sea level rise.

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geoengineering
March 18, 2015

Why We Should Talk About Geoengineering Even If We Never Do It

“By talking about geoengineering, I get more people interested in talking about climate change.”

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Ethiopians in the rural Ziway Dugda district await distribution of emergency food aid in January. Mulugeta Ayene/AP
March 9, 2016

The Science Behind Ethiopia’s Hunger Crisis

The country’s last mega-droughts killed hundreds of thousands. Could the same thing happen again?

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china-smog-yay-pollution
March 7, 2016

Good News: China’s Greenhouse Emissions Might Already Have Peaked

The world’s biggest emitter is on track to meet its Paris pledge early.

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