Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

February 13, 2015

Harvard is Buying Up Vineyards in Drought-Ridden California Wine Country

The university’s massive investment fund has invested millions in a parched growing region.

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February 12, 2015

Why Can’t Public Transit Be Free?

The main goal of transportation that costs riders nothing—getting people out of their cars—can’t be achieved by eliminating fares.

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January 20, 2015

Mitt Romney Shifts His Position on Climate Change—Again

He made global warming a punch line in his 2012 nomination speech. Now he says it’s a “major problem.”

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January 20, 2015

Climate Hawks Are Not Impressed by Obama’s Methane Plan

Environmental groups say the new emissions rules don’t go far enough.

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More Climate Desk Features

November 5, 2015

Scientists Just Analyzed Dozens of Natural Disasters. Can You Guess Which Ones We Made Worse?

California’s epic wildfire season has our fingerprints all over it.

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Oil sands production in Alberta, Canada. chris kolaczan/Shutterstock
November 3, 2015

The Keystone XL Pipeline Isn’t Dead Yet. Here’s What You Need to Know About What Comes Next.

Low oil prices are squeezing production of one of the world’s dirtiest fossil fuels.

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October 30, 2015

The World’s Plan to Save Itself, in 6 Charts

Here’s how countries around the world are promising to fight climate change.

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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.