Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

August 1, 2013

Climate Study Predicts a Watery Future for New York, Boston and Miami

Study shows that 1,700 places in the United States are at greater risk of rising sea levels than previously thought.

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July 30, 2013

Harsh Drought Is Drying Up New Mexico’s Largest Reservoir

El Paso get half its water from the Elephant Butte Reservoir. And it’s disappearing.

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July 24, 2013

Arctic Thawing Could Cost the World $60tn, Scientists Say

Methane released by a thinning permafrost may trigger catastrophic climate change and devastate global economy.

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July 24, 2013

Reach for the Sun

Photosynthesis, in the form of biochar, may be one of our best defenses against climate change.

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More Climate Desk Features

March 21, 2014

Charts: How Dangerous Are the Gas Pipes Under Your City?

America’s aging gas network is big and getting bigger. Why that could be bad for you and the climate.

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March 17, 2014

What These Historical Kings and Marauders Can Teach Our Leaders About Climate Change

Never fight a land war in Asia—unless the climate is on your side.

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March 12, 2014

Can This Coal Plant Save the Climate?

Step inside the project that could be the key to Obama’s climate legacy… or a multibillion-dollar boondoggle.

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Russian troops, in uniforms without insignia, continue to surround Ukrainian military facilities in the Crimea region. Valery Matytsin/ITAR-TASS/ZUMA
March 10, 2014

What the Ukraine Crisis Means for the Energy Industry

Four ways that energy politics are shaping the standoff with Russia.

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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.