Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

November 5, 2013

Carbon Emissions Must be Cut ‘Significantly’ by 2020, Says UN Report

Failure will mean greater costs and risks and pathway to limiting temperature rise to under 2C will close fast.

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November 4, 2013

Polar Bear Attacks: Scientists Warn of Fresh Dangers in Warming Arctic

Two people injured in latest attack as hungry bears deprived of access to sea ice increasingly look for food on land.

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October 29, 2013

Carbon Farming: It’s a Nice Theory, but Don’t Get Your Hopes Up

A 24-year-old conservation cropping experiment in rural Australia has become a test case for capturing carbon.

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October 29, 2013

The County Council Election That Could Make or Break Big Coal

Voters in rural Washington could decide the fate of millions of tons of coal exports to China.

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More Climate Desk Features

October 8, 2014

Will Climate Change Make Men Extinct?

A Japanese study links increasing temperature extremes to a declining proportion of male newborns.

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October 1, 2014

Live Event: Inquiring Minds Interviews Adam Savage in San Francisco

Inquiring Minds teams up with The Story Collider as part of the Bay Area Science Festival, October 28.

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September 29, 2014

Naomi Klein: Fossil Fuels Threaten Our Ability to Have Healthy Children

Why oil spills, fracking, and climate change pose a special danger to the youngest members of all species.

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