Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

Rainer Lippert/Wikimedia Commons
October 23, 2013

Three Reasons Why Germany Is Kicking Our Arsch on Solar

Most Germans want a quick transition to decentralized renewable energy.

Read Blurb Read Story
Tracie Van Auken/ZUMA
October 21, 2013

How Green Is Cory Booker?

Booker gets mixed reviews from greens who watched him in action as Newark’s mayor. Now, as New Jersey’s new senator, will he step up?

Read Blurb Read Story
freighter
October 16, 2013

How Somali Pirates Almost (but Not Quite) Halted Vital Climate Change Research

Evidence from the final research vessel to brave the treacherous waters off the coast of Africa in 2001 may have just turned the tables on the accepted scientific view of how—and how quickly—the Sahara became a desert.

Read Blurb Read Story
Darryl Bush/ZUMA
October 9, 2013

5 Ways Monsanto Wants to Profit Off Climate Change

The agriculture giant has a variety solutions for mitigating and adapting to global warming. Global warming could mean big business for controversial agriculture giant Monsanto, which announced last week it was purchasing the climate change-oriented startup Climate Corporation for $930 million. Agriculture, which uses roughly 40 percent of the world’s land, will be deeply affected [...]

Read Blurb Read Story
chart
October 9, 2013

Get Ready for Record Temperatures…for the Rest of Your Life

In 35 years, US cities consistently will be hotter than their hottest year on record.

Read Blurb Read Story

More Climate Desk Features

167449706
October 8, 2014

Will Climate Change Make Men Extinct?

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

Read Story
Charles Dharapak/AP
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.

Read Story
smog illustration
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.

Read Story
Obama
September 23, 2014

Inside the UN Climate Talks

President Obama is among the world leaders talking about climate change today in New York City.

Read Story

Archives

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.