Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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October 8, 2013

The Shutdown Will Slowly Reduce Our Weather Preparedness

“I can’t imagine a major potato chip maker saying that it could survive without potato farms.”

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October 8, 2013

Why Big Coal’s Export Terminals Could be Even Worse Than the Keystone XL Pipeline

Proposed Northwest coal ports could have a bigger climate impact—with local pollution to boot.

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October 2, 2013

What the Scopes Trial Teaches Us About Climate-Change Denial

The Tennessee courtroom battle showed what can happen when big business joins forces with religious faith.

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Chairman Rajendra K. Pachauri speaks at the 2009 session of the IPCC. Johannes P. Christo/ZUMA
September 26, 2013

WTF is the IPCC?

About the top cat, the big cheese, the heavyweight champion of the world community of climate experts.

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September 11, 2013

Chart: Virgin America falls below the industry average on fuel performance standards

Virgin planes produced more greenhouse gas emissions per passenger than other domestic US carriers in 2010, report finds.

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July 29, 2014

Inside the Huge Solar Farm That Powers Apple’s iCloud

Lisa Jackson on Apple’s wide-ranging plan to green its act.

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July 29, 2014

This Huge Corporation Is Tackling Climate Change—Because It’s a Threat to the Bottom Line

Food giant General Mills now has some pretty sweet climate bragging rights.

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The Thwaites Glacier of West Antarctica. In a new sci-fi novella, the collapse of this ice sheet becomes synonymous with the collapse of Western Civilization. NASA
July 22, 2014

How Western Civilization Ended, Circa 2014

Two historians turn to science fiction to scare the hell out of you about climate change.

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July 11, 2014

Inside Yingli, the Giant Chinese Solar Company Sponsoring the World Cup

You’ve seen their logos on the sidelines, now get a peak inside the company trying to transform the world.

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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.