Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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December 11, 2015

Paris Talks May Set an Ambitious—and Meaningless—Goal on Climate Change

Based on current policies, there is no hope of limiting warming to 1.5 degrees.

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Kerry
December 11, 2015

The Ugly Truth Lurking Behind the Climate Talks

As a climate deal nears, power players want accountability (just not for themselves).

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Jenga
December 11, 2015

A Diplomatic, Apocalyptic Game of Jenga

As the precarious climate talks build toward toward a climax, one French diplomat tries to keep it all from crashing down.

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Years of strip-mining have left three-quarters of Nauru's land useless. Sosrodjojo/JiwaFoto/ZUMA
December 11, 2015

The Island of Nauru Could Live or Die at the Hands of COP21

Over the years, this tiny Pacific island has been devastated by war, phosphate mining, and now climate change.

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December 8, 2015

The US Will Leave Fossil Fuels in the Ground—Until After the Paris Climate Talks

Officials postponed the auction of an oil and gas development lease until next spring.

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More Climate Desk Features

A man carries animal feed in the Sitti Zone of Ethiopia, Friday, April 8, 2016, near the border with Somalia. The region is afflicted by a severe drought. Mulugeta Ayene/AP
June 30, 2016

Here’s the Next Big Story on Climate Change

The coming food crisis, and what we can do about it.

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June 9, 2016

Even George W. Bush’s Environment Chief Thinks Trump’s Energy Plan Is Bonkers

“He’s talking about rolling back the clock, which I think is very dangerous.”

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REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
June 8, 2016

How Bernie Sanders Made Hillary Clinton Into a Greener Candidate

This story was originally published by Grist. Hillary Clinton is her party’s presumptive nominee. Whether Sanders drops out tomorrow or the day he loses the roll-call vote at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, his campaign is over. But if ever there were a losing campaign that achieved some major wins, it’s Sanders’. Not only did [...]

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