Stories From Our Partners

The latest climate-related stories from our partners.

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July 9, 2015

Weed Growers Are a Drag on Denver’s Energy Supply

The flowering reefer industry is sucking up energy, and the city has no efficiency plans in place to mitigate the problem.

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July 9, 2015

Tom Selleck Cast as Villain of California Drought in Lawsuit Alleging Water Theft

Actor who has made career playing virtuous characters accused in lawsuit of delivering water to 60-acre ranch in defiance of cease-and-desist orders.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis Calls for Urgent Action to Fight Climate Change

“We need a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet.”

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June 18, 2015

He May Be Pope, But That Doesn’t Mean He Can Stop Climate Change

Liberals should think twice before wishing that American Catholics would take their political cues from the pope.

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June 18, 2015

Pope Francis: Humans Are Turning the Earth Into an “Immense Pile of Filth”

An excerpt from the pope’s encyclical on climate change, the environment and inequality.

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More Climate Desk Features

November 5, 2015

Scientists Just Analyzed Dozens of Natural Disasters. Can You Guess Which Ones We Made Worse?

California’s epic wildfire season has our fingerprints all over it.

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Oil sands production in Alberta, Canada. chris kolaczan/Shutterstock
November 3, 2015

The Keystone XL Pipeline Isn’t Dead Yet. Here’s What You Need to Know About What Comes Next.

Low oil prices are squeezing production of one of the world’s dirtiest fossil fuels.

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October 30, 2015

The World’s Plan to Save Itself, in 6 Charts

Here’s how countries around the world are promising to fight climate change.

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fish sticks
October 29, 2015

Are We About to Say Goodbye to Fish Sticks?

New England’s cod fishery is collapsing, and climate change is to blame.

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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.