Why the Arctic Is Drunk Right Now

Drunk Arctic

The odd relationship between the warming Arctic and extreme cold weather.

4 Climate Myths You’ll Hear This Week

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‘Tis the season of climate denial. Be prepared.

How Much Should You Worry About an Arctic Methane Bomb?

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Recent warnings that this greenhouse gas could cost us $60 trillion have received widespread publicity. But many scientists are skeptical.

Arctic Thawing Could Cost the World $60tn, Scientists Say

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Methane released by a thinning permafrost may trigger catastrophic climate change and devastate global economy.

One Family’s Great Escape

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Part one of a series on America’s first climate refugees.

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