Climate Change Takes A Village


As the Planet Warms, a Remote Alaskan Town Shows Just How Unprepared We Are.

Here’s How Much the Storm Is Helping California’s Epic Drought

California flood

The short answer: It’s a drop in the bucket. 

Congress Stuffed Some Coal In Its Omnibus Package

coal truck

The Export-Import Bank wants to stop financing coal plants. Congress has other ideas.

Yak Dung Is Making Climate Change Worse


And there’s no easy solution.

The Fracking Boom Could End Way Sooner Than Obama Thinks

A natural gas rig outside Fort Worth, Texas. David Kent/ZUMA

New research suggests that natural gas production might peak 20 years earlier than predicted.


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.