The World’s Worst Climate Villain Just Showed Us Exactly How to Stop Global Warming

Justin Qian/ZUMA

Australia’s climate plan was working—before it got scrapped.

Should Your State Be Able to Ignore the Nation’s Most Important Pollution Law?

Louie Palu/ZUMA

Republicans think so.

Are Solar-Powered Homes Jacking Up Everyone Else’s Electric Bills?

Illustration by Mr. Biscuit

Solar power is cheaper than ever—but utilities are trying to discourage people from using it.

Florida and the Science Who Must Not Be Named

Miami Beach

Typing around Florida’s ban.

Politics Is Poisoning NASA’s Ability to Do What It Needs to Do

Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz attacks NASA’s Earth science programs.


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