Climate change could overwhelm California, Obama adviser says

White Houst science adviser John Holdren speaks to the San Francisco Chronicle about California’s current drought, climate […]

Everything I thought I knew about water in California is wrong

Nathanael Johnson set out to write a piece outlining the ways to address the pains of California’s […]

Podcast: Education, Health and Climate Change

Clem Silverman is joined by Dr. Nicole Clum, Dr. Ilan Kelman, and Prof. Sir Andy Haines for […]

Heat and Hotheads: The Effect of Rising Temperatures on Urban Unrest

Is our growing globe of cities and rapidly changing climate a ticking time bomb of social unrest? Adam Yeeles […]

Ploughing On Regardless

Almost all other issues are superficial by comparison to soil loss. So why don’t we talk about […]

Obama Administration to Curb Coal Mining on Federal Land

The U.S. Department of the Interior is revisiting the current program that allows coal companies to lease […]

Chemical Exposure Linked to Billions in Health Care Costs

“Researchers conclude they are 99 percent certain that hormone-altering chemicals are linked to attention problems, diabetes, other […]

Climate fight won’t wait for Paris: vive la resistance

Pressure is growing. A relentless climate movement is starting to win big, unprecedented victories around the world, […]

Has China Reached Peak Coal?

Energy data released lat week by the Chinese government shows a 2.9 percent drop in the country’s […]

Climate change in the Fertile Crescent and implications of the recent Syrian drought

From 2007-2010 Syria experienced the worst drought in the instrumental record, a drought that aligns with the modeled […]