It’s not an industry we should save. Coal fired plants pump out a ton of pollution – not just carbon emissions. So why are we fighting to keep them?
Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico almost three weeks ago, and the island is still struggling to get basic utilities back to its people.
Since Trump announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement, the world has been looking towards other countries to pick up global leadership on climate change action.
If the American people, collectively speaking, had enough sense to come in out of the rain, the climate debate-long settled almost everywhere else on earth-would be over.
Trump stands to add to his bankroll during—and in the wake of—major natural disasters striking the United States.
Trump’s own properties could be at risk of being slammed by the Hurricane Irma.
Many lines of evidence demonstrate that human activities, especially emissions of greenhouse gases, are primarily responsible for the observed climate changes over the last 15 decades. There are no alternative explanations.
If climate change simply meant hotter temperatures, that wouldn’t be great—but it would be something we could probably adapt to. But that isn’t what climate change means.
The surprising section calls global warming a direct threat to the national security and instructs the Pentagon to create a report on how climate change could affect the military.
Stephen Hawking warned Sunday that President Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of Paris climate accord last month could result in temperatures on Earth rising as high as those on the surface of Venus