The Environmental Protection Agency issued new rules making it easier for oil and gas companies to release methane, a potent greenhouse gas. It's the Trump administration's third major step to roll back regulations aimed at combating global warming and climate…
People in the U.S. and more than 90 other countries planned to take to the streets in 800 towns and cities to call for immediate action on climate change.
By Michael D. Regan
Political symbols have a sneaky influence on your brain, according to a new study from the University of Pennsylvania.
By Nsikan Akpan
Hurricane Lane’s rains call to mind the downpour of Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall in Texas a year ago Saturday. But the hurricanes are likely to have two very different outcomes.
By Nsikan Akpan
By Julia Griffin, Nsikan Akpan
Humanity only has a handful of decades to determine the future of our planet.
By Annie Sneed, Scientific American
Solar geoengineering would ease heat stress, but also block vital sunlight for plants, according to a new study published Wednesday.
And a look at how we got to this point.
By Teresa Carey
Scientists are concerned that global warming is destabilizing glaciers and ice shelves, creating larger and more frequent icebergs, like the Petermann Ice Island and the iceberg off the Innaarsuit settlement in Greenland.
By PBS NewsHour
On this edition for Saturday, July 7, chronicling extreme poverty in the U.S., and how Memphis youth carry on the legacy of Stax Records soul music. Also, a trade war between the U.S. and China has officially begun. Hari Sreenivasan…
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