Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate Like a ‘Speeding Freight Train’ in 2018

Greenhouse gas emissions worldwide are growing at an accelerating pace this year, researchers said Wednesday, putting the world on track to face some of the most severe consequences of global warming sooner than expected. Scientists… Read More

‘Just a lot of alarmism’: Trump’s skepticism of climate science is echoed across GOP

Sen.-elect Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee said falsely in the lead-up to her campaign that the Earth has started to cool, and argued inaccurately that scientists have not reached a consensus on climate change. In Florida,… Read More

David Attenborough Warns Of ‘Collapse Of Civilizations’ At U.N. Climate Meeting

David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster, sounded a dire warning in a speech Monday to the U.N. climate conference in Poland. “Right now we are facing a man-made disaster of global scale, our greatest threat… Read More

Trump to Iraqi PM: How about that oil? – Axios

President Trump twice raised to the Iraqi prime minister the idea of repaying America for its wars with Iraqi oil, a highly controversial ask that runs afoul of international norms and logic, according to sources… Read More

Climate change report: Al Gore says Trump administration seeks to “bury” climate report by releasing it on Black Friday

Environmental groups and activists blasted the White House this week, saying it was trying to “bury” a long-awaited government report on climate change by releasing it on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. Among those who spoke… Read More

Interior Secretary Zinke blames “environmental radicals” for California fires

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke blamed “environmental radicals” for the deadly wildfires in California, saying after he toured the damage from the Camp Fire that #environmentalists stop forest management practices that could have prevented the fires. “I… Read More