Faced with asthma and illness, citizens are taking air quality into their own hands

Thisstory was initially released by CityLaband is replicated here as part of the Climate Desk cooperation. Until she relocated to Fresno, California in 2003, Janet DietzKamei had actually never... Read more »

Chinese companies apparently broke an international ozone agreement. What happens next?

TheMontreal Protocol is hailed as a significant environment success. The 1987 international contract totally phased out ozone- destructive chemicals like CFC-11– previously utilized as a refrigerant– and most likely... Read more »

8 ways resigning EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt suppressed science

Thisstory was initially released by Reveal and is recreated here as part of the Climate Desk partnership. EPAAdministrator Scott Pruitt, who revealed on Thursday that he is resigning, leaves... Read more »

A fiery Fourth of July threatens Southwest economies

Thisstory was initially released by High Country News and is replicated here as part of the Climate Desk cooperation. Around the nation, Americans are formulating hamburgers and bratwursts on their... Read more »

What’s the ‘Green New Deal’? The surprising origins behind a progressive rallying cry.

Thisstory was initially released by Huffington Post and is recreated here as part of the Climate Desk cooperation. The guy who promoted the expression that left-leaning Democrats now utilize... Read more »

Big Oil touts offshore drilling jobs to communities most harmed by oil

Earlier this month, the American Petroleum Institute, the most significant U.S. trade company for oil and gas, released a bipartisan effort to connect to varied communities throughout the Southeastern... Read more »

The EPA thinks its hurricane response was so great it ordered special coins for everyone

Welcome to today’s episode of Trump’s America, where the Mr. Burns of the EPA invested $8,522.50 on some fancy coins to commemorate the method his company dealt with in... Read more »

Despite Trump, Wall Street is breaking up with fossil fuels

Bill McKibben is Schumann Distinguished Scholar in Environmental Studies at Middlebury College, and a creator of350.org He is a member of Livescience.Tech’s board of directors. If you’re searching for... Read more »

Did evangelical Christianity create Scott Pruitt?

Thisstory was initially released by Slate and is recreated here as part of the Climate Desk cooperation. In2007, the Reverend Joel Hunter formed a development care group at his... Read more »

The pope lobbies oil execs while Scott Pruitt is a drilling evangelist

OnSaturday, Pope Francis addressed a flock of oil executives on his house grass inRome Representatives from significant energy business like ExxonMobil, BP, and Shell collected at the Vatican to... Read more »