California’s Camp Fire was the most expensive natural disaster worldwide in 2018

This story was initially released by the HuffPost and is recreated here as part of the Environment Desk cooperation. The Camp Fire, which eliminated 86 individuals and burned the... Read more »

The EPA hired GOP oppo firm because it was sick of ‘fake news’

This story was initially released by Mom Jones and is replicated here as part of the Environment Desk partnership. When Mom Jones initially reported in December 2017 that the... Read more »

The term ‘eco-terrorist’ is back and it’s killing climate activists

When ravaging wildfires were sweeping the West last fall, Ryan Zinke, who just recently revealed his resignation as Interior secretary, lay the blame for the blazes on a mangy... Read more »

Life after EPA: What is Scott Pruitt doing now?

Ever question what occurs to individuals when they get booted from President Trump’s enhances? (They do not all end up with a Saturday Night Live journey down memory lane.)... Read more »

As anti-plastic movements sweep the globe, change doesn’t always come easy

This story was initially released by the HuffPost and is recreated here as part of the Environment Desk cooperation. Australia’s 2 biggest grocery store chains made waves previously this... Read more »

Someone just paid $25,000 to name a worm-like amphibian after Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s name is connected to a great deal of things– Trump Towers, Trump University, The Trump Structure (oops nevermind)– and now, Dermophis donaldtrumpi— a four-inch-long, worm-like types of... Read more »

Climate activists may have a surprising ally: France’s Yellow Vests

Samantha Harvey is a author and fellow with EDGE Funders Alliance, a company that works to raise awareness of the connections in between social, financial, and environmental issues. When... Read more »

China is both the best and worst hope for clean energy

This story was initially released by WIREDand is replicated here as part of the ClimateDesk cooperation. InKatowice, Poland, delegates from around the world have actually collected to go over... Read more »

Bernie Sanders is the reason why a pro-coal senator is about to take over a powerful energy post

Thisstory was initially released by Mother Jones and is replicated here as part of the Climate Desk partnership. Ina weird twist of fate, West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, who... Read more »

Move Over Woolly Mammoth – There is a New Giant Dinosaur that Roamed the (Triassic) Earth!

A brand-new type of gigantic ancient herbivore would have eclipsed its family members!! Fossils discovered in Poland come from a previously undiscovered species from the Triassic period, some 237 million to 201... Read more »