Tag: climate change

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The Slideshow That Saved the World

An oral history of Al Gore’s An Inconvenient Truth.

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Unfriendly Climate

Katharine Hayhoe is one of the country’s most influential atmospheric scientists, spreading the word about the effects of climate change. She’s also an evangelical Christian.

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Something Uneasy in the Los Angeles Air

On the overstated effect of the Santa Ana winds on human behavior and the understated impact of climate change on LA’s seasons.

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The Invisible Catastrophe

Over four months, a methane well in southern California’s Aliso Canyon leaked Lebanon’s equivalent of yearly emissions into the atmosphere. No one knows what the long-term effects will be.

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Miami Underwater

South Florida and the danger of the rising sea.

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Rotten Ice

Traveling by dogsled in the melting Arctic.

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Landlocked Islanders

Displaced from the Marshall Islands, residents build a new life in Oklahoma.

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The Burning Man of Birding

As the birds decline, one Icelandic island keeps throwing a rowdy, boozy puffin festival.

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The Pope and the Planet

The Pope’s vision for addressing climate change.

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The Other Side of Climate Change

Has global warming made it harder for environmentalists to care about conservation?

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Slip Sliding Away

Locals on the Outer Banks are arguing about whether climate change is real. Meanwhile, their islands are disappearing.

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Why Do Many Reasonable People Doubt Science?

Trying to make sense our current age of disbelief.