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The New York Times is right: We need climate self-care more than climate diets

“Relax” by Koijots is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0


The Way We Work Now

Already it is a new day at the EPA under Biden

Photo: Brent Lewis/The Denver Post via Getty Images


The pandemic revealed our society’s failings. We’re running out of time to fix them.

Photo: Markus Spiske/Unsplash


A section of Jakarta’s protective seawall. The capital of Indonesia is sinking at a rate of up to 6.7 inches a year. Photos: Ian Teh

Many of our coastal cities are imperiled, but none have plotted an escape quite as audacious as Jakarta’s

I. The capital of catastrophe


A field guide to difficult conversations about climate outside of big cities

Wind turbines near Minot, North Dakota. Photo: Ken Cedeno/Getty Images


Every political issue will be soon a climate change issue

Greta Thunberg. Photo: Pacific Press/Getty Images


When I was young I thought I would grow up in an ever improving world. Now, I fear for my son.

Photo: David McNew/Getty Images


Illustration: Jacqueline Tam

Hurricanes, erosion, and hot, windless doldrums threaten to upend one of Hawaii’s most revered athletic events


Our fight to protect the planet is incomplete without a gender-based perspective

A woman runs as firefighters work to control a flare up due to flying embers from the Woolsey Fire, November 10, 2018 in Calabasas, California. Photo: Robyn Beck/Getty


The Trump administration may back nuclear, but it still faces an uphill battle in the U.S.

Nos. 3 and 4 reactors at the Vogtle nuclear power plant in Burke County, Georgia (2013). Photo: Kyodo News/Getty Images

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