Humanity’s Unhappy Experiment
Understanding how the climate crisis unfolded can help us reverse course.
In Global Energy Crisis, Anti-Nuclear Chickens Come Home to Roost
In virtually every country that has closed nuclear plants, clean electricity has been replaced with dirty power.
Why India Can’t Wean Itself Off Coal
Those who see India as a climate boogeyman are holding it to a standard they would never apply to themselves.
The Real Reasons Behind China’s Energy Crisis
Cheap pricing and too much coal are leaving Chinese in the dark.
Is Europe’s Energy Crisis a Preview of America’s?
Europe has itself to blame for shortages and spiking prices, but Washington is copying many of its policies.
Why Xi’s Coal Pledge Is a Big Deal
With China out, there’s little investment left for global coal projects.
Why This Energy Crisis Is Different
Climate change and the policies to curb it lie behind skyrocketing gas, coal, and electricity prices in Europe and Asia.
China and the United States Could Sabotage EU Emission Efforts Again
Brussels needs to fight to defend its carbon-border policy.
China Is Disrupting the Ocean’s Blue Carbon Sink
Washington and Beijing need to protect the global seabed—and address the staggering loophole in greenhouse gas reporting.
The Woolly Mammoth’s Return Could Thaw Relations With Russia
An ambitious scientific project is a rare chance for cooperation.
There’s No Wake-Up Moment on Climate in America
Even as disasters strike daily, politics will keep obstructing solutions.
Argentina’s Unlikely Climate Push
Can urging from Washington make one of Latin America’s biggest polluters go green?
China Is Laying Climate Traps for the United States
With the Glasgow conference approaching, U.S. diplomats must be careful.
Erdogan’s AKP: We Didn’t Start the Fire
Why Turkey’s ruling party views environmentalism as a threat.
The Middle East Is Becoming Literally Uninhabitable
One of the regions hardest hit by climate change is also one least equipped to deal with it.
Conspiracy Theories Rise From the Ashes of Greece’s Fires
The government can claim real successes amid the disaster, but rumors are running wild.
The End of Coal Is Coming Sooner Than You Think
Despair elides the progress made over the last two decades.