The Polar Vortex Could Bring Record Cold to This Weekend's Chiefs-Patriots Championship Game 

On Sunday, two of the nation’s greatest nemeses will be in Kansas City: the Patriots and the polar vortex. Tailgating at the NFL conference championship game at Kansas City’s Arrowhead Stadium will not be for the faint at heart with temperatures in the single digits and quite possibly sub-zero by game time. Are you…

Elizabeth Warren Is the First 2020 Candidate Who Won't Take Money From Fossil Fuel Interests

Climate change continues to be a focus of Elizabeth Warren’s nascent presidential campaign. The latest sign came on Saturday when activists approached her at a campaign event in New Hampshire to sign a pledge not to take fossil fuel donations for her presidential bid. She did, becoming the first to sign the pledge for…

A Major Climate Treaty to Reduce Air Conditioning Emissions Just Went Into Force—Without the U.S.

While the world was still hungover from the major climate conference in Poland last month, a game-changing climate treaty quietly went into effect. The Kigali Amendment entered into force as the calendar turned to 2019 and with it, the world began to put the clamps down on some of the most potent greenhouse gases on…

Exxon Is Finally Being Forced to Turn Over Docs Showing What It Knew About Climate Change

Exxon has run out of places to hide whether or not it misled the public on climate change. On Monday, the Supreme Court refused to take up a case filed by the oil giant attempting to stop a probe by Massachusetts’ attorney general. That means the company will have to turn over decades of documents that could provide…

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