The industrial revolution was the starting point of an unstoppable increase in carbon emissions, which inevitably leads to global warming. Many scientists believe that a 2°C (3.6°F) rise in global temperature would lead to a major environmental catastrophe. Learn about the climate crisis, current developments in climate research and the emerging technologies that could save the world.
Climate change and the border wall are more connected than you might think.
Vast bioenergy plantations could suck up carbon and stave off climate change. They would also radically reshape the planet.
There are reasons to be optimistic that the world will break its addiction to fossil fuels. But time is running out.
Air quality improvements affect regional climate in complex ways