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One-third of forests aren’t growing back after wildfires.

"Seedlings are more sensitive to warm, dry conditions than mature trees.”

2 independent studies say climate change worsened Hurricane Harvey’s rains.

Both reports estimate the chances of another superstorm happening have at least tripled.

Coastal cities are in serious jeopardy, new sea-level rise study shows.

Antarctica's melting ice sheets place hundreds of millions of people at risk of inundation.

Here’s a $17 billion blueprint for how to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid.

The plan envisions an island dotted with solar farms and wind turbines and more than 150 microgrids.

Trump’s lawyers tried (and probably failed) to throw out the kids’ climate lawsuit.

Trump's lawyers tried to throw out the "trial of the century," but there's reason to think the kids' lawsuit will proceed.

How should communities cope with the end of coal? Advice from the frontlines.

“There's a lot of focus on the job loss, but the bigger and harder issue to tackle will be taxes,” says Veronica Coptis.

The warming Arctic could put a serious dent in wind energy production.

Wind farms across the United States, Europe, and Asia might see a serious drop in clean energy production.

Farmworkers are risking their health to harvest produce near California wildfires.

Farmworkers are working 8 to 10 hours days, often without gear to protect them from the smoke.

Trump’s EPA eases off on the whole “environmental protection” thing.

The agency has been more lenient toward polluters and less strict about penalties.

This House committee has clearly picked a side in the national monument debate.

The House Natural Resources Committee accused Patagonia of "hijacking the public lands debate" in an attempt to sell more products. 

Northern Alaska is warming so fast, it’s faking out computers.

Temperatures are rising so rapidly, the computer thought the weather station had been moved.

The GOP tax bill could cost us the next generation of climate scientists

The so-called grad student tax could hurt scientific research, leaving us less capable of tackling climate change.

The first wintertime megafire in California history is here

At least six major fires threaten tens of thousands of homes and have forced hundreds of thousands of people to flee in recent days.

A House Energy and Commerce subcommittee finally got to grill Scott Pruitt on Thursday.

Pruitt announced that he's planning to replace the Clean Power Plan, which is a new development.

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