After shareholders demanded it, Exxon Mobil became the first major oil and gas producer to publish a report detailing how climate change factors into its business model. But it ignores how climate change impacts everyone else.
Want daily updates on important issues? Subscribe to
Human debris is accumulating in the oceans, creating giant garbage patches where currents swirl. Such is the case in the area of the Indian Ocean where searchers are looking for remains from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
The global potential of tidal and wave power is tremendous, and major projects are underway worldwide. On the coast of California, two companies vying for a shuttered natural gas plant's transmission lines offer the latest indication of an industry coming of age.
American coastal communities are perched on the tracks, and sea level rise is this freight train heading towards them. Congress just passed flood insurance reforms indicating that it's OK to stay put.
A fatal landslide over the weekend tore down a small community in northwest Washington state, killing at least eight people. Crews continue to search for missing people as concerns over flooding remain.