Another epic blizzard is bearing down on New England. There is a long-term pattern of more extreme precipitation in this country, particularly in New England in the winter. Climate scientists had long predicted this would happen in a warming world. Here's why.
Opponents of the legislation argued on the House floor that the bill represented a "wolf in sheep's clothing" -- a disingenuous play for "transparency" within the EPA, when all Republicans really want is less EPA regulation.
Rich Piltz, a true climate hero, passed away Saturday. Rick was a man of principle, a genuine whistle blower, who resigned from the U.S. Global Change Research Program in 2005 to protest political interference with climate change communication by the Bush-Cheney Administration.