The climate news is about to get a lot worse

On Monday, the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will release part of its latest assessment report, offering the most comprehensive reading yet of the physical science behind climate change.

It’s the climate change, stupid

Scientists believe the extreme weather events of recent years are tied to climate change. But the gap between the visceral reality of a slow-moving planetary disaster and the capacity of governments to take significant climate action is only growing.