Methane and black carbon have a powerful global warming impact. They and other climate pollutants also harm your respiratory system, leading to more than 7 million premature deaths every year. Katherine Ross and Jessica Seddon highlight the common solutions to two urgent problems. Read More.
Curbing short-lived climate pollutants can also reduce air pollution-related deaths. Photo by Nicolò Lazzati/Global Panorama/Flickr
Eliza Northrop argues that the December UN conference in Katowice, Poland is the biggest opportunity for nations to show they’re taking the alarming new findings of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change seriously. Read more.
Scientists measured emissions from subglacial volcanoes, developed a cooling paint, and attributed a glacier-driven tsunami to climate change. Kelly Levin rounds up the latest in peer-reviewed publications. Read more.