The Biden administration has reversed course on much of the Trump administration's foreign policy, but largely shares its view that China's authoritarian political system and global ambitions are a threat to U.S. interests.
While we can't say that this week's staggering cold temperatures in Texas and elsewhere in the South were caused by climate change, it is certainly a harbinger of the wild and unpredictable weather that altering the Earth's climate will bring.
A polar bear on melting ice: It's a favorite image of nature documentaries and charity ads alike, never failing to put you in the emotional dumps for a simple reason - it forces you to grapple with a changing world, a darker future.
Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.