Issues / Environment
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.
Expanding energy access makes sense. What doesn’t make sense is using a failed scheme — like carbon trading — to pay for it.
Plagued by poor infrastructure, climate denialism, and a patchwork of unregulated fracking wells and nuclear waste sites, the U.S. is poised to topple itself with self-inflicted wounds.
For 60 years, Koreans on both sides of the DMZ have awaited a peace treaty. Instead they've gotten an arms race and political repression.
The real "pivot to Asia" should be towards decarbonization, a more equitable distribution of wealth, and a commitment to fight climate change.
Disaster relief has increasingly become part of the justification for increased U.S. troop deployments in the Asia-Pacific region.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.