Issues / Environment
Is China smartening up its environmental and social act in Africa? It certainly wants to be seen as doing just that.
Negotiators ultimately came up with a flawed compromise.
Here's a solution to climate change: countries with the smallest carbon footprints should adopt U.S. babies.
Earth's rarity as a planet that supports advanced life is argument enough to handle it with care.
Cancun was not a surprise. Nor was it a failure. This much is easy to say.
Arm twisting and back-room pressure tactics will backfire.
The showdown in Cancun is over preventing a market-based approach to global warming.
Cancun promises to be calm to a fault.
Discouragement is already in the air in the lead-up to the Cancun talks, but hope must stay on the table.
The U.S. military is beginning to see climate change as a security threat, but the government isn't making it a high enough priority.