global warming

How to escape ‘global warming is dead’ jokes before they make you crazy

Tabatha Southey: Millions of North Americans sought emergency refuge from cold temperatures and hot takes about what happened to all those record highs

If we don’t rethink the concept of progress, it could point society toward oblivion

Opinion: Understanding progress—what it is, what it isn’t, and what it’s good for—requires us to ask questions that we’re not asking right now. And the stakes are very high.

Climate change is making weather more extreme. How can Canada prepare?

As climate change makes weather more extreme, climatologist David Phillips urges cities to invest in stronger infrastructure to handle ‘the storms of the future, not the storms of the past.’

Al Gore on the climate-change fight’s new challenges

Eleven years after ‘An Inconvenient Truth,’ Al Gore speaks about his new film, and what’s changed since—including the presidency of Donald Trump

What ‘the blob’ tells us about ocean warming

Richard Dewey on how ‘the blob’ in the Pacific disrupted weather and offers a terrifying glimpse at the effect of climate change

What fish have to teach the Paris climate conference

The world may find our prime minister all the rage, but it’s scientists who are in vogue. And a leading one makes a compelling case against changing environmental goals

One Canadian’s quest to use Scripture to help sell climate science

White evangelical Protestants are the group least likely to believe in climate change. So in America, Katharine Hayhoe is setting out to change that.

Why global warming leaves most of us cold

George Marshall’s shrewd account of the psychology of why we ignore climate change

Aglukkaq touts emissions cuts, numbers tell another story

In reality, emissions targets have never seemed further out of reach

How not to be fooled by statements on emission ‘reductions’

Andrew Leach explains, with the help of chicken wings and beer


Glenn Beck threatens to fire employees who save energy

Right-wing loudmouth Glenn Beck has issued a memo to his minions warning he’ll fire any of his employees who use energy-saving compact fluorescent light bulbs.

Another defence of a carbon tax

Economists still think it’s a good idea