Upmanu Lall, director of the Columbia Water Center, explains South Africa’s water shortage and why places in the U.S. could be at risk, too.
Sarah Fecht, Author at State of the Planet
Columbia University expert weighs in on the potential impacts of the lawsuit.
New line of information could help predict the storms’ future strength under climate change.
Researcher calls attention to a largely under-recognized health threat.
Scientists are unraveling the driving forces of one of the worst environmental disasters in human history, in hopes of predicting and preparing for the next global drought.
Congress is moving closer to opening Alaska’s pristine wilderness to oil and gas development. What might that mean for the creatures living there?
If we ate half as many burgers and steaks each week, a new study calculates that it could have a profound effect on carbon emissions and the environment.
Self-driving cars will fundamentally change how we live and work. But not all of those changes will be positive.
They’re rare but can be dangerous, as demonstrated by Medicane Numa’s destruction in Greece last week.