Climate Change

NASA finds methane hot spot over Four Corners
NASA finds methane hot spot over Four Corners
The culprit is the extensive fossil fuel industry infrastructure, not just fracking or coal mines.
The walrus detectives
The walrus detectives
What's behind the Alaska walrus haul-outs? Everyone's calling climate change, but the truth is, we don't know.
Climate change found to have spurred worldwide heatwaves
Climate change found to have spurred worldwide heatwaves
But floods and droughts have less certain links to planetary warming.
Megaloads and wild-and-scenic rivers don’t mix
Megaloads and wild-and-scenic rivers don’t mix
Opinion: These loads of mining equipment to Canada don’t belong on a narrow, scenic road that winds through my part of Idaho.
The Tree Coroners
The Tree Coroners
To save the West’s forests, scientists must first learn how trees die.
KDNK Radio speaks with Cally Carswell
KDNK Radio speaks with Cally Carswell
Behind the scenes with the tree coroners.
Climate anxiety is a real affliction
Climate anxiety is a real affliction
Understanding what "normal" weather is, in the context of history.
Snapshots of a forest two years after a megafire
For the love of trees
For the love of trees
When trees change due to the planet’s shifting climate, we change too.
The great nonflagration?
The great nonflagration?
Despite a few high-profile wildfires, 2013 was a fairly quiet fire season after all.