Advocates for keeping fossil fuels in the ground are demanding of the world what this nation required of itself following the Civil War.
Islamic leaders called for rapid transition from a world economic order based on fossil fuel to one powered by renewable energy.
The move is especially bewildering for many, as the president has declared Alaska to be "the frontlines of our fight against climate change."
The EPA released its final rule on the regulation of power plants in an effort to curb greenhouse gas emissions by 33 percent by 2030.
A vast bloom of toxic algae off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago.
Pope Francis convened a two-day conference with sixty mayors from around the world to discuss what actions can be taken on a city-wide basis to combat climate change.
The destruction of the total biomass of the planet is fueled by the immense profits available under capitalism for the private exploitation of natural resources.
If life on earth is to survive then we must reorient the means by which we survive currently toward keeping a balance with nature.
The Pope calls for serious and immediate action to address climate change and other environmental crises.
We have entered a new geological era, in which human action is changing the physical world around us.