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A landmark lawsuit in which kids sued the US government over its contribution to climate change has been dismissed after a 5-year fight

The youth plaintiffs claimed the US government was violating their constitutional rights by knowingly contributing to climate change.
Microsoft President Brad Smith.

Microsoft’s newest ‘moonshot’ would make it carbon negative by 2030 – and eventually remove all of the carbon it has emitted s...

Climate change has become a workplace issue as employees call for greater measures to reduce their impact – and Microsoft has a big plan to do that.
Workers install a panel washing robot on the 28-Gigawatt solar farm at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 16, 2016. In 2007, former President George W. Bush signed a law requiring the Pentagon get a quarter of its electricity from renewables by 2025.

US green energy investment climbed to record highs in 2019 — despite the Trump administration’s stance on climate change

The spending was bolstered by wind and solar firms rushing to earn federal tax credits before the government scales them back, Bloomberg reported.
Sparrows fly around a bird feeder, September 29, 2015.

An avian apocalypse has arrived in North America. Birdsong could become a rare sound.

The skies over the US and Canada are far emptier than they were 50 years ago. Birds are losing their habitats and suffering due to climate change.
Global average temperatures from 2015 to 2019, as compared to a baseline average from 1951 to 1980.

The US saw 14 billion-dollar disasters in 2019 — the world’s second-hottest year ever

"The decade that just ended is clearly the warmest decade on record," NASA scientist Gavin Schmidt said.
A view of the smoke from the Australian fires from the International Space Station.

An astronaut in space photographed the giant smoke plume from Australia’s fires. 70% of the country is covered in haze.

Australia is battling the worst wildfires in its history. The smoke is visible from the International Space Station.

‘Pleasantly surprised’: Activists say BlackRock’s climate change strategy is a good first step, but more needs to be done

It's a "major first step on climate action," but it "remains to be seen how much action will actually be taken," one activist said.

Tom Steyer is running for president. Here is everything we know about the candidate — and how he stacks up against the competition.

Billionaire environmental activist Tom Steyer is making climate change and the environment a central part of his 2020 platform.
James Murdoch, son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch.

James Murdoch is fed up with his father’s companies’ climate denial in News Corp and Fox’s coverage of the Australian bushfires

James Murdoch and his wife Kathryn released a statement condemning his father's news outlets for downplaying the effects of climate change.
Bleached coral in Tahiti, French Polynesia, as seen in late May 2019.

We’ve put the heat equivalent of 3.6 billion Hiroshima bomb explosions into the oceans. The water was hotter last year than ever in recorded his...

Warmer oceans kill coral, fish, and seabirds, while supercharging hurricanes and melting polar glaciers.