Offshore Drilling

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Hundreds of climate scientists are imploring President Barack Obama to block offshore drilling in Arctic waters, writing in an open letter published Wednesday that "No new oil and gas leasing or exploration should be allowed in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas in the foreseeable future." As average global temperatures rise month after month , putting...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
A coal-fired power plant in Germany. (Photo: Guy Gorek/cc/flickr)
Turning their backs on climate science and the consensus of governments and...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Representing "negligent disregard for the public safety," the Obama...