Jake Johnson, staff writer
Three Gentoo penguins on top of an iceberg at Yellow Point Beach on January 1, 2020 in King George Island, Antarctica.
"Once you put enough heat into the climate system, you are going to lose those ice shelves, and once that is set in motion you can't reverse it."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"If you replace one combustion fuel for another combustion fuel, that is not a...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
An electric shuttle bus travels through downtown Santa Barbara, California. (Photo: Jumping Rocks/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
"If we're going to beat the climate clock and stop polluting toxic fumes into...


We're just gonna leave this photo here of two smart, tough, accomplished women - one of color, and the first and second in line of succession to the presidency - on the House dais before Joe Biden's first speech to a joint session of Congress, which he opened with the mellifluous if belated phrase, "Madam Speaker, Madam Vice-President." The media called the presence of Kamala Harris and Nancy Pelosi "historic." But we prefer Harris' term when asked the significance. "Normal," she said.

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