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Britain's New PM Just Sacked Its Climate Agency—What Now?

On her very first day in office, Prime Minister Theresa May abolished the U.K.’s climate change department. Will the Brits keep the climate promises they made in Paris?

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2016 Is Putting Previous Heat Records to Shame

January to June was the warmest half-year on the books (and it wasn't even close).

Species Watch

Alexander Camelton Gets Lots of Zoo Love, but It Could Be Curtains for His Wild Kin

Only about 1,000 wild Bactrian camels remain in the deserts of China and Mongolia.

Eye Opener

Become One with Our National Parks with These Modern-Day Daguerreotypes

Photographer Binh Danh uses an old technique to create a contemporary perspective on the American landscape.

Culture & Politics

Airplanes vs. Bullet Trains: The Race Is On in Texas

Fifty years ago, Southwest Airlines revolutionized regional air travel. Now another Texas-based business is launching a counterrevolution on the ground—and the carbon savings could be huge.

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Climate Change Is Shifting Clouds Poleward

And the changing patterns could boost warming.