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Week 91: Speak No Climate Change, Hear No Climate Change . . .

Trump denies climate change on “60 Minutes,” and yet his administration says climate facts are indisputable in court. Also, strange things are afoot between Ben Carson and Ryan Zinke’s scandals.

Climate Scientists to World: We Have Only 20 Years Before There’s No Turning Back

So we’d better get it together and do something NOW.

Week 90: Perhaps the IPCC Should Have Drawn Trump a Picture

The president doesn’t know what the U.N.’s climate report is, Ryan Zinke’s “pay-to-protest” plan, and Andrew Wheeler’s racist index finger.

These Newly Discovered Hummingbirds Can Survive High in the Andes—but Habitat Destruction Is Creeping Up on Them

Gold mining, fires, and farming have these gorgeous little birds teetering on the edge of extinction.

When Art Mimics Highway Signage

Caution: Climate change ahead.

The Nihilism of Trump’s Climate Policy

The administration cites the likelihood of catastrophic global temperature rise to justify gutting fuel-efficiency standards. Yes, you read that correctly.