Blogs Climate in Context

Experts Debate Moral, Religious Case for Climate Action

Experts Debate Moral, Religious Case for Climate Action

  • Published: Oct 9th, 2013

A Tennessee philosopher and Christian environmentalist debate the moral imperative for action on climate change.

Shutdown Silences Weather and Climate Social Media

Shutdown Silences Weather and Climate Social Media

  • Published: Oct 1st, 2013

The government shutdown has left federal climate and weather sites and social media accounts in the dark.

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

The 5 Most Sobering Charts from the IPCC Climate Report

  • Published: Sep 27th, 2013

The IPCC's new climate science report contains vital charts about the future of our climate, and they're not pretty.

Interactive Look at Top 11 Indicators of a Warming World

Interactive Look at Top 11 Indicators of a Warming World

  • Published: Sep 26th, 2013

An interactive look at the top indicators of a warming world, complete with high-resolution graphics.

IPCC Roundup: Stories Turn to IPCC’s Purpose, Scope

IPCC Roundup: Stories Turn to IPCC’s Purpose, Scope

  • Published: Sep 24th, 2013

Tuesday's coverage of the forthcoming IPCC report turned to the purpose and usefulness of the science panel.

IPCC Roundup: Early Reports Focus on Warming ‘Hiatus’

IPCC Roundup: Early Reports Focus on Warming ‘Hiatus’

  • Published: Sep 23rd, 2013

Early IPCC coverage is focusing on the global warming "hiatus" and climate sensitivity estimates.

President Obama’s Climate Speech: How it Played Out

President Obama’s Climate Speech: How it Played Out

  • Published: Jun 25th, 2013

Details on President Obama's big climate speech: how it played out, and why it was so significant.

Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends

  • Published: Jan 7th, 2013

Climate scientist Anthony Arguez explains the importance of “normals” in this version of Tell Me Why.