Category: California

Why Climate Change Makes It Harder to Fight Fire With Fire

Summer is still more than a month and a half away, but enormous wildfires have already consumed landscapes and darkened…

Fires, Then Floods: Risk of Deadly Climate Combination Rises

Global warming is greatly increasing the risk that extreme wildfires in the American West are followed by heavy rainfall, a…

Biden Restores California’s Power to Set Stringent Tailpipe Rules

“Automakers are committed to working cooperatively and constructively with California and other states to ensure vehicles are efficient, clean, and…

How Air Pollution Across America Reflects Racist Policy From the 1930s

Urban neighborhoods that were redlined by federal officials in the 1930s tended to have higher levels of harmful air pollution…