Climate

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a blow to environmentalists calling on the Obama administration to keep fossil fuels in the ground , a judge on Tuesday struck down as unlawful the new rule meant to regulate fracking on federal lands. The decision from Judge Scott Skavdahl of the District Court of Wyoming "is a major loss for the administration, which worked for years to...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Wildfires in the Southwestern U.S. continued to rage on Wednesday, as the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Climate advocates are praising the Chinese government's new dietary guidelines...

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Fires are raging, ice is melting. In a bid to save the singular "purity and fragility" of the rapidly-melting Arctic ice - and in support of eight million voices calling for its protection - Greenpeace has released a video of renowned Italian pianist Ludovico Einaudi performing on a floating platform before Norway's Wahlenbergbreen glacier, cracking and groaning even as he plays - a haunting reminder of what's at stake.