Dawn Stover

Articles by Dawn Stover

14 May 2018
Africa

The African Anthropocene

Dawn Stover

When white and Western writers say that “we” are polluting the planet and altering its climate, are they speaking for all humanity?

8 May 2018
Americas

Trump's EPA: a captive of industry?

Dawn Stover

Experts warn that the Trump administration’s pro-business offensive has made “regulatory capture” of the EPA more likely than ever before. That could have severe public health consequences.

20 April 2018
Americas

Fossil fuels on trial

Dawn Stover

Having trouble keeping track of all the climate lawsuits in the United States? Us too.

19 April 2018
Americas

Climate kids headed for court

Dawn Stover

Mark your calendar for October 29. That’s when the US government goes on trial for violating the youngest generation’s right to a stable climate.

5 April 2018
Americas

Trump's worst climate move yet

Dawn Stover

The Trump administration’s rollback of fuel efficiency and emissions standards for automobiles is a slam-dunk for oil companies, but not for automakers or consumers.

7 February 2018

Climate change could be a Games changer

Dawn Stover

Without reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, many cities will become too hot to host the Olympic Games within a few decades.

2 January 2018
Asia

So far, North Korea is failing to live up to 2018 predictions

Dawn Stover

American experts rate the odds of a war with North Korea as high as 50 percent, but North Korea begins the new year with an unexpected overture.

15 December 2017

A monumental lobbying coup

Dawn Stover

A mining company with a uranium mill bordering the Bears Ears National Monument lobbied to reduce the monument’s size. The White House listened.

2 November 2017
Americas

Scientist vs. scientist: an escalating fight over renewable energy

Dawn Stover

Can the US electricity grid run on wind, water, and solar energy alone by mid-century? Scientists who disagree on the answer may be headed to court.

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