Nathan Rott

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Millions of Ukrainians have escaped the war. Many still can't find enough work

Tuesday, November 01, 2022

Sixty percent of Ukrainians who fled their homes for other parts of the country have lost their jobs, as Russia's invasion has upended industries and destroyed businesses.


Ukrainians are starting new lives in safer parts of the country

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Millions of Ukrainians forced from their homes and jobs are starting new lives in safer parts of the country. Some are finding it hard to make ends meet.


Russian attacks have damaged at least 30% of Ukraine's energy infrastructure

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Russian attacks have damaged at least 30% of Ukraine's energy infrastructure, raising concerns about the coming winter.


Explosive suicide drones rock Ukraine's capital, hitting residential buildings

Monday, October 17, 2022

Explosions rang out across Kyiv early Monday, a week after nationwide strikes rocked the city for the first time since June.


Ukrainian officials say Russia launched more than 100 missiles over the last 2 days

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

There were more air raid sirens Wednesday in parts of Ukraine. Russia on Tuesday launched fresh missile attacks — following up on Monday's strikes.Ukraine pleaded for more modern air defense systems.


A tropical storm is flooding southern California amid record-breaking heat wave

Saturday, September 10, 2022

Sweltering heat isn't the only problem this weekend in California. A tropical storm is bringing flooding to the southern half of the state. And wildfires are making the air quality bad.


An intense heat wave in California is stressing the state's power grid

Wednesday, September 07, 2022

The strain on the power grid is leading to outages in some parts of the state and is putting vulnerable residents at risk. Other western states are also baking under the historic heat.


California lawmakers extend the life of the state's last nuclear power plant

Thursday, September 01, 2022

Citing climate change and the need to cut carbon emissions, California is extending the life of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant.


California will ban sales of new gasoline-powered cars by 2035

Thursday, August 25, 2022

The measure is the first in the nation, but other states are expected to follow. The aim is to curb emissions that contribute to global warming and health issues.


Largest U.S. auto market is moving away from the internal combustion engine

Thursday, August 25, 2022

The California Air Resource Board is expected to approve a plan Thursday to ban the sale of new gas cars by 2035. The state will have interim goals of 35% zero emission cars by 2026 and 68% by 2030.


The Biden administration aims to make nature a measurable part of the U.S. economy

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Environmental damage is a threat to the global economy but it's hardly counted in economic figures like the GDP. The Biden administration is unveiling an effort to give a more holistic accounting.


A cataclysmic flood is coming for California. Climate change makes it more likely.

Friday, August 12, 2022

There's a long history of massive inland flooding in California. New research finds that climate change has already doubled the odds it happens again.


Many soldiers in Ukraine will long be left with the mental toll of trench warfare

Thursday, July 14, 2022

The brutal trench warfare-style fighting happening in eastern Ukraine is traumatizing soldiers. There are concerns in Ukraine about the psychological legacy it will leave behind.


In eastern Ukraine's coal fields, Russia's invasion sparks hopes of a comeback

Wednesday, July 06, 2022

Ukraine's coal industry was in decline. Now miners find themselves in the middle of a war with Russia — and global demand for coal is rising.


Russia controls coal mines in Ukraine in a wider attempt to cripple its economy

Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Ukraine's long-declining coal industry is finding itself in the middle of Russia's invasion. Many mines have been taken over while Ukrainian officials are promising to ramp up extraction.


Shredded trees, dead dolphins and wildfires — how Russia's invasion is hurting nature

Friday, July 01, 2022

The environmental impacts from Russia's invasion of Ukraine could be felt far longer than the war itself.


With time ticking for climate action, Supreme Court limits ways to curb emissions

Thursday, June 30, 2022

The U.S. Supreme Court's opinion in a key environmental case, WV v. EPA, says the federal agency lacks authority to use greenhouse gas emissions caps to force fossil fuel power plants out of business.


The once-quiet southwestern corner of Ukraine is now playing a key role in trade

Sunday, June 19, 2022

An overlooked corner of Ukraine is quietly playing a critical role in the country's efforts to import and export goods. Russia is trying to cut it off.


As Russia pushes deeper into eastern Ukraine, some flee on medical evacuation train

Thursday, June 16, 2022

President Biden has announced another $1 billion in weaponry for Ukraine, including anti-ship missile launchers, longer range artillery and rounds for mobile rocket launching platforms.


Russia continues to make violent, grinding gains in eastern Ukraine

Monday, June 13, 2022

Ukrainian officials are warning that the next few days could be critical to a key city in the region.