Fact Tank Mar. 31, 2014

Many around the world see climate change as a major threat

An international panel of scientists warned yesterday of that the world is already experiencing the effects of climate change and it will get worse — highlighting a problem that people in many countries see as a major threat.

U.S. Politics Mar. 19, 2014

Keystone XL Pipeline Divides Democrats

While Republicans and independents continue to favor constructing the Keystone XL pipeline, Democrats are divided. Opposition to the pipeline is most widespread among highly educated Democrats, liberals and Democrats with high family incomes.

Fact Tank Jan. 31, 2014

Chart of the Week: 63 years of global climate change

More than six decades of global temperature data, condensed into a 15-second visualization.

U.S. Politics Jan. 27, 2014

Energy: Key Data Points

Dealing with the nation’s energy problems has declined among the issues Americans regard as a top priority for the president and Congress in 2013.

U.S. Politics Jan. 27, 2014

Climate Change: Key Data Points from Pew Research

The American public routinely ranks dealing with global warming low on its list of priorities for the president and Congress.