Eric Holthaus
Eric Holthaus

Eric Holthaus is a meteorologist who writes about weather and climate for Slate’s Future Tense. Follow him on Twitter.

Future Tense
Dec. 15 2015 12:26 PMSolar Panels Won’t “Suck Up All the Energy From the Sun.” But Don’t Laugh at North Carolina.
The Slatest
Dec. 12 2015 3:48 PMThe Paris Climate Summit Ends With a Historic Rebuke of the Fossil Fuel Era
Future Tense
Dec. 10 2015 2:57 PMParis Climate Talks Are Starting to Resemble a Game of Civilization
Moneybox
Dec. 9 2015 1:16 PMEconomists: Buckle Up, Climate Change Is Going to Be a Rough Ride
The Slatest
Dec. 7 2015 3:10 PMBernie’s New Climate Change Plan Is an Environmentalist’s Dream, Except for This One Thing
Future Tense
Dec. 4 2015 5:28 PMWorld Leaders Met to Save the Planet, and the Only Full Public Record Is This Google Doc
Future Tense
Dec. 3 2015 2:00 PMIndia Holds the Planet’s Fate in Its Hands. That’s Great News.
Future Tense
Dec. 1 2015 4:12 PMResearchers: Exxon, Koch Family Have Powered the Climate-Denial Machine for Decades
Future Tense
Nov. 30 2015 1:16 PMWhy Are World Leaders Calling Paris a “First Step” After 21 Years of Climate Negotiations?
Science
Nov. 25 2015 12:26 PMRemember the Oceans!The most important consequence of the Paris climate talks will be the fate of the oceans.
Future Tense
Nov. 18 2015 1:24 PMThe Most Intense El Niño Ever Observed Is Already a Worldwide Disaster
Jurisprudence
Nov. 16 2015 10:00 AMChildren Sue Over Climate ChangeIt’s like the plot of a Disney movie: 21 kids with gumption pitted against the president of the United States.
Future Tense
Nov. 10 2015 4:44 PMFresh Climate Data Confirms 2015 Is Unlike Any Other Year in Human History
The Slatest
Nov. 5 2015 5:33 PMNY Attorney General to Investigate ExxonMobil for Misleading Public on Climate Change
Science
Nov. 3 2015 3:54 PMWhy We Can Be Hopeful About Climate ChangeThis should be the year we turn to preparing for the future.
The Slatest
Dec. 14 2015 10:54 AMGlobal Warming Isn’t Really to Blame for This Crazy Warm Weather. So Enjoy It!
The Slatest
Dec. 11 2015 12:47 PMThe Paris Climate Change Agreement Is Going to Be Highly Aspirational. That’s Exactly What We Need.
The Slatest
Dec. 9 2015 10:16 PMThe Paris Climate Talks Are Going Much Better Than Expected
Future Tense
Dec. 7 2015 6:01 PMThe Best Good News for the Climate: Global Emissions Dropped in 2015
The Slatest
Dec. 4 2015 5:49 PMThe Chennai Floods Are a Devastating Preview of Unnatural Disasters to Come
The Slatest
Dec. 3 2015 5:11 PMEurope’s Tallest Active Volcano Unleashes Spectacular Eruption
Future Tense
Dec. 2 2015 5:30 PMWorld’s Most Vulnerable Islands Are Hoping Paris Will Bring an Impossible Climate Miracle
Science
Nov. 30 2015 6:46 PMThe Fossil of the Day Award Is the Best Part of the Paris Climate SummitActivists name and shame, with humor.
Future Tense
Nov. 29 2015 9:03 PMYour Jargon-Busting Guide to the Paris Climate Change Talks
Future Tense
Nov. 23 2015 1:07 PMNew Sunset-Quality Forecasts Mean You’ll Never Miss Another Stunner
The Slatest
Nov. 16 2015 5:27 PMAfter the Paris Attacks, an Essential Part of the Climate Talks Won't Happen
The Slatest
Nov. 14 2015 10:56 PMBernie Is Absolutely Right: Climate Change Makes Terrorism Worse
Future Tense
Nov. 6 2015 2:50 PMWe Can Finally Stop Talking About Keystone. What’s Next?
Science
Nov. 5 2015 4:33 PMToo Hot for Sex?Climate change is bad, but probably not that bad.
The Slatest
Nov. 2 2015 12:33 PMWatch Kansas City’s World Series Celebration Erupt on Weather Radar

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