Eric Holthaus
Eric Holthaus

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

The Slatest
May 20 2015 4:31 PMObama Makes Strongest Case Yet for Combating National Security Threat of Climate Change
The Slatest
May 15 2015 6:15 PMNASA: 10,000-Year-Old Ice Shelf in Antarctica Will Soon Be Completely Gone
Future Tense
May 13 2015 6:52 PMGreenland’s Glaciers are Accelerating So Fast, They're Getting Stretch Marks
The Slatest
May 8 2015 4:07 PMThis Weekend’s Forecast Calls for a Tropical Storm, Tornadoes, and… Snow
The Slatest
May 7 2015 1:24 PMYes, a Women Drowned in an Oklahoma Tornado Shelter. But Shelters Are Still Your Safest Option.
Future Tense
April 30 2015 4:51 PMClimate Change Joins Terrorism, the Economy as a Top Diplomatic Issue
The Slatest
April 24 2015 4:39 PMObama’s Climate Strategy Isn’t Ambitious, but It Might Be Working
Science
April 22 2015 2:12 PMLosing GroundThe Everglades is the site of America’s biggest battle against climate change.
Moneybox
April 17 2015 7:17 PMStop Vilifying AlmondsYes, they use up a lot of water in drought-afflicted California. But the story gets a lot more complicated from there.
The Slatest
April 14 2015 11:12 AM“There’s Nothing I Can Do but Hold On”: The Man Behind the Illinois Tornado Video on His Experience
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April 8 2015 5:17 PMMeteorologists Steaming After Hurricane Research Funding Is Slashed
The Slatest
April 3 2015 11:12 AMThis Is What a Megadrought Looks Like
Future Tense
April 2 2015 2:53 PMSiberia’s Permafrost Is Exploding. Is Alaska’s Next?
The Slatest
March 31 2015 5:27 PMWimpy New U.S. Climate Targets Are Letting the World Down
Future Tense
March 27 2015 2:03 PMApple Watch Could Make You a Walking Weather Station
Science
May 19 2015 1:09 PMKayaktivismThese boats protesting oil drilling are the perfect symbol of climate change activism.
The Slatest
May 14 2015 4:43 PMHuge El Niño Becoming More Likely in 2015
Future Tense
May 13 2015 11:37 AMThis Man Is America’s Best Hope for Near-Term Climate ActionHe’s a Republican.
Science
May 8 2015 3:11 PMDry HeatAs Lake Mead hits record lows and water shortages loom, Arizona prepares for the worst.
Future Tense
May 6 2015 6:54 PMScientists “See” Thunder for the First Time. Here’s What It Looks Like.
The Slatest
April 26 2015 7:53 PMPoor Countries Like Nepal Are Falling Behind in Preventing Disasters
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April 23 2015 1:57 PMBe Mesmerized by the Stunning Volcanic Eruption in Chile
Future Tense
April 20 2015 11:10 AMManifesto Calls for an End to “People Are Bad” Environmentalism
The Slatest
April 15 2015 6:33 PM2015 Is Shaping Up to Be the Hottest Year on Record
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April 10 2015 12:28 PMTornadoes Sweep Through Northern Illinois (Video)
The Slatest
April 6 2015 6:24 PMPoll: Americans Don’t Think Climate Change Will Affect Them Personally
The Slatest
April 2 2015 5:30 PMArabian Sandstorm Makes Dubai Look Like Mars (Photos)
The Slatest
April 1 2015 4:58 PMCalifornia Imposes First-Ever Mandatory Water Restrictions, but Gives the Agriculture Industry a Pass
Future Tense
March 30 2015 1:18 PMOf Daisies and the Robot ApocalypseLegendary scientist James Lovelock contemplates humanity’s future and SimEarth.
Politics
March 25 2015 12:29 PMLindsey Graham Should Run for PresidentThe Republican senator from South Carolina may be the only politician who can stop global warming. 

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