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
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
The Slatest
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
Future Tense
March 23 2015 4:02 PMThe Day After Tomorrow Might Kinda, Sorta Come True
Future Tense
March 19 2015 4:58 PMWelcome to Global Warming’s Terrifying New Era
Future Tense
March 12 2015 2:21 PMHumanity Is a Geologic Force “as Earth-Changing as a Meteorite Strike”
The Slatest
March 5 2015 5:21 PMEl Niño Has Arrived, and It Could Produce the Warmest Year on Record
Future Tense
Feb. 26 2015 5:47 PMWatch Inhofe Throw a Snowball on the Senate Floor to Disprove Global Warming
Future Tense
Feb. 24 2015 10:48 AMSome Climate Engineering Ideas Are Insane. This One Isn’t.
The Slatest
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
The Slatest
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. 
Future Tense
March 20 2015 5:40 PMCalifornia’s Next Megadrought Has Already Begun
The Slatest
March 17 2015 8:00 PMTuesday Night Is Your Best Chance to See the Northern Lights in a Decade
Future Tense
March 11 2015 4:47 PMBaked AlaskaIf the Last Frontier is the canary in the climate coal mine, we’re in trouble.
Future Tense
March 2 2015 3:20 PMNew Study Says Climate Change Helped Spark Syrian Civil War
Future Tense
Feb. 24 2015 5:21 PMThe Eiffel Tower Now Has Its Very Own Wind Turbines
The Slatest
Feb. 20 2015 2:38 PMWatch This Drone Video of a Beautiful, Nearly-Frozen Niagara Falls

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