Aubrey Trinnaman


Your guide to life on a warming planet

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Prairie land under a blue sky
Trent Davis Bailey for The Atlantic

Trees Are Overrated

Preserving the world’s great expanses of grass could be essential to combatting climate change.

A house window in Ngawlé, Senegal
Jessica Sarkodie

The Future of Mud

A Senegalese architecture firm is championing a lower-tech material than concrete to help cities prepare for climate change.