Climate Change

Electric Cars Are One Thing. But Giving Up Meat?

The Paris climate talks didn't cover one touchy issue: consumption.

Plus-size emissions.

Photographer: David McNew/Getty Images

The good news from Paris is pretty good: Rich and poor countries now agree to emit less carbon dioxide, and have pledged initial targets for reducing those emissions. Here's the bad news: The gap between the pledged targets and what's needed is so big that closing it might not be possible with better technology alone.

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