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State of the U.S. economy the year you were born

Stacker combined economic data and history to trace the country’s economy from the Roaring Twenties to the 2008 recession and beyond.

States with the fastest-growing clean energy production

While other countries are adopting carbon taxes and building fleets of electric buses, the U.S. is mired in political turmoil and led by a president who denies the urgent reality of climate change. For now, most clean energy developments happen on the state and local level.

50 endangered species that only live in the Amazon rainforest

The 2019 fires in the Amazon rainforest threaten one-tenth of the known species on Earth. Stacker used the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List to highlight 50 endangered species from this region that have been put at risk by this past summer’s crisis.

Australia's fires have already killed 1 billion animals—unpacking the tragedy through statistics

As of February 2020, fires remain uncontained across eastern Australia. Millions of acres of wilderness have been destroyed and over 1 billion local animals have been killed.

Major cities most at risk of rising sea levels

Climate change will not wait for administrative reform.

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