French President Emmanuel Macron receives Arnold Schwarzenegger at the Elysee Palace on June 23, 2017 in Paris, France. On their agenda was the United States withdrawal from the COP 21 and global climate change. | Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images

French President Awards US Scientists With ‘Make Our Planet Great Again’ Grants

As President Donald Trump reverses US commitments to act on climate change, French president Emmanuel Macron awards over $70 million in climate research funding, including support for 13 US scientists to conduct their work in France.