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A new book evaluates whether natural gas is a 'transitional fuel' to a low-carbon future—or perhaps, more like a methadone addiction that's tearing apart rural communities.
Tough EPA limits on mining in Alaska’s Bristol Bay watershed could finally spell doom for a misguided mining venture.
How one rust belt city found the key to its rebirth: bringing nature and people closer together.
A new video series that depicts Americans living on the front lines of climate change zooms in on one of our favorite vacation spots.
Q&A
The French graphic novelist Philippe Squarzoni presents a moral case for tackling climate change in stark black and white.
What will summer be like in your city by the end of the century? (Hint: hot.)
Ready for cyborgian cisterns? Sentient sewer systems? The coming smart-tech revolution promises to marry infrastructure and the Internet.
After a serious spate of earthquakes in the Sooner State, another study points a shaky finger at the oil and gas industry.
Think you know the current state of U.S. agriculture? Don’t go betting the farm until you’ve read this.
The lingering effects of the polar vortex (yes, that again) may be keeping Chicago in a fog.
The view from the air puts it all in perspective.
Attorney Joel Reynolds brings the war on the environment into the courtroom (and wins). And in the fight to save the whales, he'll even take on the U.S. Navy.
… And you can feed it—excellently—for a long time. So why, a new book asks, doesn’t more locally caught seafood end up on our plates?