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Dan on the Street

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We took to the streets to talk to real live millennials about the election. We even checked their pulses!

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no smokey without fire

Forest fires may be natural, but that doesn’t make them popular

Our new policy to let forest fires burn is inspired by nature. Unfortunately, nature doesn’t always behave as we’d like.

(Fr)ack

Anti-fracking activists hit a roadblock in Colorado

The secretary of state says two initiatives to crack down on fracking didn't get enough signatures to make the ballot. Activists disagree.

Human/Nature

Your favorite national park is about to get a lot hotter

By 2100, the climates of our parks may have shifted drastically.

GMOsquitoes

Americans love genetically modified mosquitoes much more than other GMOs

Why do Americans embrace some GMOs but reject others?

sound bites

The complicated science of organic food, in one awesome podcast

If you eat food, don't miss the latest episode of Science Vs.

global weirding

The warmer it gets, the more it snows in Antarctica. Huh?

Counterintuitively, a warmer planet means more snow on the Southern Continent. And that's a good thing.

biosphere the worst

Trump’s campaign chief once ran a major climate research center

Twenty years before campaigning for a climate denier, Stephen Bannon had a different tune.

planet out

See how Earth is fast approaching a red hot mess

This is a terrifyingly clear visualization of our warming planet.

Men Again

Celebrate National Women’s Equality Day by turning down the goddamn A/C

This is your annual reminder that we’re living in a man’s world — and we’re feeling it most at the office.

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