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The future doesn’t suck

Grist Founder Chip Giller has a new newsletter focused on the path toward a sustainable world that works for everyone, and, man, is this shift good!

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What to expect when you’re expecting a Trump-run EPA?

Watch our video on what the EPA will look like come Jan. 20.

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How comics can help us talk about climate change

What can superheroes teach us about bigger issues? Watch and learn.

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What’s going on with the Dakota Access Pipeline? Let us explain.

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In wildfire-riddled Tennessee, climate change is a hot topic

Residents blame drought, and some point to climate.

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Obama can’t really do much about Standing Rock

Activists are calling on the president to intervene, but he has little power to stop the pipeline.

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Bill McKibben: Trump presidency “demands fierce resistance”

Here are some tips for persevering through the next four years.

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Want to convince Trump to care about climate? Scaremongering about refugees won’t help.

Military leaders are warning about climate change causing an "unimaginable" refugee crisis. But we should help migrants, not demonize them.

Getting warmer

What’s a greener way to heat my home?

A reader wonders which is better -- a heat pump or a high-efficiency gas furnace. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk warms to the topic.

D'oh

Obama just missed a big chance to boost wind power

The federal government doesn’t favor renewable projects over fossil fuels on public land. It should.

DAPL

How economics are driving the Dakota Access Pipeline

The powers behind the project will benefit, but almost no one else will.

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Environmental organizations see an outpouring of support post-election

"Apparently the sixth stage of grief is activism.”

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Is it bad to buy coral products?

Advice columnist Umbra Fisk dives deep to find answers.

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