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Climate change threatens oil sands.

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To stave off climate chaos, we need to think a lot bigger than halting production on public lands.

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New maps shed light on the secret lives of clouds

This cloud atlas could help us track life across the planet.

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The Keystone movement goes global

No new fossil fuel proposal is safe.


Clinton is in coal country, and it’s getting messy

What happens in Appalachia does not stay in Appalachia.

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Emma Watson’s Met Gala outfit was trash

In a good way, though.


Jimmy Kimmel takes on Sarah Palin. And wins.

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Climate change is already disrupting societies. A new study doesn’t let us forget it.

A new meta-study looked at stories from 90,000 indigenous people already adapting to climate change.

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Fighting climate change with Snapchat? Meet the Pacific Islander trying it out.

How one activist is leading a tech revolution for climate justice.

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