Climate & Energy

New tool will scrub the oil off your investments

The Decarbonizer shows what would have happened if you had divested a few years ago.


Hotel chain bans bacon and sausage from breakfast menu

If you're a bacon freak, you might want to avoid the Comfort Hotels in Scandinavia.


Hold on to your lacerations: We’re heading towards a terrifying, post-antibiotics world

There's bad news out of China on a last-resort antibiotic.

Business & Technology

BP could claim a massive tax write-off from Deepwater oil spill penalties

If the DOJ doesn't act, the oil giant could see a $5 billion windfall.

Climate & Energy

Watch Jeff Goldblum explain the Clean Power Plan in a Funny or Die video

Here’s a spoof about what goes on behind polluters’ closed doors.

Business & Technology

Each piece of garbage has a story. This artist traces it

Jenny Odell's "Bureau of Suspended Objects" project looks at where the stuff we throw out came from, who made it, and what it means.

Feline Groovy

How green is your cat’s food?

What's really in cat food? A vegan pet owner wants to know, and Umbra has the purr-fect answer.

Climate & Energy

Map shows where Volkswagen’s extra pollution has the worst impacts in California

The interactive tool shows a pollution and poverty index, VW diesel cars, and electric vehicle stations.


Michael Pollan’s food advice hits the big screen

A new documentary brings "In Defense of Food" to cinematic life.