The California drought is killing almond trees, too

That's right: We're talking about almonds and California again, folks, but bear with us.

Climate & Energy

A look at California’s ambitious climate plans

California has a rough road ahead on climate change.

Lather, rinse, repeat

Are all these soaps, detergents, and shampoos just taking us to the cleaners?

Why are there so many different varieties of cleaning products, and do we need them? Umbra has the sudsy answer.


We recall 100 blue whales’ worth of meat a year

This infographic brims with gross food safety facts.


It’s hard to order sustainable fish. This campaign could change that

Oceana wants the federal government to implement a new policy that would require a different name for each species of fish.

Business & Technology

Meet the big green champion of professional sports

Can Allen Hershkowitz's green sports movement turn fans into environmentalists?

Climate & Energy

It takes how many megawatts to power a Dallas Cowboys game?

Eight stats on pro sports' environmental footprint.


What does race have to do with this Yosemite hike?

Asian Americans are barely visible in national parks. The Sing Peak Pilgrimage wants to change that.


Temple Grandin digs in on the practical side of what animals want

To improve the lives of the animals we grow for food, we must drop preconceived ideas and try to think like them.