Take it from an ice cream guy: If it's melted, it's ruined. That's why we have to stop global warming now. We've only got one atmosphere; we can't wait to take action until the damage is done and air pollution has forever changed our planet's delicate environmental balance. Earth Day reminds us that if we want to preserve our world for our kids and all the generations to come, the time to act is today. That is common sense, of course, but some politicians just don't seem to get it. Nonetheless, most of them love Earth Day, because it gives …
Get Grist in Your Inbox
Ben Cohen is cofounder of Ben & Jerry's and creative director of the True Majority.
This little fox loves transit. Should we tell him he just missed his stop?
Millions alive today would have to die before the paleo diet could take over
Washington state just lopped up to $2,500 off the cost of solar panels. Here’s how.
Goodbye, everyone! A massive hole has opened at the End of the World
Lay off the almond milk, you ignorant hipsters