Maggie Severns

Maggie Severns is a senior online editorial fellow at Mother Jones.

Climate & Energy

5 ways Monsanto wants to profit off climate change

The agriculture giant has a variety solutions for mitigating and adapting to global warming.

Climate & Energy

Get ready for record temperatures … for the rest of your life

In 35 years, U.S. cities consistently will be hotter than their hottest year on record.

Climate & Energy

Watch: Robots that hunt down jellyfish and destroy them

Scientists have created a new weapon for the ongoing battle with jellyfish.

Climate & Energy

Photos and videos from dramatic flash floods in Colorado

Six inches of rain fell in 12 hours on Wednesday night in parts of Boulder County.

Food

Has the world reached peak chicken?

You won't believe how many chickens live on this planet.

Climate & Energy

Take a virtual flight through Yosemite’s fire zone

This Google Earth tour shows you where the blaze is burning --- and what's at stake.

Climate & Energy

9 scary facts about the Yosemite fire

Just another wildfire? Nope. This one's different. Here's why.

Business & Technology

Tesla Motors earns $26 million in the 2nd quarter — thanks to the government

Tesla is a model for how government support can help bring ambitious new technologies to market.

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