Business & Technology

Living

No one needs K-cups for weed, yet here we are

The single-use scourge is spreading.

Climate & Energy

Guess who produces the most oil and gas in the world?

Surprise: The U.S. still leads Russia and Saudi Arabia in oil production.

Living

Edible six-pack rings are a brilliant answer to plastic pollution

It won't save ocean creatures, but it helps.

Climate & Energy

Down with guilt! There are much better ways to get people to act on climate change.

New research confirms that making people feel bad about their part in global warming is a nonstarter.

Climate & Energy

Norway will reopen Barents Sea for drilling exploration

Norway to Big Oil: “Sure, come on in and see if you can't wrangle more dinosaur juice out of this here ocean."

Justice

Toxic battery plant has to tell its 12,000 neighbors they might get cancer

The plant has close to four years to reduce cancer-causing arsenic emissions.

Business & Technology

Duke Energy will have to clean up its filthy coal ash sites … eventually

North Carolina regulators are finally taking some action, but they still want to go easy on the company.

Climate & Energy

Europe keeps hitting clean energy milestones

It’s been a really good month for renewables in Portugal, Germany, and the U.K.

Food

Here’s where the science on GMOs stands

The National Academies of Sciences has released the most comprehensive report on GMO crops to date.