Business & Technology


This veggie is as good for the planet as it is for the body

Get over it, kale. The hippest new veggie grows in the sea.

Climate & Energy

Charles Koch really wants us all to believe he’s pro-science

Oh the irony. The fossil fuel tycoon condemns the "climate lobby" after decades of his own denial.


Satellites ​help​ track down sulfur dioxide we didn’t know existed

The pollutant comes from fossil fuels, and can cause serious harm to the planet and human health.

talkin' trash

Activists wanted to clean up a coal ash dump. Dump sued activists for complaining.

A federal court will decide whether to throw out the $30 million defamation suit.

Climate & Energy

Are plastic-bag bans good for the climate?

It turns out that paper bags might actually have a bigger carbon footprint than plastic ones.

Business & Technology

Wind turbines are powering nature’s paradise (and haven’t killed a single bird)

The Galapagos Islands are a model of how to adapt to survive.

Climate & Energy

You could be standing on an abandoned gas well right this second

There are millions of abandoned wells in the U.S. and no one knows quite where.

Business & Technology

There are more jobs in renewable energy than in oil, gas, and coal combined

That's especially good news for women.


Love Canal: The toxic suburb that helped launch the modern environmental movement

The once-idyllic suburb is now a ghost town.