Climate Change

hurricane enablers

We’re getting more major hurricanes in the Atlantic than we used to.

The U.S. is just lucky it hasn't seen many hit land.

Breaking news

Pipeline construction is on hold as Standing Rock Sioux Tribe loses one battle, wins another.

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe lost its big case, but the feds stepped in immediately after the decision.

Greener pastures

A top environmental activist isn’t so sure about the Green Party presidential candidate’s green cred.

Jane Kleeb questions Jill Stein's commitment to the cause.

all the reef that's fit to print

Add “build coral reefs” to all the things 3D printers can do.

Australian architect James Gardiner wants to use 3D-printing technology to build a better reef.

Put your money where your mouth is

Major corporations that claim to support climate action are funding politicians who oppose it.

The hypocritical companies include Google, AT&T, DuPont, and PepsiCo.


Big Oil is backing Hillary Clinton. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

She's raking in twice as much oil money as Trump.

Chesapeake oysters
Flushing Meadows

Can toilets revive New York City’s oyster population?

New York City wants to restore its oyster population, one recycled toilet bowl at a time.

More Like Coal Yeller

The number of coal-fired power plants under development saw a big hit in the first half of 2016.

India and China are beginning to back away from coal.

Grist on the ground

Dakota Access pipeline’s private security unleashed attack dogs and sprayed mace on protesters.

Tensions escalate ahead of a big court date Friday.