Climate & Energy

Blow it out your ass

Sorry, Trump: Scottish wind farm is going ahead despite you

The former reality TV star has been trying to stop a wind project near one of his golf courses, but he's now out of luck.

Election 2016

The GOP has a plagiarism problem and it’s not Melania Trump

Politicians copy industry talking points all the time, and it's harder to catch them in the act.

Imperma-frost

You call it methane, we call it “nature’s bouncy house”

Siberia’s got a bad case of gas under its grass.

Tall tales

4 things Trump got very wrong in his convention speech

And that's just in the part about regulation and energy.

That's A Big Tree

Got tons of CO2? Get more giant trees.

How? By cloning them, of course — and then planting them all over the world.

cool it

Extreme heat is exhausting and expensive

Broiling-hot summer days could cost global economies $2 trillion by 2030.

Election 2016

We didn’t know Third Eye Blind felt so strongly about coal

The '90s alt-rock band's platform makes a whole lot more sense than the RNC's.

obamaptimist

Obama reminds us things are getting better all the time

In a speech on Wednesday, Obama pointed out that we are living in the "most prosperous, most progressive era in human history."

You Break It, You Bought It

Pro-tip: It costs a lot when you spill tar sands oil into a river

Enbridge just got socked with the largest fine ever for a U.S. pipeline spill.