Making super-efficient batteries and making farming less wasteful: Things that are even more exciting than glasses for dorky pervs.
Looked at in the context of our planet's history, what we're doing to Earth appears dire indeed.
Starting this fall, Zipcar will offer one-way trips. And rather than a tin-can two-seater, you'll be driving a five-person Honda Fit. Tempted?
If you guessed, "B. Blacks, Latinos, and the poor," congratulations! You're correct. A new report dishes out all the dirty details.
Last year, the oil and gas industry reported 578 spills to Colorado authorities, contaminating nearly 175,000 tons of precious topsoil.
Climate change is affecting you, right now. Yeah, you. That's the topline message of the new National Climate Assessment published by the White House.
In a new book, Doug Fine argues hemp is the key to a food and energy revolution.
Protecting local farms can be a recipe for urban revival, if Portland is any indication. Of course, that's easier said than done.
Grist is turning 15, so we're exploiting our younger selves with the hope that you'll be amused enough to make a donation.