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.
What can you do with a chicken past her prime? Here are a few ideas.
The Gemasolar plant regularly provides nonstop solar power even after the sun's gone down or your lady-love leaves you.
Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) thinks local communities should have control over fracking, and Republicans say that makes him a "terrorist" on a "jihad."
Supermarkets plug in their excess food inventory along with a discounted price and time of availability.
White House science adviser John Holdren says the phrases "global warming" and "climate change" just aren't cutting it.
Kinder Morgan, which is pushing to expand a tar-sands pipeline in Canada, says that "spills can have both positive and negative effects" on local economies.
Does fracking pose a threat to our household pets? A new book compiles anecdotes and lays out the issues.