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Get ready for the holiday season by making Christmas stockings from old shirts

These homemade stockings will be a cozy addition to your holiday decor.

Climate & Energy

Good news: Big companies are using a record amount of clean energy

Companies like Walmart and General Motors are starting to defect from the fossil fuel-powered electric grid.

Climate & Energy

In Washington, teenagers take a state agency to court over carbon emissions — and win

Thanks to a new court decision, the state will have to design an emissions reduction rule that protects future generations.

Portland ghosts a somber reminder not to text and drive

If ghost bikes can't get the attention of careless drivers, maybe these ghost people will.


We have a great Thanksgiving dinner conversation topic for you: Birth control!

Reproductive rights are still a mess in the U.S., but we have a lot to be thankful for.


Climate change is gonna be rough on farmers and eaters

And trade might not be much help.

Climate & Energy

What’s the status of Obama’s climate legacy?

Watch Grist's Ben Adler on discussing threats to Obama's Clean Power Plan.


Spoof captures how advertisers approach millennials and consumerism

This ad makes fun of throw-away culture with a fake water bottle brand called "Once."

Climate warning labels are coming to gas pumps in one Canadian city

North Vancouver has come up with a way to make gasoline buyers feel super guilty.