Can transit incorporate art? Yes! How about playground equipment? You bet. Even … sex? Oh yeah, baby.
A reader asks where she should move to be best positioned for the coming eco-apocalypse. Umbra gives her a realty check.
Edward O. Wilson dropped by the Grist office recently and asked why young people aren't out protesting the mess that’s being made of the planet. Help us come up with a good answer.
A city on the front lines of sea-level rise wonders how long it can keep the Atlantic Ocean at bay.
Join the Perennial Plate crew as they visit an urban goat herder in Louisville, Ky.
"It's always an immigrant who's cutting my grass with an exhaust-spewing lawnmower," says Stephen Colbert as he rips apart ads that criticize immigrants for increasing their carbon footprints.
We're not moving fast enough to fight off catastrophic climate change, according to a new report from the IEA. What will it cost to really get going? A good chunk in the short term and negative dollars in the long term.
Walmart evaded environmental protections and other rules in Mexico by paying out bribes. As punishment, the company should have to give up many of its Mexican stores.
China's meat consumption has changed a lot in the last 20 years -- so much so that corn to feed industrially raised animals is now more prevalent than rice.