Living

preach

For this black church, supporting climate action is a no-brainer

Climate change lessons during Sunday school? It's already happening.

deal with it

Hate crappy trade deals? This free concert is for you.

Talib Kweli, Tom Morello, and more are rocking against the TPP.

This bites

Thanks, climate change, for all the extra mosquito bites — oh, and the Zika

The length of mosquito season is increasing in cities around the U.S.

commuter programming

Forget free wi-fi: America just wants buses that show up on time

Transit officials bribe riders with high-tech perks, when they really just want a fast, reliable way to get around.

Humble rag

Which kind of cleaning cloths are the greenest?

Two readers want to know what they should clean with. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk cottons on to an answer.

It Is A Mathematical Certainty

James Cameron has a new movie where everyone drowns at the end

The Academy Award-winning director has a new short film on climate change that's premiering at the DNC.

Bad Internet

Oil industry supporters are getting ever more creative with their memes

Maybe don’t use “lesbians are hot” as an argument to support local oil extraction.

It's A Dry Heat ... For Once

California’s not the only state in the middle of a scary drought right now

The Northeast is drying up like a piece of turkey jerky in the sun.

Cold Comfort

How air-conditioning made America — and how it could break us all

AC may feel good but it comes with a host of problems.