Driverless cars are coming soon, offering an opportunity to think about the difference between swapping out technological widgets and changing whole systems.
A man's dog finds him a big lump of ambergris worth thousands. Moral of the story: get a dog.
Blame biofuels -- and, of course, coal.
The century-old community may soon be razed so that an adjacent BP refinery can spill over its borders.
In which Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, puts off wash day as long as possible. Oh, the things she'll do for the planet!
Lyft takes off in California, clearing a regulatory hurdle and expanding into L.A. Meanwhile, Getaround is getting bigger in Portland.
North Dakota -- fastest-growing state in the nation thanks to a fracking boom -- offers lots of traffic and crowds and not much fun.
Shareable founder Neal Gorenflo talks about crowdsourcing his life, his decision to give up his beloved surf wagon, and how sharing is reshaping the economy.
Living in a tiny house with kids sounds like a nightmare. But those living the dream say the biggest challenges can turn out to be unexpected blessings.