A reader wonders if it’s unethical to hang on to Big Oil stocks, and if shareholder activism does any good. Umbra offers some centsible advice.
Today is the only national holiday that is not really a day "off," but a day "on."
In Alameda County, Calif., stores are getting around the new plastic-bag ban by calling plastic bags "reusable."
A little winter isn't going to stop the worst drought in decades.
This apartment is so beautiful I had to throw my couch out the window and cry.
We suspect that this factoid won't make it into tourism brochures.
Can companies like Airbnb survive in a hostile regulatory environment -- or even rewrite the rules? Maybe, but only if they're honest about what they're doing.
Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, scours the land for alternatives to chemical-laden shampoo, and finds the answer right in the kitchen cabinet.
New findings suggest that particulate emissions pose a serious threat to the climate.