guilty of hamburglary

The vegan meat market really beefed up in 2016.

It was the year of burgers that convincingly reproduce meat’s flavor compounds.

From the Editor

The Grist holiday letter

What a year we had!

Quaff the beaten track

What’s the greenest kind of drink container?

Glass bottles, plastic bottles, or aluminum cans? Advice columnist Umbra Fisk pours forth wisdom.

truth hurts

Fake news is old news to climate scientists

It’s not a recent trend, says climatologist Michael Mann, but it is a deeply dangerous one.

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You’re not gonna use that holiday time off to work out. Read instead.

Our weekly reading picks will give you dinner conversation fodder that isn't totally superficial.


Elections expert says North Carolina is no longer a democracy.

The state's score on unfair districting is the worst in the world.

word wars

Dan Rather has a new name for climate deniers — and they probably won’t like it.

It's not just climate change they are denying -- it's reality.

prime time

Seth Meyers devoted a full nine minutes to Trump and climate change.

The late night host took on Trump's climate change denial, his weird obsession with wind energy, and his oil-loving cabinet picks.

Flower power

Love fresh cut flowers? Here’s how to find greener ones

Bouquets don't have to be an environmental scourge. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk tells you how to track down better blooms.