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Here’s something that could make recycling a lot easier

Figuring out recycling can be vexing, but new labels now appearing on products should help, says advice columnist Umbra Fisk.

pain in the grass

As drought shaming fades in California, lawns are making a comeback.

After the state relaxed water restrictions, grass is coming back into fashion.

fall back

Hate daylight saving time? Here’s what it would take to ditch it.

For starters, it would require overcoming an army of lobbyists.

block party

Now you can use Google to organize your neighbors around solar.

Setting up a community solar project? Google's got you covered.

bundy of joy

What would happen to federal lands if the Bundys got their way?

Transferring control to states would be a big -- and costly -- endeavor.

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Election reading for you! Wait, don’t go.

At the very least, the agony of the uncertainty will all be over soon.

it's not just you

Why don’t we talk about climate change more?

Thinking or talking about climate change makes people shut down. How do we change that?

Make America Green Again

Ballot measures to watch on Election Day

A carbon tax, plastic bag ban, and renewables are all up for a vote this year.

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