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Shoulda been Milk Duds

What the heck were thousands of red Skittles doing strewn across a frozen Wisconsin road?

Here's why we feed candy to cows.

#USofScience

Science is under assault. On Inauguration Day, scientists speak out.

Scientists, basically: “Um, science is actually really important, you guys."

data dump

It’s happening: Climate change starts disappearing from government websites.

Going, going, gone.

You are my density

Densifying cities could cut emissions more than doing energy retrofits on buildings.

So says a new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

chicken and the reg

Obama administration just gave a little breathing room to organic livestock.

A new rule from the Obama administration increases animal welfare standards for organic foods.

Sonny side up

Trump’s pick for agriculture secretary believes you can pray drought away.

Former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue is Trump's final cabinet nominee.

We shall overcomb

Heading to D.C. this week? There’s a climate-themed protest for you.

To welcome Trump, organizers have plans to disrupt meetings, erect blockades, and hold a dance party

Picture imperfect

Get those Instagrams in now: Climate change is going to mess up good weather days.

Most of the world will experience fewer mild weather days in the future, a new study projects.

The poll truth

Americans want the EPA to do its job, even if Trump and Pruitt don’t.

More than 60 percent of Americans want the powers of the Environmental Protection Agency to be preserved or strengthened, a new poll finds.