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Huzzah! The economy keeps growing while energy emissions stay flat

It's more evidence that there doesn't have to be a tradeoff between the economy and the environment.

A bill to block GMO labeling fails key Senate vote

While this bill was blocked by farm-state Democrats, the battle will likely resume later.

Hydroponics kit takes the dirty work out of kitchen gardening

Can’t handle windowsill herbs? Try IKEA's indoor gardening kit.

What you need to know about Obama’s Supreme Court pick Merrick Garland

The GOP is saying “hell no” to confirming the moderate judge.

John Kasich is no better than Donald Trump on climate change

Kasich has a reputation as a moderate. He’s anything but.

A eulogy for Marco Rubio’s political career

Grist bids adieu to the campaign's most lovable robot.

Florida voters care about climate change. Too bad the Republican presidential candidates don’t

More than 80 percent of Floridians accept climate science — including many GOP voters — but that isn't swaying Trump, Rubio, et al.

House Republican introduces resolution to protect … magic

Meet Rep. Pete Sessions, climate-denying magic-lover.

CDC prevents thousands of foodborne illnesses every year

It also saves millions in medical costs, but we only ever hear about the outbreaks that it doesn't prevent.