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Climate & Energy

Pope Francis gets more people to care about climate change

In just a few months, his holiness achieved what environmental activists have been trying to do for years.

Cities

An underground park in New York City? These guys are pushing to make it happen

And they have a 5,000 square-foot warehouse to prove it.

Climate & Energy

How to sell the gas tax to people who hate taxes and love driving

Hint: You have to convince them that it's worth their while.

Climate & Energy

Obama says “no” to TransCanada’s latest Keystone gambit

The company asked for a delay in review of the pipeline proposal, hoping to push the decision off to the next president. Obama denied the request.

Climate & Energy

TransCanada tries desperate move to save Keystone XL pipeline

The pipeline company is asking for a delay in the federal review of its proposal, hoping to get the decision punted to Obama's successor.

Living

The scariest thing you’ll watch all day: Al Gore and the climate change conspiracy

A new video exposes the truth behind global warming.

Climate & Energy

The state of carbon pricing is messier than we might like to think

There's not much chance of a global carbon price emerging from Paris, but smaller cap-and-trade programs and carbon taxes are in effect around the world.

Climate & Energy

Trans-Pacific Partnership could undermine climate regulations, top economist warns

Nobel economics laureate Joseph Stiglitz argues that the TPP could open up governments to corporate lawsuits over climate rules.

7 ways of looking at a climate

Check out some of the prettiest (and most depressing) climate change data out there

Grist shares its favorite climate data visualizations. Buckle up, data wranglers!