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We're sunk

California is getting soaked right now, but farmland is still sinking due to lack of water.

Land in one of California’s most productive agricultural areas is subsiding rapidly because of heavy groundwater pumping.

Protests erupted across the nation in an 11th-hour effort to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Emergency rallies were held Wednesday in at least 53 cities. Check out photos and video.

Nothing to see here

Trump says he didn’t get a single phone call opposing his pipeline approvals.

"I don't even think it was controversial," he said of his recent moves to fast-track the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines.

Just the tax, ma'am

Big-name Republicans are taking a carbon-tax plan to the White House.

And they want to tear down Obama's climate plan in the process.

It’s official: The city of Seattle is divesting from Wells Fargo.

The city council voted unanimously to remove $3 billion from the bank in part because it is funding the Dakota Access Pipeline.

The Dakota Access Pipeline just got its final green light.

The grim announcement effectively squashes the pipeline's last two major obstacles.

Empire of the sun

Solar jobs are booming.

It takes a LOT of workers to install all those solar panels.

Mad Hatter

This Virginia congressman thinks the EPA is already pretty great.

And he's got the hat to prove it.

Republic of Empiricism

Scientists aren’t just marching, they’re running for office.

Scientists have long sought to distance themselves from politics. Looks like that's starting to change, thanks to Trump.