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Science

Extreme heat? Check. Ice loss? Check. Any other records we can shatter?

The world really is running out of new climate extremes.

Climate & Energy

Soy boom threatens Brazil’s climate goals

The nation's expanding agriculture industry could derail its environmental commitments.

News

This week’s deadly flooding in Houston is just the beginning

The fourth-largest city in America is woefully unprepared for natural disasters — and the "perfect storm” is likely just around the corner.

Climate & Energy

The EPA met its match: Amateur race car drivers

Republicans and amateur race car drivers teamed up against the EPA — and won.

People

Michigan governor attacks PR crisis by drinking Flint water for a month

But he’s only drinking from Flint's tap selectively.

Business & Technology

Keurig’s new green move is as mediocre as K-Cups coffee

Keurig is still ruining the planet one K-Cup at a time.

Justice

Meet the black activist who derailed a big polluting project before ​graduating college

Destiny Watford is one of this year's Goldman Prize winners.

Business & Technology

Congress passed around the blame for Flint’s lead crisis. John Oliver gives it right back to them.

Oliver takes a break from skewering the presidential race to focus on Congress.

Climate & Energy

Atlantic coastline sinks as sea levels rise

No surprise that floods are getting worse.