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COP22

The Marrakech climate talks still aren’t over, but here’s what’s gone down so far.

There are a few notable outcomes already ironed out, even if negotiators are still scrambling on the final text.

thanks obama

Obama halts new oil drilling in the Arctic — for now.

The Department of the Interior just threw a wrench in Trump’s plan to open up the Arctic.

how crude

Oh god, they’ve discovered even more oil in Texas.

This could be the largest supply of oil ever found in the United States.

Standing Rock

Watch people on the frontlines of the Dakota Access fight defend their water and their rights.

A short film from the Standing Rock Sioux takes us to the scene of the standoff.

Vanishing Act

Um, where did all of the Arctic and Antarctic sea ice just go?

Yet another reason 2016 is not a normal year.

path of lease resistance

A woman who fought predatory oil and gas leasing on Native lands got the Presidential Medal of Honor.

Cobell died in 2011, but the ideals that motivated her live on, most visibly at Standing Rock.

deeds not words

If this Republican donor loves clean energy, then why did he back fossil-fuel friendly candidates?

Jay Faison's ClearPath Action backed 15 candidates for Congress, and 13 won.

The Fight Ahead

Inside the climate movement’s Trump-fighting strategy

It will take a combination of political, legal, and social pressure to reduce his damage to climate action and environmental protection.

flint water crisis

Flint still doesn’t have safe drinking water.

Mayor Karen Weaver has extended the city's state of emergency.