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Disastrous flooding in Louisiana is now normal flooding

The U.S. has seen once-in-500-year floods eight times already this year.

It's Scented

Lady-color now approved for lady-hunters, thank god

Apparently the only way to get ladies interested in the outdoors is by letting them wear pink.

shingle and ready to mingle

Elon Musk’s new solar roofing plan isn’t so new after all

Tesla wants to glam up the boring world of roofing.

Coal ash chronicles

N.C. chief epidemiologist resigns over water safety squabble

Megan Davies has accused the governor's administration of misleading the public about water quality near coal ash sites.

Derailed

Protests over Texas high-speed rail take a turn for the ridiculous

Texans don’t want your newfangled trains, Japan.

Cows pass gas “so they don’t explode,” dairy industry reminds us

California wants to curb methane emissions, but flatulent cows might not cooperate.

smog-eat-smog world

California smog is getting worse again, but because of climate change, not cars

It's the return of smog city, as southern California gets hit by the worst pollution in years.

Clinton’s army of energy advisers towers over Trump’s

Clinton’s team has enormous size advantage over Trump.

Pit of Despair

Finally, a solution to the worst scourge of this scorched Earth: brown avocado

By saving avocados from mud-colored fate, a new machine might make a dent in our mountains of food waste.