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thanks obama

Obama put a permanent kibosh on offshore drilling in parts of the Arctic and Atlantic.

At least this climate action would be pretty hard for Trump to reverse.

slick trick

Tired of waiting on humans, microbes cooperate to clean up our messes.

If they can do it, so can we.

faith-ful elector

One of Hillary Clinton’s faithless electors went to Faith Spotted Eagle. Here’s who that is.

Spotted Eagle has organized against the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines.

make coal great again?

The Obama administration pushed out an environmental rule just in time for Trump to reverse ’em.

Obama finally updated a regulation, but it can be easily undone by Trump.

big game

$1 million will buy you a hunting trip with the Trumps.

The Trumps are holding a very casual, very affordable event to benefit "conservation charities."

water wars

There are over 3,000 U.S. communities with lead levels twice as high as in Flint.

Lead poisoning isn't a Flint problem -- it's an American problem.

carbon bubble

The weird way that Obama’s press conference was actually, sort of, about climate change.

"Their economy doesn’t produce anything that anyone wants to buy except oil and gas and arms."

north carolina coup

GOP Gov. Pat McCrory just signed a bill that limits his successor’s powers.

The Democratic governor-elect could be stuck with his successor's political appointees.

dumpster fire, meet hose

Here are three reasons the world didn’t completely suck this week.

The nation's first offshore wind farm arrives, solar power sees a boom, and baby turtles live to see another day.