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Climate & Energy

Food waste is already a big problem — but it could get even bigger

And that's terrible news on climate change.

Climate & Energy

Trump wants to eliminate the “Department of Environmental.” Colbert points out a problem.

Trump says the DEP is killing businesses. Who's going to tell him that federal agency doesn't actually exist?

Climate & Energy

This is how much the fossil fuel industry spends to avoid climate regs

Pro-climate advocates have a lot of catching up to do.

Business & Technology

How to make coal companies pay to clean up their messes

Bankruptcies in the coal sector could mean taxpayers are stuck funding mine reclamation. That means we need to update some rules.

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That cheap dress on Facebook is a scam for your wallet and the planet

Don't be fooled by this new fast fashion trend.

Business & Technology

More than 100 years of car evolution could reveal where the industry is going next

In a new study, researchers treat car models as species that originate and die when their production cycles begin and end.

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Gibraltar ends one of the biggest balloon releases; thousands of whales blow sighs of relief

The cancellation of the annual balloon barrage will leave our oceans 30,000 balloons happier.

Business & Technology

Don’t be like Exxon, says Bloomberg-led task force to Big Oil

Companies are making an expensive blunder by not disclosing their financial risks from climate change, according to the task force.

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Deadly mining blast gets coal exec Don Blankenship a maximum prison sentence: One year

Blankenship learns his punishment six years and one day after the Massey Energy explosion killed 29.