Climate & Energy

The full Monte: Beloved Montana artist makes bold statement on climate and coal

Monte Dolack has been painting the animals of Montana for the last 40 years. In a new show, Dolack turns a critical eye to coal.


Up the creek by pedal power: An Englishman bikes the Hudson Valley

Nick Hand rode 500 miles from Manhattan to Hudson Falls, following Pete Seeger's "dirty stream," interviewing and photographing working people along the way.

Climate & Energy

The brightest bulb: Rising energy star scores seat with FLOTUS at State of the Union

Tyrone Davis sat with Michelle Obama during the State of the Union address. His specialty: Helping businesses save energy, and helping the climate at the same time.


Man of the cloth: Zace the Great grows organic, heirloom veggies — and blue jeans

On a farm in the hills of Ohio, 36-year-old Zachary Myers has built a cottage industry on vintage denim.


The kids are alright: Erin Schrode helps teens go green

Teens Turning Green co-founder Erin Schrode found a receptive and curious audience by approaching sustainability in ways teens find palpable.

Climate & Energy

Polar bear-lesque: The weirdest, sexiest way to confront climate change

As the planet warms, we'll all be wearing less clothing, but Una Aya Osato is getting in on the game early.


Meals with wheels: A fresh food movement rolls into Boston

Fresh Food Generation keeps it local, even in winter -- and affordable too. Here are a few of their secret ingredients.


When it comes to climate change, this artist lets the trees do the talking

Chicago’s newest urban renewal project will let people watch the slow-motion calamity of climate change -- by way of tree blossoms.


Father, son, & whole wheat toast: Southern pastor preaches the gospel of good health

Michael Minor talks about banning fried chicken in his congregation, the Affordable Care Act, and Bloomberg's big soda fight.

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