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The future will be battery-powered

Inside the high-stakes race to build a better energy storage device.

Coders to the rescue for NASA’s Earth science data

They’re archiving data and keeping track of what’s being removed.

Jam the courts, blow the whistles, shut down the kitchen: Here are The Resistance’s latest strategies

People are calling out Trump and his administration in meaningful, productive ways all across the land.

fowl play

The Great Backyard Bird Count is losing feathers due to climate change.

This treasured American pastime has opened a climatic can of worms.

Erode goes ever on and on

Rising seas aren’t the only threat to coastlines

Erosion will make the West Coast even more vulnerable as bigger storms batter shores.

Scott Pruitt is just as bad as Betsy Devos

So why has he gotten so little attention?

no rain delay

The dam truth: Climate change means more Lake Orovilles

California's climate has always been extreme, but this is ridiculous.

No monkey business

About 700 species are already being hurt by climate change.

But rodents and insect-eaters are going to be just fine.

La vie sustaina-belle

Sick of American politics? The would-be leader of France just invited you over.

A French politician has a cunning scheme to rob the United States of its smartest, most innovative people.