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Warren Buffett has been quietly funding birth control access

Thanks for my IUD, Mr. Buffett.

Beijing, a city without snow, to host 2022 Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee announced that the Chinese capital will be home to the games in 2022. Our condolences.

The Shell standoff in Portland comes to a dramatic end

Activists dangling from a bridge are cut loose to make way for Shell's icebreaker, which is now on its way to despoil the Arctic.

Living

Awesome necklaces are an air pollution visualization

These statement necklaces actually say something.

Rio Olympics already tainted with poo

An AP investigation reveals there's something in the water in Rio, and it's shit.

Science

Don’t look now, but there’s an orgy in your garden

A recent study proposes that the Anthropocene epoch has actually brought about a kind of sexual revolution among plants.

Climate & Energy

Poll: Californians are more worried about climate change because drought

As the state's water shortage deepens, its residents get more serious about responding to climate change.

Climate & Energy

Portland activists force Shell to turn around

Protesters hanging from the St. Johns Bridge stall plans for Arctic drilling.

Climate & Energy

Hillary Clinton takes my advice on dealing with climate science deniers

How do you beat the deniers? Attack, mock, and embarrass them, and Clinton is now doing just that.

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