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Stop trying to get Instagram likes by destroying natural wonders

This is why we can't have nice things.

News

Conservative group is trying to take down top environmentalists

Their first targets: Leonardo DiCaprio, Bill McKibben, and Tom Steyer.

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Watch Emma Thompson take on fracking … with cake

The first and only episode of "The Frack-free Bake Off" was filmed on land leased for fracking.

News

These gorgeous photos of national parks make America look great again

Our politics may be ugly, but our landscape sure is beautiful.

News

Two senators want the U.S. to start selling war bonds — to fight climate change

The climate crisis could require WWII-scale mobilization. Is this what that looks like?

By the Yard

Spring is here! What should I do with the brush I clear?

Advice maven Umbra Fisk digs up some suggestions for a homeowner wondering how to clear his yard with a clear conscience.

Business & Technology

More cheating automakers? Mitsubishi and Fiat are now in hot water, too.

Looks like VW isn't the only car manufacturer with a truthiness problem.

Climate & Energy

8 ways humans were recording the climate before it was hot

From freezing ponds to migrating wildlife, ancient records can tell us a lot about our changing climate.

Food

What’s a GMO? Apparently not these magic mushrooms.

A recent ruling could help usher in new crops built to resist insects, disease, and drought.

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