Grist 50 – 2018
The Grist Team
A RIVER RUNS THROUGH ITSELF
40 million Americans depend on the Colorado River. It’s drying up.
How cities can lead on climate change solutions
California has big dreams — and they’re stuck in traffic.
AH, FREAK OUT
We broke down what climate change will do, region by region
Schools waste $5 million a day in uneaten food. Here’s how Oakland is reinventing the cafeteria
Candy wrappers, floss, tampons: The secret ingredients of sewer-clogging fatbergs
California wildfire smoke spreads to New York, 3,000 miles away
where there's smoke
The Camp Fire’s flames were deadly. Its smoke could be even more dangerous.
The giving tree
Nature could suck up 21 percent of our greenhouse emissions (with a little help)