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Week 95: As California Burns, Trump Continues to Make a Bad Situation Worse

Trump’s wildfire lies, Zinke’s acronym defense, and the EPA’s forced altruism involving truck pollution.

Who Is David Bernhardt? (And Why Every Environmentalist Should Care.)

The man who’s likely to replace Ryan Zinke as Interior secretary is a seasoned Washington insider—and (surprise!) a former lobbyist for Big Oil and Big Ag.

Cape Cod’s Gray Seal and White Shark Problem Is Anything but Black-and-White

After a rare shark bite takes a life, some in this beach region want to go after the seals.

The Climate Change Light Show That’s Making Waves in Cities Around the World

Get submerged in Waterlicht, an LED visualization of future sea levels.

Brazil’s Next President Could Be a Nightmare for the Amazon (and the Rest of the World)

Jair Bolsonaro says there’s too much “wealth underneath it” to leave the rainforest alone.

Week 93: One of Ryan Zinke’s Ethics Scandals Heads to the Justice Department

The Interior secretary’s shady land deal, and his shady trophy hunting council, are under scrutiny.