Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.

So we’d better get it together and do something NOW.

October 12, 2018

The administration cites the likelihood of catastrophic global temperature rise to justify gutting fuel-efficiency standards. Yes, you read that correctly.

October 05, 2018

By focusing on soil health, this North Dakota rancher didn’t just save the family homestead—he made it flourish.

September 28, 2018

Pressured for years to “teach the controversy,” educators have banded together to expel anti-science forces from their classrooms.

September 21, 2018

Despite a court order to reassess the Dakota Access Pipeline’s environmental impact, the agency won’t share the results of its new study.

September 14, 2018

What does it mean for a state that’s bigger and wealthier than many countries to commit itself to clean energy? It could end up meaning the world.

September 11, 2018

Seriously. It’s asking American taxpayers to fund a 60-mile seawall along the refinery-heavy Texas Gulf Coast.

August 31, 2018

The prospect of geoengineering freaks us out. And it should—it signifies the lateness of our climate hour.

August 17, 2018

We can’t help but see ourselves when we reflect on the familiar behaviors of animals. But endangered species need more than our empathy.

August 10, 2018

The president wants to relax national fuel efficiency standards and bully states into scuttling their own plans for lower emissions and cleaner air.

August 03, 2018

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