The carcinogen TCE has been lurking in the ground beneath Franklin, Indiana, for decades. Now families are demanding answers.

May 30, 2019

After an illegal dumping of close to 2,000 tons of dangerous sludge and contaminated materials across the street from two schools, a Kentucky community struggles with what to do next.

January 09, 2019

As the Trump administration ratchets up its rhetoric demanding billions for a wall, American communities along the Mexico border are in need of basic services, like reliable sewage treatment.

December 03, 2018

In this low-lying, coastal nation inundated by flood after flood, a rural exodus to the cities is reshaping life everywhere.

Wyoming, the country’s top coal producer, is wrangling support for wind power—and not a moment too soon.

September 04, 2018

After decades-long decline, a dying wetland gets a second chance, with the help of cross-border collaboration between the United States and Mexico.

June 28, 2018

Ecuador’s Yasuní National Park is home to indigenous people who live in near-total isolation from the rest of the world—and wish to remain that way

April 04, 2018

The country’s prison industry has little regard for where its facilities are located—even if that means building on noxiously polluted ground.

January 19, 2018

Nonlethal methods to protect livestock from predators are gaining momentum as pressure mounts to ban poison-spray traps.

September 25, 2017

These six farmers have found innovative ways to grow plants in today’s climate, whether in corn country or coal country, with fish tanks or smartphones.

August 01, 2017

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