A Big Idea
A Midwestern farmers' network is trying to save our soils, one field at a time.
Carey Gillam
Trump Deploys New Surge of NPS Rangers to Patrol Southern Border

Critics say the policy, which doesn't require congressional approval, puts public lands and park visitors at risk.

Samuel Gilbert The Guardian

The Town that Refuses to Drown

The small Mexican town of Temaca has become a beacon in the global movement to democratize water and energy management.

Tracy L. Barnett

In Community Lies Our Strength

In times like this, like everyone else, I look for signs of hope.

Maureen Nandini Mitra

A Whirlwind Tour of the Threats that Bedevil Earth

In Review: There is No Planet B
Mike Berners-Lee
Cambridge University Press, 2019, 288 pages

Richard Pallardy

Resources to Decolonize Thanksgiving

From the stories we tell to the foods we eat, let's make a conscious effort to move past harmful sterotypes.

Tiffani Patton

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California Crab Won’t Be on Thanksgiving Menus this Year

Crabbers are postponing their season to avoid entangling humpback and blue whales in equipment, as the climate crisis poses new challenges to fishery.

Maanvi Singh The Guardian

Fast Fashion May be Cheap, but it Comes at a Cost

The garment industry is taking a steep toll on people and the planet in order to keep prices low.

Arrianna Towner

Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Hits Highest Level in at least 3 Million Years

Methane and nitrous oxide levels continue to rise as well, warns World Meteorological Organization.

Andy Rowell

When The Lights Go Out

Dreaming of a power outage that lasts forever.

Max Wilbert

Nail Salon Workers Suffer Similar Chemical Exposures to Refinery Workers

Workplace regulation and product labeling requirements have not kept pace with science.

Lupita D. Montoya and Aaron Lamplugh

China’s Appetite for Coal Power Grows

Country is backing more than half of all global coal power capacity under development.

Jillian Ambrose The Guardian

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