Hurricane Ian was a powerful storm. Real estate developers made it a catastrophe.
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As Hurricane Ian makes landfall, Florida faces historic storm surge
'Nature-rinsing': How polluters use the beauty of nature to clean up their image
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Fields of Blue
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In Nevada, a monument to violence built on stolen land
How Democrats came around to cutting taxes to save the climate
Prison air conditioning is coming too slowly for those who need it most
Jackson’s water crisis was triggered by floods and compounded by racism
Friday night fish frys define Wisconsin. What happens when climate change adjusts the menu?
It’s official: California is phasing out gas-powered cars by 2035
People doubt their actions affect climate change. Is that a bad thing?
After FEMA overhaul, hundreds of thousands of Americans are forgoing federal flood insurance
The problem with corporate pledges to protect abortion access and the climate
The temperature threshold the human body can’t survive
Deer are threatening American forests. Is more hunting the solution?
Pipe dreams: Why far-fetched western water projects won’t go away
Even a small rise in temperatures could decimate North American forests
The Joy Issue
How climate change spurs megadroughts
US Senate passes historic climate bill
Humidity, the mosquito, and me
In defense of darkness
How climate change is muting nature’s symphony
Saying goodbye to the dangerous, alluring scent of gasoline
Texas is skirting federal environmental law to push for highway expansion
Pennsylvania just lost a key tool to address it's abandoned oil well problem
Biden calls climate change an ‘emergency,’ but stops short of declaring it
A Native Corporation wants to mine gold on the Kuskokwim River. Alaska Natives say no.
Without Congress, what can Biden do to stem the climate crisis?
Cryptomining uses a ‘disturbing’ amount of energy, lawmakers find
What happened to the 'war on coal' in West Virginia?
Share your kids' creative ideas for the planet!
Five illnesses spreading in a hotter world
Olúfémi O. Táíwò’s theory of everything
Summer has transformed into ‘danger season,’ scientists warn
Meet the group lobbying against climate regulations — using your utility bill
A Texas county wants to punish polluters. The state won’t let it.
Interior Department to phase out single-use plastics on all public lands
When the heat is unbearable but there’s nowhere to go
In Hawaii, youth are suing over climate inaction
What the queer community brings to the fight for climate justice
How outdated zoning codes are fueling the sprawl of e-commerce warehouses
Think climate action is expensive? Inaction could cost $178 trillion.
Summer forecast: Extreme heat with a chance of rolling blackouts
Study: Warming temperatures are eroding our ability to sleep
Jessica Reznicek set fire to Dakota Access Pipeline construction. Is she a terrorist?
This educator designs curricula to make nature inclusive for all kids
What overturning Roe v. Wade means for pregnant people in pollution hotspots
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The US only recycled about 5% of plastic waste last year
Apple just launched its first self-repair program. Other tech companies are about to follow.
What I learned from pruning Milwaukee’s orphaned fruit trees
Study: Climate change is creating disease hotspots
It’s raining harder than ever. New research says climate change is to blame.
Indigenous leaders convene at UN to push for human rights protections
One activist’s case for creating an ‘Environmental Justice Day’
How rights of nature and wild rice could stop a pipeline
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Rich countries are illegally exporting plastic trash to poor countries, data suggests
How a town tethered to coral learned to save its reef — and itself
As utility-scale renewables expand, some Midwest farmers are pushing back
Indigenous people are being killed to ‘protect’ a Congolese park
‘We are at a crossroads’: New IPCC report says it’s fossil fuels or our future
WATCH: The deadly acid refineries are reluctant to quit
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Rappahannock Tribe gets 465 acres of land back on the Chesapeake Bay
Grist 50 2022: Meet the Fixers
Deaths have spiked in this polluted port community. COVID is only part of the story.
A logging loophole is clear-cutting the Tongass National Forest
Lake Powell water crisis is about to be an energy crisis
Jane Fonda’s new climate PAC is taking on fossil fuel-backed politicians
How a breakthrough in geothermal could change our energy grid
How 5G could send weather forecasting back to the 1970s
The Air Force wants to blow up toxic military waste on a beach in Guam
Amazon rainforest is nearing critical ‘tipping point’
Deep-sea mining could begin next year. Here’s why ocean experts are calling for a moratorium.
For mental health, landmark climate report spells disaster
How to Dress for the Planet
Do salmon have rights?
Time is running out to adapt to climate change, new IPCC report says
The environmental costs of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
Climate fiction is the future. Write it.
The campus divestment movement has a sophisticated new legal strategy
The Midwest defined itself by its winters. What happens when they disappear?
There are ‘forever chemicals’ in beef now
This iron and water battery could power a more renewable grid
How the view from space might be key to saving the planet
Lessons from New York: What makes a community turn against climate adaptation?
US flood risk is about to explode — but not for the reasons you think
Kanye West and the dark twisted fantasy of shale country chic
Undocumented workers are cleaning up our climate disasters. A new bill would protect them.
Yes, there’s a climate change version of Wordle now
Why doesn’t every big box store have rooftop solar?
Pipelines keep robbing the land long after the bulldozers leave
The What’s Next Issue
Ghosts of Polluters Past
It’s alive: The groundbreaking research on the microbes in wildfire smoke
New official tallies show 2021 was another year of record warming
Coal was dying. Then 2021 happened.
The country’s biggest solar farm is coming to one of the coal-friendliest states
In Michigan, a new housing project shows that sustainable development isn’t only for the rich
New York City bans gas heating and stoves from new buildings
22 Predictions for 2022
Why tornadoes are the hardest disasters to link to climate change
Who gets help after a hurricane or flood? FEMA will start tracking it by race
Black and Latino neighborhoods pay more for energy despite far lower emissions
The best thing my mentor ever taught me
Americans claim to idolize Thanksgiving leftovers. The piles of food waste say otherwise.
Deb Haaland is taking on racist names on federal lands
Biden proposes 20-year drilling ban near sacred Indigenous site
Flint water crisis victims reach $626 million settlement
At COP26, 7 countries initiate the beginning of the end of fossil fuels
20,000 deaths and counting: As mass transit stagnates, US traffic deaths surge
The renewable future is being built on exploitation, too
Report: Poor countries need 5 to 10 times more funding to adapt to climate risks they did not create
In a first, the EPA will regulate methane from existing oil and gas wells
New York rejects two new gas power plants as ‘inconsistent’ with climate law
COP26: Goals, who’s going, and why it matters
Study: Indigenous tribes lost 99% of land to colonization
In Detroit, a push to help Black farmers purchase land
In Chicago, cyclists in Black neighborhoods are over-policed and under-protected
The US was on the verge of passing real climate policy. Then Manchin happened.
Two years and a pandemic later, climate protests return to Washington
Facing floods and fires, undocumented immigrants have nowhere to turn for help
What happened to incarcerated people during Hurricane Ida
Line 5 will cost $41 billion in climate damages
2020 was the deadliest year for environmental activists. Here’s why.
Illinois signs landmark clean energy law
A deadly fungal disease on the rise in the West has experts worried
Study: Indigenous resistance has staved off 25% of U.S. and Canada’s annual emissions
Ida left behind a water crisis in the Gulf
For a livable future, 60% of oil and gas must stay in the ground
How climate change supercharged Hurricane Ida
What does 1.5 degrees of warming really look like?
The Northeast’s hemlock trees face extinction. A tiny fly could save them.
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What happens if you breathe in wildfire smoke?
A Florida city wanted to move away from fossil fuels. The state just made sure it couldn’t.
Traffic collisions disproportionately kill Black Americans
‘A terrible idea:’ Why fire scientists want you to skip the fireworks this Fourth of July
The new frontlines of climate change are everywhere.
Let’s talk about heat waves
Your city is more segregated than it was in 1990, new study shows
This gas utility has agreed to stop building a contentious Brooklyn pipeline — for now
Decades after Watts revolted, the Black neighborhood is being ‘revitalized’ — but the cost is steep
Are white people bad for the environment?
Biden’s offshore wind bonanza is coming to New York and New Jersey
Kamala Harris told migrants ‘do not come’ but didn’t address the biggest cause of displacement
The Line 3 pipeline protests are about much more than climate change
It’s not just your imagination — ticks are out of control this year
How Congress continues to whittle away at a critical environmental policy
How many people has climate change killed already?
Can the ‘right to a healthy environment’ stop Exxon’s expansion in Guyana?
Doctors put a price tag on the annual health impacts of climate change. It’s $820 billion.
After three hurricanes, this Louisiana city faces another weather catastrophe
Study: Climate change to blame for $8 billion of Hurricane Sandy damages
This power plant stopped burning fossil fuels. Then Bitcoin came along.
Rising temperatures could make Michigan the next great wine hub
What do voting restrictions and anti-protest laws have in common?
There’s federal money available to house the homeless. No one’s taking it.
In America’s cities, inequality is engrained in the trees
These 5 people are building the green cities of the future
Is your home in a flood-prone zone? In most states, you won’t find out until after you buy.
‘Climate emergency’: Hawaii is the first state to call it like it is
Biden’s climate mantra? ‘Jobs, jobs, jobs’
Biden’s quiet plan to prepare the U.S. for the health impacts of climate change
AOC’s plan for a 1.5 million-strong Civilian Climate Corps, explained
4 in 10 Americans breathe polluted air, with people of color hit hardest
The 7 climate tipping points that could change the world forever
America’s largest coal miners’ union supports clean energy (with conditions)
Biden wants to build 500,000 EV charging stations. Where will they all go?
Deb Haaland’s top priorities for Interior Department: climate change and environmental justice
America’s biggest jails are frontline environmental justice communities
The Permian Basin is ground zero for a billion-dollar surge of zombie oil wells
The secret ingredient in Paris’ green public housing
Grist 50: 2021
How do we doom the planet? Let Saul Griffith count the ways.
Dr. Robert Bullard, the ‘father of environmental justice,’ is watching the movement grow up
At 19, she’s a veteran activist. Here’s how she’s staying in the fight.
Meteorologist, climate expert, zombie slayer: a Q&A with J. Marshall Shepherd
Stacey Abrams helped Georgia go blue. Now she wants it to go green.
The ageless and arresting activism of Jane Fonda
With a new look, Grist recommits to climate, justice, and solutions
Introducing our star judges for Imagine 2200, Fix’s cli-fi contest
Dying oil companies’ parting gift: millions in cleanup costs
Introducing Imagine 2200: Our new cli-fi contest
The crisis in Texas underscores the deadly risks when the grid goes down
Why France’s new ‘repairability index’ is a big deal
Biden’s Civilian Climate Corps comes straight out of the New Deal
AOC, Sanders, and Blumenauer press Biden to declare a ‘climate emergency’
These flashcards will help you memorize Biden’s climate team
How Donald Trump mastered the art of repeal
Will states use the Capitol riot to crack down on pipeline protests?
Why is cottagecore so white?
Can a city truly be 100% renewable? It’s complicated.
What the Georgia Senate candidates think about climate change
Only 2020 could bring us words like these
Why do I love the mall when I hate consumerism?
Is climate change coming for the Christmas rom-com?
Everything I learned from ‘The O.C.’ in 2020
My Christmassy hometown is looking less and less like a winter wonderland.
21 Predictions for 2021
The buy-nothing gift guide that will get you through 2021
Oil and gas vets want to clean up the industry’s mess, one well at a time
Companies say they are going net-zero. Can we trust them?
Biden won the election. Now can he save the planet?
Biden defeats Trump, ending 4 years of environmental destruction
Temperature Check: What Wakanda can teach us about climate change
4 years of Trump and climate change, in 8 minutes
How to build a greener country in 8 simple steps.
Outside Biden’s town hall, middle school activists demand climate action
An antidote to toxic masculinity: the moss bros of TikTok
It’s been 12 years since debate moderators asked a question about climate change
How did the 2020 wildfire season get so bad?
VOICES: In Louisiana, grief surges with another storm. So does hope.
What’s next for climate and racial justice? Four experts weigh in.
An illustrated guide to police brutality and pollution
How the fossil fuel industry drives climate change and police brutality
Inside the green construction job that workers are dying to leave
What lessons does New Orleans have for coastal cities?
The 2020 hurricane season is tearing through the alphabet at ‘LMNOP’ speed
This Black community can’t escape sugar industry pollution. Even their Florida school district is in on it.
Apple’s Lisa Jackson on leadership, justice, and generations of change
Extreme heat is worse in redlined neighborhoods
Find your flock: A birder and a hiker talk race and equity in the outdoors
Summer vacation is broke. We're fixing it.
Exclusive: Kamala Harris to introduce comprehensive environmental justice bill in Senate
What stands in the way of all those climate plans? The election — and the filibuster.
When it comes to sustainability, the path forward might mean looking back.
Xiuhtezcatl Martinez on how to get your friends to care about the climate
These proud LGBTQ adventurers are putting the ‘out’ in outdoors
This federal permit used to fast-track pipelines. Now it’s threatening them.
How will public transit change post-COVID? We had 5 experts weigh in.
Rethinking the role of government with an equity expert
My favorite sustainable clothing brand is racist. What now?
Opinion: If you care about the planet, you must dismantle white supremacy
Supreme Court clears way for Atlantic Coast Pipeline to cross Appalachian Trail
What lockdown? Traffic returns, and so do carbon emissions
What commuting after COVID could look like
Jane Fonda & Jerome Foster II in conversation
Why is everything falling apart in 2020?
Responding to protests, green groups reckon with a racist past
Protests are bringing attention to the ‘everyday violence’ faced by black Americans
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We need more than a coronavirus lockdown to solve climate change
5 experts predict the future of renewable energy amid coronavirus
Coronavirus is coming for wildland firefighters. They’re not ready.
Here’s how coronavirus affected carbon emissions in every state
She puts (robot) eyes on the street to keep people safer
We’re running out of time to flatten the curve — for climate change
Can’t eat gluten? Pesticides and nonstick pans might have something to do with it, study says
We ignored pandemic warnings. Will the next catastrophe take us by surprise?
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How an outstretched hand launched a career in conservation
My dad writes letters. The pandemic has given them new meaning.
How car-free streets can help with social distancing
Coronavirus has these retirees sheltering in place. A frack site nearby has them scared for their lives.
Climate in the Time of Coronavirus
How quickly do we need to ramp up renewables? Look to the narwhal.
This professor wants you to give up your climate guilt
How can I do a climate-friendly spring cleaning during a pandemic?
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How coronavirus creates empty shelves and toilet paper shortages
The world is on lockdown. So where are all the carbon emissions coming from?
This former oil driller taps into the Earth’s clean energy
As Earth Day turns 50, its first organizer talks with one of the movement’s new heroes
Here’s how youth climate activists are coping with the pandemic
Three kids learned about Greta Thunberg for Earth Day, and their reactions are 100% wholesome
Coronavirus fallout could be the ‘nail in the coffin’ for smaller oil companies
In Texas, a half-baked plan to save the oil industry from a coronavirus-fueled crash
How the oil price collapse could reduce methane emissions — or make them much worse
‘We will disappear as an industry’: Texas considers a last-ditch effort to save oil producers
Agencies bungled air-pollution response during Hurricane Harvey
Big coal gave a tiny Texas town free land. There’s a major catch.
Here’s why Twitter’s political ad ban gives Big Oil a free pass
When wildfires sweep through California, who gets left behind?
He preaches the gospel of climate justice
How can I avoid wasting food during coronavirus quarantine?
Is waging ‘war’ the only way to take on the coronavirus?
Register Here: What Do You Trust? Climate, Science, and COVID-19 Uncertainty
How coronavirus is changing electricity usage, in 3 charts
My state is holding a primary election despite coronavirus. Should I go vote?
The 2020 census can help us fight climate change — if coronavirus doesn’t get in the way
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Environmental destruction is making the next coronavirus more likely
14 ways to turn your coronavirus cabin fever into climate action
Scooters return to their native habitat, and other brilliant coronavirus memes
‘Misinformation kills’: The link between coronavirus conspiracies and climate denial
Did DDT play a role in my family’s cancers?
Grist 50: 2020
Can the zero-waste movement survive the coronavirus?
As coronavirus fears soar, Europe moves to ban wasteful ‘ghost flights’
Help! Coronavirus prevention is aggravating my single-use shame
Want people to care about climate change? Skip the jargon.
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I invented a new word for ‘climate change.’ Should I use it?
Why being green comes naturally to U.S. Latinos
An ’80s throwback valentine from your admirers at Grist
Growing Food, Sowing Trouble
Sold: Bankrupt Philadelphia oil refinery goes to a real estate company
Fertilizer feeds humanity — and it’s destroying the Gulf of Mexico
"I've quit drinking the water."
What D.C. really looked like when the White House was tweeting about snow
To safeguard their future, Pacific Islanders look to the past
How can I be more climate-conscious in 2020?
The biggest star at the Golden Globes this year was climate change
The words that defined our planet in 2019
Big Oil spent $3.6 billion to clean up its image, it’s working
4 encouraging ways climate politics went mainstream in 2019
How climate changed your lives in 2019
Is it more climate-conscious to shop online or in person?
Can art museums survive without oil money?
Coal isn’t dying. It moved to Asia.
Fighting the $7.5 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline
A pipeline runs through it
PG&E failed California. Here’s how the state could turn things around.
How climate change became polarized (and why that could change)
It’s not just Venice. Climate change imperils ancient treasures everywhere.
What happened when Venice, the ‘Floating City,’ sank
Grist 50: Nomination Form
How the U.S. accidentally raised the IQ of an entire generation
Wildfire smoke is a silent killer — and climate change is making it worse
What do firefighting chemicals do to a forest?
Life after Alcoa
Why New Delhi’s air is always so toxic this time of year
‘Like a Death in the Family’
This Halloween, scare your friends with some climate crisis vocab
What would you say to the future?
These Girl Scouts are saving wild bees, one ‘hotel’ at a time
2020 candidates have answers to the climate questions debate moderators didn’t ask
Struggling with climate anxiety? You’re not alone
On Chicago’s South Side, A community rises again
Is there a right way to talk about climate change?
Eating at home reduces your exposure to toxic ‘forever chemicals’
Social Media Engagement Fellowship
The Impossible Burger chili recipe that vegans won’t kill for
Want to know what climate change feels like? Ask an Alaskan.
The story behind the Extinction Rebellion symbol at climate protests
The Ocean Cleanup project finally cleaned up some plastic
Killing California car pollution rules could also kill speed limits
Why Naomi Klein thinks now is the moment for climate action
Google searches for ‘climate change’ finally beat out Game of Thrones
Photographing nature while black: One man’s quest to make green spaces less white
What indigenous leaders from Brazil thought of Jair Bolsonaro’s U.N. address
How can I celebrate the Jewish New Year when the planet is burning?
To save our oceans, we have to change what we do on land
‘We’re not alone:’ Thousands of NYC students join Greta’s climate strike
Thousands of Amazon employees walk out for climate strike
This week, climate change is having a moment. Here’s why.
The Saudi oil attack isn’t just an economic issue, it’s environmental
The problem with putting a deadline on the climate apocalypse
My Climate Candidate
Portable air sensors are changing the way we see air pollution
4 corrections for Jonathan Franzen and other climate cowards
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How did Democrats fare at CNN’s climate town hall? We asked the experts.
Live: Who said what during CNN’s Climate Crisis Town Hall
Can we stop stupid politics from ruining carbon farming?
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This group is teaching new sailors how to tackle plastic pollution
Rising temperatures pose ‘extreme danger’ to Muslims on Hajj pilgrimage
Bernie Sanders’ ‘Green New Deal’ looks like a trillion bucks (OK, 16 trillion)
It’s official: Parts of california are too wildfire-prone to insure
States cut water use as Colorado River runs low. That’s actually good news.
Greenland’s moment in the sun goes beyond Trump’s real estate interests
This urban farmer helps undocumented immigrants find community
A romance novel about Hurricane Maria exists. Here’s why.
The climate change ‘tipping point’ has already arrived for these 70 U.S. counties
How NYC is protecting people from the deadliest disaster
This transit experiment is a cross between Uber and the bus
Low on water, California farmers turn to solar farming
What’s in the way of this Texas pipeline? A cute songbird.
A scrappy solution to the fashion industry’s giant waste problem
Arctic wildfires are releasing as much carbon as Belgium did last year
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Marianne Williamson brought climate justice to the Democratic debate
Greta Thunberg adds her voice to a new song by The 1975
This invasive bug is terrorizing Pennsylvania growers (and it’s coming for your wine)
How 21 meddling kids could force a climate turnaround
Father, son, and holy solar
Scientists: Let’s just spray trillions of tons of snow on Antarctica?
The big blue gap in the Green New Deal
Your city probably won’t feel like itself in 30 years
As Amazon Prime Day orders roll in, U.S. workers walk out
AOC, Bernie and … Blumenauer? Who’s the third politician behind the call for a climate emergency?
Bernie Sanders and AOC want to declare a climate emergency. Does that mean anything?
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A jail built on a landfill is at the center of America’s coronavirus outbreak
This ultra-strong nanomaterial could cut carbon emissions — and it’s made out of garbage
At the 7th Democratic debate, candidates took every opportunity to talk climate
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What will be left when we’re gone? Bones, plastic, and radioactive waste.
U.N. report: ‘Human rights might not survive’ climate crisis
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There’s a new EPA air sheriff in town, and she’s got a shaky grasp on climate
The first Democratic debate revealed who the real climate candidates are
The fight for a climate debate, explained
As Democrats prep for debate in Florida, a 17,000-acre fire burns in the Everglades
Florida’s summer of slime turned its politics upside down.
Oregon Republicans go into hiding to avoid voting on climate bill
Trump’s climate ‘plan’ is finally here, and it’s already headed to court
Boaty McBoatface makes huge discovery about sea-level rise on maiden voyage
Fire, displacement, diplomas: It’s graduation season in Paradise
Introducing the first 2020 climate plan that doesn’t sing the Green New Deal’s praises
‘Our last truly wild place’: New documentary takes you on a trip to the Texas border
One of COVID-19’s lasting legacies: The end of work as we knew it
Antarctica’s glaciers are melting so fast, you can swim in them. In a Speedo.
New York’s Williams Pipeline is denied (but not dead)
Why your brain doesn’t register the words ‘climate change’
‘The Good Place’: It’s hard to be good when the world’s on fire
Does the climate cause need celebrities to survive?
Are these ‘sustainable’ clothing brands the real deal?
Time is running out to pass New York’s Community Climate Protection Act this session
It looks like Banksy just created an Extinction Rebellion mural
Can we shrink our carbon footprints by working less?
This U.S. commonwealth is still rebuilding 6 months after Super Typhoon Yutu made landfall
Robert Downey Jr. wants to use artificial intelligence to solve climate change
All Talk And Climate Action
What HAS Leonardo DiCaprio done for climate change? Grist investigates.
This proposed pipeline is fracturing New York’s green new image
You need to see how this teen greeted Trump’s U.K. visit
Study: Climate change makes rich countries richer and poor ones poorer
Internal document: Zinke’s big border drug bust nabbed a lot of pot
The presidential candidates just received their climate report cards
Love it or hate it, Earth Day’s just not what it used to be. What happened?
Is biking in the city worth breathing all the polluted air?
New York City’s newly passed Green New Deal, explained
The U.N. says 1 million species could disappear. Pacific islands have a solution.
Why do cities keep building all this new stuff for cars?
Feel guilty about leaving work early? Do it for the planet.
Flying microplastics? Researchers find plastics on remote French mountaintop
We’ve spent 100 years growing a tinderbox across the West. Now it’s wildfire season.
Floating cities: The new future for climate refugees?
After Standing Rock, protesting pipelines can get you a decade in prison and $100K in fines
Road to Riches?
Trump’s New York buildings need to cut emissions or pay millions in fines
Former oil lobbyist David Bernhardt confirmed as Interior secretary. Yay?
What does the Green New Deal mean for workers?
Where are all the bugs going and what can I do about it?
Air pollution in many national parks is as bad as in Los Angeles
What does the Green New Deal mean for communities of color?
Who wore ‘camp’ better: The Met Gala or climate change?
The Midwest braces for yet another major storm
America’s largest irrigated crop is in your yard
Terrifying map shows all the parts of America that might soon flood
A tale of two Washingtons: How Jay Inslee aims to take his climate plan nationwide
Trump the environmentalist? The president’s 2020 campaign might start touting climate victories
What are PFAS and why are people freaking out about them?
Fight the Power?
Katrina, the BP spill, now Houston: This consulting firm keeps coming under fire
Mozambique floods cover more ground than NYC, Chicago, DC, and Boston — combined
The climate movement needs more people like me
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A Grist Special Series: The Kids Aren’t Alright
Across the globe, students go on strike to demand climate action
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Should we judge Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez by her carbon footprint?
Mardi Gras floods New Orleans in plastic beads. One scientist has a gooey fix.
To fear or not to fear?
Humans cause climate change. Do we just need fewer humans?
A bunch of representatives got Fs on their environment report cards
Marketing made the avocado. Could it help us eat less meat?
Meet the 16-year-old who went viral after asking Dianne Feinstein to support a Green New Deal
How can I have a wedding registry that isn’t totally wasteful?
‘The Uninhabitable Earth’ puts words to a future you don’t want to live in
How sci-fi could help solve climate change
A little thank you from your not-so-secret admirers at Grist
This map shows you what your city will feel like in 2080 and boy, are we in for a treat
A climate disaster clothing line launched at Fashion Week
You’ve tried ‘meatless’ sausage, but would you go for ‘beanless’ coffee?
What's plastic doing to our bodies? This all-female team is investigating.
Is Budweiser the king of green beers? We unpacked its Super Bowl ads.
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If you won’t go vegan for the planet, do it for Beyoncé
Despite Groundhog Day, winters are getting shorter
Let’s say I wanted to escape climate change. Where should I go?
The true story of the town behind ‘Erin Brockovich’
Minnesota winters ain’t what they used to be
Fyre Fest showed us our future, if we want it
Pizza ovens are firing up the coal industry
Help! I don’t know how to recycle anymore.
Will this human dressed as a receipt convince Californians to ban paper receipts?
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Trump calls for more global warming while Australia sizzles in record-breaking heatwave
These five people changed their minds about nuclear power. Are you next?
What the environmental justice movement owes Martin Luther King Jr
Beto O’Rourke’s weird beat poem about wind power
After Hurricane Sandy, Hoboken rebuilt itself for climate change
Here’s where 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro stands on the environment
Does talking to people about climate change make any difference?
The green movement has a diversity problem. And it is getting worse
Only you (and a bunch of goats) can prevent forest fires
Can neighborhood burn squads save California from the next big wildfire?
Off-roading, chopped Joshua trees, overflowing toilets: Our national parks during a shutdown
Marie Kondo and the life-changing magic of just buying less
Here’s the Green New Deal debate you haven’t heard yet
Democrats send Trump a literal trash pile to protest government shutdown
Ocasio-Cortez: 70 percent tax on mega-rich could pay for Green New Deal
Think NYC’s L train fiasco is bad? Just wait until storms swamp JFK Airport
What’s greener than burial or cremation? Human composting.