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A new study reports that oil and gas companies frack at much shallower depths than they want you to know -- and much closer to water you might want to drink some day.
Ants might be able to speed up carbon dioxide absorption in rocks. Is this a viable way to fight global warming?
As states vie for the automaker's new battery factory, it is being showered with tax breaks -- and California is even considering waiving environmental rules.
Video games like the eerie "Mountain" can help explain climate change. But can they make us act before it's game over for real?
A judge in Mexico has ruled that genetically modified soy presents a danger to bees -- and also to the honey industry.
Recife, Brazil, has taken a shockingly non-hysterical approach to reducing shark attacks. Fly fishers everywhere call it catch-and-release.
In which the Grist staff learns how to feed ourselves in the most hyper-local, waste-conscious, and resourceful way possible.
A free app traces cyclists’ routes as they ride onto a single map, intended to help city planners create new bike paths where they're needed most.
A new study dates the GOP's distaste for the environment to 1992, just as the country was realizing that policies were steering pollution disproportionately to communities of color and low income.
Colorado is gearing up for a ballot fight on labeling genetically engineered food products. It looks like the initiative doesn't give cannabis a pass.
An industrial designer and artist dreams up a line of devices that could pull energy from the human body.
Real potential for crisis lies in endangering one of the state’s greatest monuments, which can be found opposite the airport TGI Friday's.
The law used to target a seed library might have a loophole, researchers say -- and there's a lot more we could be doing to promote small-scale seed producers.
Roughly 1991, according to a new study.
Reacting to an uptick in fatal great white shark attacks, the country’s Conservative Party has decided to kill any shark that comes anywhere near the beach.
Artist Mia Feuer wanted to submerge a gas station in the river, but locals fought back. We unpack all the reasons why.
Melting snow is just the beginning of the problems.
The Better Life Index tells us about the keys to global happiness. Sort of.
The Sunshine State, like many of its southern neighbors, has a long record of putting up barriers to the solar business models that work in other states.
As climate change makes coffee beans scarcer, some counterfeit producers are already stretching their supplies by adding unsavory fillers.