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James Hansen’s new climate study is terrifying, but he still has hope

The famed climate scientist thinks leading nations will adopt a climate fee -- and if it happens soon enough, it could save us from the worst.

Shell gets the final go-ahead to drill in the Arctic

The Obama administration says sure, go for it. Hey, what could go wrong?

O’Malley connects climate change and security, Republicans think it’s a gaffe

Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley talked about the link between climate and violence, and conservatives just didn’t get it.

House Republicans want to preempt state GMO labeling laws

The genetically modified food labeling debate heads back to Congress.

Wind power could get its tax breaks back

The Senate is moving toward restoring a key tax credit for the wind energy industry. But the House might not play along.

It’s hard to order sustainable fish. This campaign could change that

Oceana wants the federal government to implement a new policy that would require a different name for each species of fish.

What does race have to do with this Yosemite hike?

Asian Americans are barely visible in national parks. The Sing Peak Pilgrimage wants to change that.

When there’s nothing left to burn, you have to chill

If the world's going to fall apart, you might as well accomplish everything that you want to.

Temple Grandin digs in on the practical side of what animals want

To improve the lives of the animals we grow for food, we must drop preconceived ideas and try to think like them.

Pope hangs out with mayors, gets them to make climate pledges

Sixty mayors from around the world gathered at the Vatican and got encouragement from Pope Francis for their plans to cut CO2 emissions.

Fossil fuel emissions want to ruin carbon dating, too

The emissions don't have any radioactive carbon, so dating artifacts could become a lot more difficult.

These amazing trees grow up to 40 different types of fruit

Artist and Syracuse University professor Sam Van Aken has made more than a dozen trees that bear all kinds of fruits and flowers.

Is it too soon to joke about a disaster that hasn’t happened? The New York Times thinks so

When it comes to the earthquake that will destroy the Northwest, it’s not making jokes that's the problem; the problem is doing nothing at all.

This is likely when people started eating chicken

People have kept chickens for cockfighting for thousands of years. Eating them is a different story.

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