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“Snowpiercer” is cli-fi with no science in it. We need more films like it.

Does "Snowpiercer" herald an age of well-made sci-fi where climate change is the Big Bad of choice?

Is the carbon bubble about to bust? One unlikely pundit thinks so

In the conservative Daily Telegraph, a business journalist warns the fossil fuel industry that solar is going to eat its lunch.

New shipping channel will carry natural gas through the Arctic

Japan and China want to buy gas from Siberia, so shipping companies are going to take a shortcut through melting ice.

Climate change is flooding out the East Coast

A new analysis finds that flooding from storm surges is getting worse as sea levels rise.

Oh, heck yes: Check out these farm tools for women

Green Heron Tools sells farming and gardening products made for women by women.

Kidney stones: One more thing to look forward to in our climate-changed future

Brace yourself: New research suggests that even slight warming causes a marked increase in kidney stones.

We officially nominate M. Sanjayan and Neil deGrasse Tyson for the 2015 season of True Detective

We present you with a proposal -- the only logical next step in bringing the message of climate change mitigation to a broad TV audience.

Lebron James heads back to Ohio, and perhaps his greatest challenge yet

Ohio's Rust Belt cities are plagued with poverty and pollution. James has pledged to help the youth there, but this is no slam dunk.

Rich Republicans are the worst climate deniers

We already knew about the "smart idiot" effect. Now, meet the "rich idiot" effect.

Bike lanes save lives AND money

Investing in infrastructure for cyclists means fewer cars on the road, as well as less pollution, congestion, sedentary-lifestyle health problems, and traffic fatalities.

This climate-denying rapper is about as dope as you’d expect

Meet Kilez More, the Austrian rapper who entertains Heartland Institute conferences with 'killer' rhymes about evil climate scientists.

Cowboys, hunters, and enviros team up to fight natural gas drilling

In Colorado's beautiful Thompson Divide, locals are trying to stop drilling before it begins.

Utilities to battery-powered solar: Get off our lawn

As utilities see how distributed solar, aided by new storage tech, can chip away at their monopolies (and profits), they're fighting back.

“Bicycle face” for the modern woman

Grist presents a brief catalogue of different conditions that threaten the modern urban woman trying to get from Point A to Point B.

John Oliver’s Antarctic tourism PSA: “Stick your dck in a freezer” instead

Antarctic tourists are trampling the place, which is why John Oliver's begging you not to go.

This is what one week of your trash might look like

A cool photo project by Gregg Segal shows people cozying up to the garbage they amassed in seven days.

Another climate crackdown from Obama’s EPA

The EPA has proposed new rules to cut use of HFCs, refrigerants that also happen to be potent greenhouse gases.

At Chez Dumpster, every misshapen veggie gets its due

An art project serves up gourmet meals, made from produce that would otherwise go to waste, in a setting that can only be called trashy.

Join us for a bumpy ride through Uber’s myriad challenges

Ride along with Uber’s twists and turns in this interactive infographic.

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