The story of a decades-long lead-poisoning lawsuit in New Orleans illustrates how the toxin destroys black families and communities alike.
The lone legislative accomplishment of Donald Trump’s first 100 days will likely be erasing the final months of his predecessor’s tenure.
Why some people are withdrawing from mainstream society into “intentional communities”—and what the rest of the country can learn from them
The former oilman downplayed humanity’s responsibility for raising the global thermostat on Wednesday.
What it means, what the law says, and what comes next
Ballot provisions in Washington and Florida reveal the conflicting ways that Americans are responding to climate change.
A new report from the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights finds the agency toothless—or even harmful—in addressing environmental justice.
It looked likelier than ever at this week’s “Super Bowl of climate law.”
The surprise move came after a federal judge declined to stop the 1,100-mile fossil fuel project’s construction.
Red states won’t abandon their resistance to renewable mandates, but over time, the growing economic dynamism of solar and wind energy could compel a more balanced approach.
Seven years ago, the presumptive Republican nominee called for urgent action to stop climate change.
Hillary Clinton has detailed, practical plans to help Appalachia—so why aren’t voters there listening?
Why presidents have found it so difficult to ask people to just use less
A city’s proposal to divert Lake Michigan water is raising concerns about future water grabs from outlying regions.
Welcome back, gamers! This installment of the project on game theory and climate change will take some time to outline…
Welcome back, gamers! A week ago, I wrote a Note here with the goal of crowdsourcing reader and expert knowledge…
The residual lead from years of spent bullets can endanger human health and contaminate the surrounding area. And yet there’s little federal oversight.
It’s probably the best exchange on energy that American voters will hear this year.
Let the game begin! I was very excited by my colleague Andrew McGill’s work to bring game theory into the…
Oil and gas exploration off the coast of Alaska and in the Gulf of Mexico will move forward.