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According to NASA scientist Jay Famiglietti, some of the world’s most unstable regions will face their own severe water shortages in the near future.
There are four big reasons fossil fuel could go the way of the dinosaur sooner than we think.
BP agreed to a $7.8 billion settlement, but still hasn’t paid out most Gulf Coast businesses.
Leaders are framing the climate crisis in moral language, renewable energy is soaring—and the coal industry is collapsing.
In some of California’s most heavily Latino communities, going to school can be a health hazard.
The scientific race toward “precision medicine” is shifting the ethical foundations of public health.
The fight between terrorism and tourism in Algeria’s Atlas Mountains.
Thanks to the revolution in digital technology, privacy is about to go the way of the eight-track player.
The “logic” of capitalist development has left a nightmare of environmental destruction in its wake.
The future will follow an unpredictable route, but we must still follow a compass called hope.