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For years, radioactive waste has seeped into swampland, canals—even drinking water. Now a few families are fighting to hold the polluters accountable.
Thanks in part to Williston, North Dakota, the United States surpassed Saudi Arabia in total oil and gas production, making the nation the number one consumer and producer of fossil fuels.
How Pittsburgh’s greenhouse gases became Guangzhou’s problem.
The People's Climate March proves the climate movement has reached critical mass, like the civil rights movement, antiwar, feminist and gay movements before it.
The petrochemical industry is devastating the state, but no candidates dare take it on.
Watch some of the most outlandish statements about our changing climate at last week’s Values Voter Summit.
Choreographed for maximum appeal, pop culture likes to say yes. History is made by those who say no.
The movement to stop climate change needs both mass mobilizations and direct action.
Like the Civil Rights Act, the Wilderness Act brought about justice, but also compassion for the planet.
Beijing’s carbon-reduction targets are already far more ambitious than Washington’s.
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