Michael Pollan Explains What’s Wrong With the Paleo Diet

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The celebrated food author dishes on how to eat well: less meat, more microbes, and cook it yourself.

The First Lawsuit Against Obama’s New Coal Limits Just Got Filed

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Well, that didn’t take long.

How Wall Street Can Solve the Climate Crisis

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Money for clean energy projects is down. But among investors, attention to climate change is growing.

“Breathtaking”: The White House Releases Its Climate Heavy Hitter on the Polar Vortex

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You don’t get a more credible spokesman than John Holdren.

UN Climate Chief Calls for Tripling of Clean Energy Investment

Christiana Figueres says $1 trillion a year is required for the transformation needed to stay within 2C of warming.

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