Congress Stuffed Some Coal In Its Omnibus Package

coal truck

The Export-Import Bank wants to stop financing coal plants. Congress has other ideas.

How Monsanto’s Big Data Push Hurts Small Farms


New evidence suggests that so-called precision farming could make American farms even larger and less diverse. 

Yak Dung Is Making Climate Change Worse


And there’s no easy solution.

New Report Confirms Antarctica Is Melting Away as We Watch, Faster Every Year


It’s us.

Conservative Lobby Group ALEC Plans Anti-Environmental Onslaught

K Street

Bills will reportedly aim to expand offshore oil drilling and cut EPA budget.


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