There’s a Place That’s Nearly Perfect for Growing Food. It’s Not California.

A cotton field in Georgia. Georgia Department of Agriculture/Flickr

De-Californifying the US fruit and vegetable supply. 

Here’s the Real Problem With Almonds

almond

The nut apologists missed some important facts.

What Do Green Activists Think About Hillary Clinton?

Ben Adler/Grist

“I’m ready for Hillary…to say NO KXL.”

Permafrost “Carbon Bomb” May Be More of a Slow Burn, Say Scientists

ETM/Landsat 7/NASA

Carbon dioxide from thawing Arctic permafrost is likely to be released gradually, rather than in a catastrophic eruption.

For Wyoming, Climate Change Is Now

Percent snow cover for a given day for the area in Wyoming studied. Note that in more recent years, snow melted earlier. NASA Earth Observatory

Science doesn’t care about Wyoming’s laws.

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