Everything You Need to Know About Pot’s Environmental Impact

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Lots of energy. Lots of water.

Can Bernie Sanders Ride Fracking to Victory in New York?

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The Democratic presidential candidates have divergent views on the controversial natural gas drilling technique.

Study: Miami Can Expect 380 Instances of Flooding a Year by 2045

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Thanks to climate change.

Could a Typo Help Save the Planet?


The historic climate agreement could take effect sooner than we thought—thanks in part to a drafting error.

Wanna See What Happens When You Rely on the Fossil Fuel Sector and Slash Taxes?

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Check out Louisiana.

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