Exxon Knew of Climate Change in 1981, Email Says


But the oil giant kept funding global warming skeptics.

Sorry, But the Perfect Lego Brick May Never Be Eco-Friendly

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Everything isn’t awesome.

Weed Growers Are a Drag on Denver’s Energy Supply

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The flowering reefer industry is sucking up energy, and the city has no efficiency plans in place to mitigate the problem.

Tom Selleck Cast as Villain of California Drought in Lawsuit Alleging Water Theft

Tom Selleck

Actor who has made career playing virtuous characters accused in lawsuit of delivering water to 60-acre ranch in defiance of cease-and-desist orders.

Pope Francis Calls for Urgent Action to Fight Climate Change


“We need a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet.”


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