On Natural Gas, Green Groups Can’t Make Up Their Minds


National environmental organizations’ embrace of gas has anti-fracking groups hopping mad.

How Crowdfunding Could Make Community Power a Reality


Want to make solar happen? Get the crowd behind it.

How Climate Change Could Make Summer Crime Waves Worse


In Chicago, dangerous crime is following temperatures on the rise.

Further North Than Expected, the Arctic Sunrise Reaches the Edge of the Ice Cap


The Greenpeace ship must press deeper into the ice to allow the scientists to find the right ice floe to begin their research.

Oil on Gulf Coast After Hurricane Isaac Reveals Risks of Offshore Drilling

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center/Flickr

The cleanup is far from over.


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