What to Do When Russian Commandos Seize Your Ship

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The French government blew up his ship. The Russian government threw him in jail. But this Greenpeace captain isn’t backing down.

Obama Just Cracked Down on Pollution From Fracking

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For the first time ever, the EPA will regulate methane emissions.

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.

Bernie Sanders Wants DOJ to Investigate “Potential Fraud” by Exxon Over Climate Research

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The presidential candidate argued the company’s actions could “qualify as a violation of federal law.”

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