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We need the right kind of climate optimism

The gas stove wars are far from over

UN climate scientists are running out of ways to warn us

Why is it so hard to charge electric vehicles on the road?

You probably have “forever chemicals” in your body. Here’s what that means.

Biden just broke a big climate promise

Why all that rain in California won’t solve its drought

There’s something different about the new gas stove influencer

What the Ohio train derailment teaches us about poisoning public trust

What Europe showed the world about renewable energy

Yes, the Ohio train wreck is an environmental disaster. No, it’s not Chernobyl.

The East Palestine, Ohio, train wreck didn’t have to be this bad

10 years ago, we were turning nuclear bombs into nuclear energy. We can do it again.

It doesn’t take that many electric cars to improve public health

We know where the next big earthquakes will happen — but not when

Oil company profits are at a record high. It won’t last.

How you can help the victims of the earthquake in Turkey and Syria

The forgotten gas stove wars

Climate disasters hit poor people hardest. There’s an obvious solution to that.

Palm oil is actually not that bad (anymore)

The 747 is out. Green airplanes are in.

Clean energy is taking over the Texas grid. State officials are trying to stop it.

Gas stoves and the problematic politics of sacrifice

The Federal Reserve is starting a climate experiment

5 myths about gas stoves, the latest culture war clash

Honey bees are not in peril. These bees are.

Welcome to the era of weather whiplash

The gas stove regulation uproar, explained

The US was poised to pass the biggest environmental law in a generation. What went wrong?

The mystery of the mimic plant

Why your gas bill might be way higher this winter

Travel is almost back to pre-Covid levels. So are carbon dioxide emissions.

Why the ozone hole is on track to be healed by mid-century

Coming soon: Beef, coffee, and chocolate, without a side of environmental destruction

California’s deadly floods won’t break the megadrought

How you can take advantage of tax breaks in the Inflation Reduction Act

22 predictions we made in 2022, and the 6 we got wrong

5 ways the US can fight climate change in 2023

Winter storms put the US power grid to the test. It failed.

The tricky business of putting a dollar value on a human life