Will the Farm Bill be the next big climate package? It depends on the midterm elections

WILL THE FARM BILL BE THE NEXT BIG CLIMATE PACKAGE? IT DEPENDS ON THE MIDTERM ELECTIONS

This year's midterm elections will decide the direction of a massive legislative package meant to tackle the nation's agricultural...

Unstable Ground

UNSTABLE GROUND

This article was produced in partnership with Type Investigations , where Adam Federman is a reporting fellow. Along an open stretch...

 
 
 
‘We can't recycle our way out'

‘WE CAN'T RECYCLE OUR WAY OUT'

This piece was originally published by InvestigateWest . When dealing with the life cycle of plastic, hundreds of solutions await,...

CHEVRON'S COMMERCIALS JUST GOT THE ‘DON'T LOOK UP' TREATMENT

Chevron cares about life - not the people kind, the kind that's been compressed and buried under rocks for a hundred million years,...

 
 
 
EPA declines stricter regulation on pesticide linked to bee die-offs

EPA DECLINES STRICTER REGULATION ON PESTICIDE LINKED TO BEE DIE-OFFS

The Environmental Protection Agency denied a petition Wednesday that asked the federal agency to more closely regulate a group of chemicals...

EVERY TWO DAYS, A LAND DEFENDER IS KILLED. MOST ARE INDIGENOUS

In Brazil, two Yanomami children drowned after getting sucked into a dredging machine used by illegal gold miners. A 14 year old Pataxó...

 
 
 
Hurricane Ian was a powerful storm. Real estate developers made it a catastrophe

HURRICANE IAN WAS A POWERFUL STORM. REAL ESTATE DEVELOPERS MADE IT A CATASTROPHE

A century ago, the coast of southwest Florida was a maze of swamps and shoals, prone to frequent flooding and almost impossible to...

NORD STREAM GAS LEAKS MAY BE BIGGEST EVER, WITH WARNING OF ‘LARGE CLIMATE RISK'

This story was originally published by The Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Scientists fear...

 
 
 
Ocean oil pollution is growing - and not from oil spills

OCEAN OIL POLLUTION IS GROWING - AND NOT FROM OIL SPILLS

Oil spills may be dramatic and devastating, but they're not the biggest contributor to ocean oil pollution - not by a long shot. A...

As Hurricane Ian makes landfall, Florida faces historic storm surge

AS HURRICANE IAN MAKES LANDFALL, FLORIDA FACES HISTORIC STORM SURGE

In the last century, only nine hurricanes with winds topping 150 miles per hour have made landfall in the United States. Hurricane...

 
 
 

THE HUGE EXPANSION OF OIL PIPELINES ENDANGERING CLIMATE, REPORT SAYS

This story was originally published by The Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. More than 14,000...

‘A MUCH-NEEDED STEP': THE EPA CREATES A NEW ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE OFFICE

The Biden administration announced a new environmental justice initiative over the weekend, with $3 billion in block grants to go to...

 
 
 
In Brazil's presidential election, the fate of the Amazon is at stake

IN BRAZIL'S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION, THE FATE OF THE AMAZON IS AT STAKE

Brazilian voters head to the polls this weekend to pick their next head of state, with a choice between right-wing incumbent President...

Puerto Ricans were already angry about the power grid. Then came Hurricane Fiona

PUERTO RICANS WERE ALREADY ANGRY ABOUT THE POWER GRID. THEN CAME HURRICANE FIONA

More than a week after Hurricane Fiona struck Puerto Rico, damage from the Category 1 storm lingers across the island: About 40 percent...

 
 
 

TAMPA BAY ISN'T SAFE FROM ANY HURRICANE - ESPECIALLY NOT IAN

Tropical storm Ian turned into a hurricane on Monday, on course to make landfall in Florida later this week. As of Monday afternoon,...

‘Nature-rinsing': How polluters use the beauty of nature to clean up their image

‘NATURE-RINSING': HOW POLLUTERS USE THE BEAUTY OF NATURE TO CLEAN UP THEIR IMAGE

You've been seeing commercials like this all your life: An SUV steers off-road into a lush forest. An airplane soars over a pristine...

 
 
 

CALIFORNIA'S 2030 BAN ON GAS HEATERS OPENS A NEW FRONT IN THE WAR ON FOSSIL FUELS

California regulators voted unanimously last week to develop new rules that would effectively ban the sale of natural gas-powered heating...

The rebirth of Hiware Bazar

THE REBIRTH OF HIWARE BAZAR

This story was produced in collaboration with the Food & Environment Reporting Network , a nonprofit journalism organization. As a...

 
 
 

FLOOD. RETREAT. REPEAT

This story was originally published by Grist with the headline Flood. Retreat. Repeat. on Sep 23, 2022.

The Corn Belt will get hotter. Farmers will have to adapt

THE CORN BELT WILL GET HOTTER. FARMERS WILL HAVE TO ADAPT

The corn on Zack Smith's 1,200 acres is not his future. Smith, a fifth-generation farmer working the land near Buffalo Center, Iowa,...

 
 
 



Whoopi Goldberg slams critic who said she wore fat suit in Till as she says...

Whoopi Goldberg slams critic who said she wore fat suit in Till as she says 'that was me'

Hollywood actress Whoopi Goldberg, 66, has addressed 'demeaning' claims she wore a fat suit to make her body look bigger in the upcoming Emmett Till biopic Read more ...

Cristiano Ronaldo 'can leave Man Utd in January' after new Erik ten Hag...

Cristiano Ronaldo 'can leave Man Utd in January' after new Erik ten Hag transfer decision

Manchester United clung onto Cristiano Ronaldo during the summer transfer window, but it seems that January could be a different story after Erik ten Hag changed his mind on... Read more ...

Margot Robbie and Cara Delevingne's film-maker friends released from jail...

Margot Robbie and Cara Delevingne's film-maker friends released from jail after attacking paparrazo

Photos showed British film producer Josey MacNamara and key grip Jac Hopkins being led out of a Buenos Aires police station by a group of officers after spending the night in... Read more ...

Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Killer released on parole 13 years after death...

Sue Neill-Fraser murder case: Killer released on parole 13 years after death of partner Bob Chappell

One of Australia's most divisive murder cases has taken its final turn as the convicted killer is released on parole after spending 13 years in prison for the mysterious death... Read more ...

Dad visiting son Marist College family weekend upstate New York shot dead...

Dad visiting son Marist College family weekend upstate New York shot dead caught in the crossfire

A father who was visiting his son at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York for family weekend was fatally shot in the lobby of his hotel on Sunday morning. Read more ...

Ex-Sinn Fein cllr Jonathan Dowdall & family will be resettled abroad under...

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Russian mum who staged anti-war protest on live TV escapes Moscow house arrest

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Tory Lanez denies claims that he hit-and-run on pregnant driver in New...

Tory Lanez denies claims that he hit-and-run on pregnant driver in New Year's Day 2021 incident

The couple, Krisha and Jesse Grullon said Lanez's green 2017 Bentley Bentaya made contact with their vehicle, then took off without making contact with them. Read more ...

The Bachelor: Thomas Malucelli is rushed to hospital after motorcycle accident

The Bachelor: Thomas Malucelli is rushed to hospital after motorcycle accident

The transformation coach, 35, suffered a broken collarbone and a torn ligament on his thumb after his bike collided with a car Read more ...

2023 Audi R8 GT Is a 612-HP V10 Swan Song - CNET

Only 333 of these rear-wheel-drive supercars will be sold worldwide. Read more ...