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WarningsfromtheArctic

Record-breaking temperatures in Alaska, the US's canary in the climate coal mine, provide glimpse of a warmer future

NewReportingPlatformShedsLightonVenezuela’sMiningCrisis

South American country's dangerous bet on large-scale mining threatens pristine Amazon region

NewYorkCity’sFossilFuelDivestmentCouldSpurGlobalShift

Economists say city’s status as financial and cultural giant means move will catalyze others around the world to follow

CaliforniaPotFarmers’UseofRatPoisonHarmsNorthernSpottedOwls

State’s legalization of marijuana likely to spur more unpermitted cultivation, further exacerbating the problem

HowTechIsBoostingEnvironmentalEngagementinChina

Apps enable users to track everything from local air quality, to personal carbon footprint, to daily food waste

FERCRejectsTrumpPlantoPropUpCoalandNuclearPowerPlants

Unexpected decision by Republican-controlled energy agency is a blow to the president’s promise to revive US coal industry

CanPrisonsBeFlippedforGood?

Turning old jails into employment hubs is challenging, but some groups are getting creative

SavingAfrica’sLargestForestAntelopefromExtinction

Kenyan conservation groups coming together to bolster wild Eastern bongo populations

CommunityLeaderTorturedandKilledforOpposingLandTraffickinginPeru

José Napoleón Tarrillo Astonitas murdered for work to protect Chaparrí Ecological Reserve, say local witnesses

Mexico’sStandingRock?Sempra,TransCanadaFaceIndigenousPipelineResistanceSouthofBorder

Yaqui and Otomi communities challenge natural gas projects on the ground, in court

TinyHouses,BigResistance

Indigenous activists erecting tiny homes along proposed path of Trans Mountain pipeline

VehiclesNowAmerica’sBiggestCO2SourceButEPAIsTearingUpRegulations

Transport overtook power generation for climate-warming emissions in 2017 as the Trump administration is reversing curbs on auto industry pollution