Full story - November 23, 2018
Farmers bend to harvest and grow plants.
In her new book, "Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm's Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land," Leah Penniman describes her journey as a woman of color reclaiming space in the agricultural world while providing a comprehensive guide for others who want to follow her path.
Full story - November 23, 2018
Keystone XL protesters
A federal judge in Montana ruled the Trump administration did not adequately consider the project's impact on climate change.
Full story - November 16, 2018
Longhorn cattle on Knepp Estate
When a multigenerational agricultural estate in West Sussex, England, was no longer a fruitful venture — the owners decided to let nature take its course.
Full story - November 16, 2018
California fire firefighter with flames
California’s 2018 wildfire season is one of the most destructive on record. More than 7,500 fires burned nearly 2 million acres of land so far this year — the most land burned in a single year since records have been kept.
Full story - November 09, 2018
Wind turbine against a blue sky.
Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has focused primarily on supporting oil, gas and mining interests — his announcement of new offshore wind projects came as a bit of a shock.
Full story - November 09, 2018
A voter carries a 'blue wave' poster at a rally
The 2018 US midterm elections ushered in a Democratic majority in the House of Representatives — along with new Democratic governors — who pledge to act on climate change. It also ushered out some climate-denying Republicans. Yet overall, the elections had mixed results for the environment.
Full story - October 26, 2018
Organic vegetables in the supermarket
Breast cancer rates were 35 percent less in older women and lymphomas were 70 percent less among high consumers of organic food, a major study has found.
Full story - October 26, 2018
Gaza boy pushing wheelchair water
Humanitarian organizations fear the water crisis in Gaza is so acute, it may become uninhabitable by the year 2020.
Full story - October 19, 2018
Green algae bloom in Florida
In Florida, a surge of toxic red and green algae blooms has fueled frustration with Republican Governor Rick Scott.
Full story - October 19, 2018
Satellite mapping image of Hurricane Michael making landfall in Florida
Hurricane Michael intensified from Category 1 to Category 4 in just 24 hours. Furious winds and an 8- to 12-foot storm surge were fueled by warming sea surface temperatures.

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