The latest from the Grist on the environment

How thawing permafrost threatens a Biden-supported plan to drill in Alaska's Arctic.
Author: Adam Federman
Posted: October 3, 2022, 10:45 am
Republicans have already vowed to strip climate funding from the bill.
Author: John McCracken
Posted: October 3, 2022, 10:30 am
From chemical recycling to plant-based alternatives, scientists size up the most promising solutions to plastic pollution.
Author: Samantha Wohlfeil, InvestigateWest
Posted: October 1, 2022, 10:15 am
What do cooing babies and frolicking elephants have to do with oil companies? Exactly.
Author: Kate Yoder
Posted: September 30, 2022, 9:14 pm
'Dredge-and-fill' created thousands of homes vulnerable to storm surge.
Author: Jake Bittle
Posted: September 30, 2022, 10:45 am
A new report finds Indigenous people in Brazil, Colombia and the Philippines often face the highest rates of violence.
Author: Joseph Lee
Posted: September 30, 2022, 10:30 am
The birds and the bees and the pesticide-covered seeds that kill them.
Author: John McCracken
Posted: September 30, 2022, 10:15 am
‘Colossal amount’ of leaked methane, twice initial estimates, is equivalent to third of Denmark’s annual CO2 emissions or 1.3 million cars.
Author: Karen McVeigh
Posted: September 29, 2022, 7:02 pm
California activists paved the way for defining climate change as an air pollution problem. Now it's federal law.
Author: Kate Yoder
Posted: September 29, 2022, 10:45 am
Cars and highways are among the top contributors to ocean oil pollution, study finds.
Author: Joseph Winters
Posted: September 29, 2022, 10:30 am