Environment

49 articles
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Money ≠ Happiness. QED.

The old axiom that more is better is no longer true.

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Disaster Aversion

The quest to control hurricanes.

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The Thing With Feathers

The Ivory-Billed Woodpecker was extinct. Then it wasn’t. The story of an uncertain resurrection.

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Paradise With An Asterisk

“From all appearances, this place is still an earthly paradise. There is just one problem, though you could stare at this palm grove for a lifetime and never see it. The soil under our feet, whitish gray in color with flecks of coral, contains a radioactive isotope called cesium 137.”

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A Fish Story

Trying to fix the Atlantic Ocean’s food chain.

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Power, Pollution and the Internet

The environmental impact of server farms.

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The Weatherman Is Not a Moron

How meteorologists are improving their predictive powers.

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Keystone

On the economics, impact, and communities of the international pipeline.

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My Bird Problem

A personal reflection on bird-watching and relationships.

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The Battle Over Climate Science

Inside the increasingly hostile global warming debate.