Our impact on the natural and built worlds
Crushing, smashing, and grinding for the sake of greener science.
Our approach to fighting wildfires is a fantasy—and it’s making them even more catastrophic.
The way the city tackled its water pollution problems has made it an unexpected pioneer.
Rare earth elements are essential to modern life. Luckily the world has plenty of them; unfortunately, getting them out of the ground leaves behind massive environmental damage.
The blaze that sparked the modern environmental movement . . . or did it?
When the United States and Mexico resolved their beef.
Harnessing nature to deliver us from drought.
And how California’s car emission standards continue to influence the rest of the country.
An environmental success story.
We loved it. We hated it. Now we kind of maybe like it again.