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Dot Earth Blog: An ‘Ask Me Anything’ Chat on Climate Science and Coverage

published about 7 hours ago
Dot Earth Blog: An ‘Ask Me Anything’ Chat on Climate Science and Coverage
A veteran climate scientist and a longtime climate journalist interview each other about three decades of work making sense of global warming.

In store for visitors to Yosemite: a drier, browner park

published 1 day ago
In store for visitors to Yosemite: a drier, browner park
Yosemite National Park is bracing for its driest year on record, with visitor bureaus downplaying the allure of the park's most famous waterfall and instead touting the park as a destination for hiking, bicycling and photography.

California: Governor Signs $1 Billion Water Package

published 1 day ago
Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Friday that speeds up $1 billion in water infrastructure spending amid the worst drought in a generation.

30 never-before-seen species of flies discovered in Los Angeles

published 2 days ago
30 never-before-seen species of flies discovered in Los Angeles
Scientists have found 30 never-before-seen species of flies buzzing about in the city of Los Angeles.  

The Passive House in New York

published 2 days ago
The Passive House in New York
In New York City, hundreds of new units designed to use a quarter of the energy consumed by traditional homes are in the works.