New York City is Using Oysters to Protect the City From Future Hurricanes
After the destruction of Hurricane Sandy, the city found a natural solution to protect itself from future storms.
Two Standing Rock Activists on What Independence Day Means to Them Now
"I find the 4th of July ironic."
How the Nation's Artists Are Standing with Standing Rock
The #NoDAPLartmovement hashtag is bringing artists together in solidarity and resistance.
Water, Water, Everywhere
Road Salt is Turning North America's Freshwater Lakes into Saltwater
If current trends continue, many freshwater lakes in the US and Canada will be too salty for human use or aquatic life.
The Fight to Protect This Swath of Wilderness Is Going to Canada’s Supreme Court
The Peel Watershed, in the Yukon, is one of the largest intact pieces of wilderness left in North America. The Supreme Court will decide its fate.
‘Logan’ Subtly Predicts Our Gritty Future of Climate Change and Big Agriculture
The latest Wolverine film is set in the year 2029, when water rights and job automation are still unsolved problems.
The Dakota Access Water Protectors Were Leaving—Then Came Trump’s Order
After Trump's order greenlighting construction of the pipeline, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe is ready to fight again.
This Woman Wants the UN to Keep Detroit from Shutting Off People's Water
Thousands of Detroiters are having their water shut off in the middle of summer. We interviewed Maude Barlow who filed a formal complaint with the UN, saying that's a human rights violation.