California

Julia Conley, staff writer
"If we're serious about reducing climate-warming emissions quickly enough to preserve our life-sustaining systems—and we are—then we have to start voting on climate."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Medicare for All
"We don't have the deep pockets of the insurance industry or the pharmaceutical...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
cars
"The evidence is irrefutable: today's clean car standards are achievable,...

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Bad news on all sides on our human propensity for taking without thinking. A new study finds researchers have "grossly underestimated" the impact on the Amazon rainforest of logging and other human activity, even as California park rangers combat a surge in nightime bandits - aka "midnight burlers" - poaching the burl from old-growth redwoods to sell for furniture. The tallest trees on earth, old-growth redwoods once covered almost 2,000,000 acres of California; today, less than 5% of that...