Author Michael Pollan examines opium, caffeine, and mescaline in his new book on the mind-altering powers of plants.
Historically excluded from negotiations, Indigenous communities want to make sure they have a seat at the water-distributing table.
The bipartisan measure would pump billions of dollars into the fight against environmental pollution.
Climate change is threatening Maine’s native blueberries. These researchers are looking to provide solutions—and help farmers in the process.
Wildfire season in the West is now year-long, thanks to climate change. Listen to residents and rescuers as they grapple with the new normal.
Action on climate change is slower than many activists would like. And why payment for “loss and damage” is crucial for vulnerable nations.
Jo Handelsman, Obama’s former science advisor, explains why more farms are experiencing erosion, and how it reduces crop yields.
Learn how conservationists live on an isolated island to study Maine’s puffin population, and how the birds are dealing with warming seas.