environment

We Still Don’t Know How to Talk About Wildfires

The burning of the American West defies our powers of description

Can the Construction Industry Solve the World’s Plastic Crisis?

Making roads and buildings with the plastic we trash could potentially avert synthetic Armageddon — but there’s a hell of a lot of plastic hurdles in the way

Is a SodaStream Really That Much Better for the Planet?

It’s certainly better than drinking from a bunch of plastic water bottles that probably won’t end up being recycled anyway

Should I Stop Leaving My Charger Plugged Into an Outlet All the Time?

Keeping your electronics plugged won’t exactly burn a hole in your pocket, metaphorically speaking, but it could burn a hole in... your actual house