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The Milky Way’s black hole spews hot jets that make monster bubbles
The black hole leaks out streams of gas after swallowing large masses.
The new infrastructure bill will fund pollution cleanup. But will it hold polluters accountable?
The $1 trillion infrastructure passed last week makes historic investments in cleaning up after polluting industries.
Best gas generator: Weather the storm with these reliable picks for home and outdoor use
Keep all systems running with the best gas generators for emergencies, outside events, and anywhere backup power is needed.
Louisiana is making bold climate goals, but still wants its fossil fuels
The state aims to cut a quarter of its carbon emissions by 2025.
A trip down the Ohio River reveals the oil and gas industry’s next big move
Facing falling demand for fossil fuels, companies like Shell are betting big on another polluting commodity: plastic.
New satellites can pinpoint methane leaks to help us beat climate change
Gas-sniffing orbiters are helping clear the air of a common and overlooked pollutant.
The pandemic could end Texas’s oil boom—and start something better
Profits from the Permian Basin are falling and renewable energy is surging. Here’s what that means for the Lonestar State’s future.
Activists have shut down two major fossil fuel pipelines—at least for now
Even as the executive branch erodes environmental protections, activists are finally holding some companies responsible in court.
The environment won’t be helped by oil producers declaring bankruptcy
It may just lead to more consumption and fewer investments in renewables.
Stay-at-home science project: Use fire to push an egg into a bottle
Humpty Dumpty’s lucky he only fell off a wall.