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Wild at Heart
In the face of climate change, the Sierra Club’s mission has expanded far beyond preserving wild places. Sierra pulled aside Dan Chu, head of the Club’s Our Wild America campaign, to ask him about wilderness protection in an overheating world.
7 Apps for Green Road Tripping
These apps will keep your carbon footprint slim and trim this summer.
Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado
A rafting adventure into the environmental and geologic history of Dinosaur National Monument. (No CGI raptors necessary.)
Sew and Tell
Around 12 years ago, a friend and I were walking by an abandoned alley in San Francisco, and she asked, 'If you could do anything with this space, what would you do?
Big Trouble at Little Yosemite
Miles from help and you're bitten by a snake. Now what?
Biking the Isle of Happy Land Use Policies
In Scotland's Outer Hebrides, a handful of sturdy, graceless houses faced off against the prevailing winds. We still had no place to sleep.
Faces of Clean Energy
This energy auditor helps homeowners lower their utility bills. See the different kinds of rewards that come from energy efficiency.
The Mayor of Wind
The Tea Party and the Koch brothers are trying to end Texas's wind energy boom. They didn't reckon with Greg Wortham.
No Time for Tame
Waterparks have no doubt contributed mightily to humankind's happiness. Just don't try contemplating eternity while straddling a Styrofoam noodle at a swim-up bar.
It's crucial to expose all American--including low-income urbanites and people of color--to the country's wildest places.
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