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The Verge Review of Animals: Bibi the hippo

How machine learning could help save threatened species from extinction

Go read this investigation into major methane leaks in Texas and New Mexico

Amazon's climate pollution is getting way worse

The UK’s extreme heatwave would have been ‘virtually impossible’ without climate change

Can hydrogen fuel cells power Microsoft data centers?

Joe Biden’s new plan: solar power for everyone, not just the rich

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What the future of lab-grown meat could look like

You could have your pig and eat it, too!

This website lets you watch US heatwaves in real time

Teenagers spotted the largest gas pipeline spill in US history

What record-low water levels at the Hoover Dam reservoir look like from space

The World Meteorological Organization has ‘no immediate plans’ to name heatwaves

Wind farms could join oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico

UK heatwave breaks records as Brits roast in 40 C temperatures

London Luton Airport suspended flights after its runway buckled due to the UK heat

The UK’s blistering heatwave is just the beginning

Today I learned Amazon will recycle small electronics for free

Democratic lawmakers ask federal agencies to crack down on crypto mining

NASA just launched a powerful new instrument to study dust

Texas’ fragile grid isn’t ready for crypto mining’s explosive growth

Bitcoin mining could bring higher electricity bills and more pollution to Texas

Texas heatwave and energy crunch curtails Bitcoin mining

Dead solar panels are about to become a lot more valuable

Mining the deep sea for battery materials will be dangerously noisy, study finds

Can Microsoft’s data centers become big batteries for the grid?

These fire-prone places are ditching fireworks for drones this July Fourth

New York denies air permit to Bitcoin mining power plant

The Supreme Court just decided a major climate court case

The Supreme Court just took away an EPA tool to fight climate change — what happens next?

Cleaning up the US power grid will take an act of Congress

Construction begins on ‘Mammoth’ direct air capture plant

This site lets you listen to nature sounds from all over the world

Bitcoin’s energy use drops following price plunge

Tesla partners with California utility on virtual power plant