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Bangladeshi artists urge General Electric to halt involvement in natural gas project

Bangladeshi artists oppose fossil fuel projects built by Boston-based General Electric. Bangladesh is one of the world's most climate-vulnerable nations, and protestors don't want projects that emit more greenhouse gasses built in their nation.


In Rhode Island, a hunt is on to understand the decline of the state’s iconic quahog clam

A legislative commission is looking at possible factors, from oxygen deficiency to changing aquatic life and climate change.

Massachusetts state climate chief lays out plan for big reforms, including changes to Mass Save

In a sweeping report issued Wednesday, Mass. Climate Chief Melissa Hoffer called for a host of changes across state government to align state investments with its ambitious climate goals.

As Mass. becomes a greener state, can gas utilities keep up?

How transitioning to a fossil-fuel-free world will force gas utilities to adapt — and what that means for your utility bill.

Tropical cyclones have erupted in nearly all of the world’s ocean basins

Six cyclones are spinning through the tropics right now, churning over the ocean and sometimes over land in both hemispheres. Most are bringing serious impacts to populated areas, and one has set a record.

Speeding vessels ignoring rules, putting endangered whales at risk

The right whale population is evening out. But right whales still face threats of human-caused injuries that affect their ability to reproduce, putting them at continued risk.

Lanternfly infestation reported in Wellesley

Wellesley’s Natural Resources Commission reported that the infestation was found near Carisbrooke Reservation, by the Weston-Wellesley town line.

The trees arrived with Polynesian voyagers. After Maui wildfire, there’s a chance to restore them

As Maui recovers from the deadliest US wildfire in more than a century, one that left at least 98 people dead, a band of arborists, farmers and landscapers has set about trying to save Lahaina’s ulu, kukui nut and other culturally important trees.