Stories about Pollution

OPINION: How to fix the toxic Hunters Point Shipyard mess

Start by restoring community oversight and retesting every part and parcel of the project area

Yimbyism and the cruel irony of metropolitan history

To reckon with the current housing crisis, we must inquire into our country’s metropolitan history.

Trump’s offshore oil plan is a hostile act by a rogue nation

Handing over the oceans to fossil-fuel companies would threaten people and wildlife around the world

Here’s what the Blue Angels leave behind

It's all fun and games until you learn about the air pollution, massive cost, and militarism ...

Jerry Brown sides with polluters in key bill

The governor who is challenging Trump on climate change can't seem to challenge the fossil-fuel industry at home

Should Uber be shut down?

Harvard business professor says the real problem in the tech industry is a "contagious" culture of lawbreaking that society shouldn't tolerate

YIMBYs, Smart Growth — and unanswered questions

The real-estate industry loves smart growth; here's why

How to keep saving the planet

Tips to help avoid an environmental Trumpocalypse.

Polar bears and climate change in Vegas

Outside the presidential debate, climate change is an issue. Inside? Not.

Palo Alto and the tech shop of horrors

Behind the story of the Peninsula planning commissioner who made national news by saying she had to leave town to buy a house for her family