Saturday's energy & environment stories


Interior to remove anti-Indigenous slurs from names of federal lands

Photo of Deb Haaland speaking into a mic
Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland speaks during a welcome ceremony for a totem pole carved by the House of Tears Carvers of the Lummi Nation on July 29, 2021 in Washington, D.C. Photo: Drew Angerer via Getty Images

California wildfires killed at least 3% of all giant sequoias this year

A fire burning through the Long Meadow Grove of giant sequoia trees in Sequoia National Forest on Sept. 21.
A fire burning through the Long Meadow Grove of giant sequoia trees in Sequoia National Forest on Sept. 21. Photo: David McNew/Getty Images

Oil falls steeply as COVID bites again

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Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios
Ben Geman
Nov 19, 2021 - Technology

Apple car buzz gets loud again

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Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

U.S. weather forecasting is about to get better

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Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Poll: 52% of Americans say they've experienced effects of global warming

What moves the climate communications needle

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Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios

Amazon deforestation in Brazil surges to worst in 15 years

General view of a burnt area of the Amazonia rainforest in the surroundings of the city of Porto Velho, Rondonia state, Brazil, on September 15, 2021.
General view of a burnt area of the Amazonia rainforest in the surroundings of the city of Porto Velho, Rondonia state, Brazil, on September 15, 2021. Photo: Mauro Pimentel/AFP via Getty Images