Aubrey Trinnaman

Planet

Your guide to life on a warming planet

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Trees Are Overrated

Preserving the world’s great expanses of grass could be essential to combatting climate change.

Jessica Sarkodie

The Future of Mud

A Senegalese architecture firm is championing a lower-tech material than concrete to help cities prepare for climate change.