Articles by Tom Philpott
The Real Reason Kansas Is Running Out of Water
Tom Philpott · How to make an arid region bloom: irrigated farm plots (between
Forget the gloom—new ways of living and organizing our economy are flourishing
Tom Philpott · The last couple of days have been gloomy ones. I kept checking in with the vague and dire reports from the nuclear-power bleeding edge in Japan. For part of the time I was also immersed in a post about truly awful things going on in...
Leaked EPA Memo Links Pesticide to Mysterious Bee Deaths
Tom Philpott · An internal EPA memo released Wednesday confirms that the very agency charged with protecting the environment is ignoring the warnings of its own scientists about clothianidin, a pesticide from which the German agrichemical giant...