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The Trials of Bidder 70

Before the Tar Sands protests and before Occupy Wall Street, a young activist named Tim DeChristopher disrupted a federal oil- and gas-lease auction. The act made him a martyr for a newly radicalized...

How the Nomad Found Home

More than a decade ago, Mike Fay’s epic Megatransect walk across Africa spurred the creation of a string of national parks and made him a conservation superstar. So why, after a lifetime of fighting...

On the Origin of His Species

With a new Hollywood movie ­taking aim at birders, Michael ­Roberts steps up to defend his kind

The Economic Case Against Keystone XL

Recently, the argument for the Keystone XL pipeline has been framed as the economy versus the environment. BILL McKIBBEN takes a hard look at the job creation numbers and calculates a different...

Noise From the Field

Barking tree frogs, exploding dragonflies, crackling Arctic fjords—the Top 10 wildest field recordings