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Kenny Scharf Is Pissed and This Pile of Plastic Toys Is Proof

The legendary L.A. artist's new public sculpture brings us face to face with an ecological crisis
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Joshua Tree Truthers Say Felled Tree is Fake News

Off-roaders are fighting back against "OHV sentiment"

Environmental Groups Are Suing to Stop Fragile Grasslands from Becoming a Planned City

The lawsuit is just the latest chapter in a decades-long debate over the 6,700-acre Centennial development
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Experts Are Assessing the Damage Done to Joshua Tree During the Shutdown—and It’s Grim

The delicate environment was no match for out-of-control visitors
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One of the Largest Sharks in the World Has Been Spotted off the SoCal Coast

Basking sharks have returned to California for the first time in 30 years
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Here’s What Happens When Disneyland Does Away With Plastic Straws

Paper straws are coming—as are "alternative straw options"
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If the U.S. Followed California’s Lead, Greenhouse Emissions Would Be Way Lower

California’s environmental protections are working, but the Trump administration wants to take away the state’s ability to self-regulate
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Extreme Heat and Dehydration Killed a Hiker in Malibu on Labor Day

Five other hikers were airlifted to be treated for heat exhaustion and dehydration after they ran out of water
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Kind of a Lot of People Are Watching Bee Porn

Pornhub posted some NSFW nature content in time for Earth Day
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Tropical Storm Rosa is Approaching. Here’s What That Could Mean for L.A.

Rosa is expected to make initial landfall Monday night