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Take a Frightening Tour Down America's 'Climate Change Highway' [with Slideshow]

A stretch of a Wyoming road offers a good glimpse of our future.

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Is this the road we want to head down? If so, we’re in for a hell of a trip.

Climate Change Highway

September 10, 2013


Organizer Shannon Anderson dubbed Route 59 south of Gillette in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin the “Climate Change Highway.” I took a drive to see what I'd find there.

Tara Lohan is a freelance writer and former senior editor at AlterNet. She is the editor of two books on the global water crisis, including Water Matters: Why We Need to Act Now to Save Our Most Critical Resource. Follow her on Twitter @TaraLohan or visit her website, taralohan.com.