Save the Earth by killing it? Sure. But only a little part of it. So goes the philosophy of young superstar Brazilian biologist Marcela Uliano da Silva, who wants to eradicate a foreign species encroaching on the Amazon River's shores: the golden mussel.
The SF Bay Delta cannot sustain additional water transfers without collapsing, especially in the midst of a historic drought. This secret federal drought bill will put in place provisions that will allow water exporters to override existing environmental
Andersen discovered that animal agriculture was the leading and often undisclosed source of resource degradation and pollution, accounting for a third of the earth's fresh water usage, most rain forest destruction and the ocean's growing dead zones.
Carbon dioxide emissions are invisible, but NASA has just made them all too real.The space agency has released a video of high-resolution imagery documenting carbon emissions released over an entire year. The result is what looks like the
Air quality charts, studies, and even fashion trends prove just how terrible pollution has been in China. Still, for many of its citizens, the issue just doesn't seem urgent enough. So, to make it plain and simple, one Beijing resident took photos of the
"In Denmark, plastic waste is already being converted into blocks that are used for many purposes. In our country, we use furnaces to reach a heat of 200° Celsius and convert plastic to this new material. The same thing wouldn't work in the Sundarbans ...
The latest update to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species was published Monday and, as you can imagine, it wasn't good news. The Red List, the global inventory of species, now identifies 22,413 species as threatened with extinction around the world.
The species is still common, though the Breeding Bird Survey shows a gradual decline in population over the past 50 years. The biggest threat to this migrant is habitat loss on both wintering and breeding grounds...As nocturnal migrants, American Redstart