Mountaintop removal is the deadliest and most destructive form of coal mining there is. Explosives are used to blow the tops off of mountains, sending fine particles of silica, aluminum and molybdenum into nearby communities,
A recent study estimates that the amount of plastic waste that washes off land into the ocean each year is approximately 8 million metric tons.
This ubiquitous material is now permeating the global supply in all major lakes and rivers.
Until May 14, the National Park Service is collecting comments from the public about the importance of protecting the buffers around wildlife, which includes sea turtles and our beloved Piping Plovers.
The federal government's draft law and management plan for the proposed Rouge National Urban Park are not strong enough to protect this wonderful natural treasure located in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area.
It is generally accepted by world leaders that to avoid catastrophic climate change, we need to keep global warming below 2 degrees. That means leaving much of our fossil fuel reserves in the ground, according to a recent study by the journal Nature
Billions of mysterious creatures dead along West Coast -- "Literally covering all of Oregon coast" -- Washing up from California to Alaska -- Expert: Death totals are staggering, "it's got to be billions"
It all comes down to "if". IF everyone took a shower instead of a bath, IF everyone rode a bicycle instead of driving a car, IF we bring down capitalism and all live off-grid in wonderful autonomous sustainable utopian communities, then maybe, just maybe,
The Atlantic Ocean is teeming with life, but for the first time researchers have discovered dead zones in these waters âEUR" areas low in both oxygen and salinity âEUR" off the coast of Africa. Fish canâEUR(TM)t survive in the dead zones, and researchers