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,
For all of the advancements that have been made in the realm of environmental sustainability, the automobile industry practically runs in reverse when it comes to the green movement. It's time to shift gears ...
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.
In Florida and Pennsylvania, former government employees are coming forward with allegations saying that they were forced to omit the phrases "climate change" and "global warming" from government documents...
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
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 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
Wilpattu and Madu forests are currently being rapidly cleared by a powerful politician called Rishad Bathiudeen a minister of Sri Lanka with the help of Qatari funds. Wilpattu forest is a national heritage in Sri Lanka with a great history as the first..
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 health of tribal land, wildlife, and local residents is at risk from an idle uranium mine that hasnâEUR(TM)t operated in 25 years. The mine company has kept this mine on standby for decades and hopes to renew another standby permit so the site can remain
The world's best conservation training dogs are trained and put to work to protect wild life and wild places. Working Dogs For Conservation do it so save the world. The dogs do it for the love of a ball. To save wildlife, WD4c start by saving a dog.
After the Deepwater Horizon oil spillâEUR"the worst in U.S. historyâEUR"and industryâEUR(TM)s disastrous 2012 season for U.S. Arctic exploration, it is clear there is a need for Arctic-specific standards to address the unique demands of operating in the remote,