California is experiencing the most extreme drought in history, which has strained CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s water supply to catastrophic proportions.
As the state enters its fourth year of severe drought, it has been forced to draw water from reservoir ...
Californians long ago made it clear that they oppose any new offshore oil drilling that threatens are magnificent coastline and the wildlife that depends on it. LetâEUR(TM)s close this loophole for good and ensure the health of our shorelines forever.
Already the EU has stopped its effort to regulate cancer-causing pesticides because of trade agreements such as TTIP. Imagine the impact on our country when Vietnamese and Malaysian companies sue to halt our environmental laws based on ISDS
Pagan Island is a gem in the South Pacific, home to endangered species, unique birds, and a rich coral reef ecosystem. Ecologists call it a "biological treasure house", but the Pentagon proposes obliterating it with guns and bombs! Can it be saved?
July 6 marks the second anniversary of the bomb-train disaster in Lac-Megantic, Canada. The train set an entire town on fire and killed 47 people, but two years later our communities and planet are still at risk.
An oil pipeline ruptured in California last week - spilling thousands of gallons of oil off the coast of Santa Barbara. So how did the fruits and vegetables grown in California's Central Valley get covered in tar and oil?
Billionaire Harold Hamm called for the dismissal of university scientists who had the audacity to claim that human activity was to blame for increased seismic activity in the state. To the Universities credit none of the scientists were dismissed.
How Mike Bloomberg, red-state business and Midwestern lawyers are changing American energy faster than you think. The war on coal is not just political rhetoric. It is real and relentless. Over 5 years it has killed a coal-powered plant every 10 days.
The toxic natural gas extraction method of fracking will no longer be allowed in Maryland, thanks to legislation that has recently become law in the state. This is a great victory for the environment and public health. Applaud the state for implementing s
El Salvador has the right to reject the mine to protect its water and people. But now, the Canadian-Australian company is suing El Salvador for a whopping $301 million in a World Bank tribunal, under investor laws that allow corporations to shamelessly su
Because of the vital dependence we have on the "ecosystem services" provided by the rest of nature, Leakey warned, "unrestrained, Homo sapiens might not only be the agent of the sixth extinction, but also risks being one of its victims."
Hansen and his co-authors contend that the agreed-to goal of limiting global warming to 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Farenheit) above pre-Industrial levels prescribed in the recent IPCC report is still too high...
Next month, tunnelling comes to an end on Europe's biggest engineering scheme, the Crossrail project linking rail services to the east and west of London.
But what happens to the millions of tonnes of earth that's been excavated?...
A United Nations Led conference maps out how a financial system could work with an economy that eliminates excess greenhouse gas emissions, including steps for financing, divestment, and green bonds to bring about net zero greenhouse gas emissions.
Researchers at the UCSD Center for Aerosol Impacts on Climate and the Environment recently found a direct correlation between marine bacteria's consumption of phytoplankton to properties of clouds. The discovery was made during research observing airborne
Congress is considering multiple bills right now including one from Senator Rand Paul that would gut the Endangered Species Act and put countless species at risk of extinction. They want to allow local politicians to overrule science whenever they want.
The U.N.'s Paris climate conference, designed to reach a plan for curbing global warming, may instead become the graveyard for its defining goal: to stop temperatures rising more than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.