The taxpayer-funded U.S. Export-Import Bank is considering financing a massive Australian coal project, which includes dredging three million tons of seabed from the bottom of the Great Barrier Reef for a coal export terminal.
An app aimed at promoting environmentalism and helping people make environmentally conscious decisions daily was recently created by Nancy Wong,a professor of Consumer Science at UW-MadisonâEUR(TM)s School of Human
As drought, flooding, and climate change restrict America's water supply, demands from population growth and energy production look set to increase, according to a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office.
Close to half of all living species on the Earth could disappear by the end of this century, and humans will be the cause. This is the 6th mass extinction - a loss of life that could rival the die-out that caused the dinosaurs to disappear some 65 million
"The change in how agriculture is produced has brought, frankly, a change in the profile of diseases. We've gone from a pretty healthy population to one with a high rate of cancer, birth defects and illnesses seldom seen before."
A new $100 million research project will examine how tropical forests cycle more carbon and water than any other biome, and as such how theyâEUR(TM)re a critical player in the planetâEUR(TM)s energy balance and in climate change.