TransCanada is trying to build the Keystone XL (KXL), an 875-mile pipeline that would transport up to 830,000 barrels of dirty tar sands crude from Alberta, Canada. This pipeline is part of an effort by the oil industry to export millions of barrels per d
If anyone would brew his morning joe using K-Cups, you'd think it would be the inventor of the K-Cup himself. But John Sylvan, whose single-serve pods revolutionized the coffee landscape, sticks with making coffee the old-fashioned way.
In January, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced it was delaying final safety rules designed to protect Americans from trains carrying dangerous, highly explosive fuels through our communities every day.
Known as the Brule-St. Croix Legacy Forest, the nearly 66,000-acre forest contains 80 ponds and 14 miles of streams. The multi-million dollar purchase now protects the land from development as well as creates a natural corridor for wildlife by connecting
Physical reality is always more important than how we rationalize it. And the truth is that this culture is based on privatizing benefits and externalizing costs. In other words, on exploiting others and leaving messes behind.
company has backed out of the B.C. environmental assessment for the proposed Raven coal mine not because itâEUR(TM)s environmentally risky, but because there is so much public misunderstanding about the project. 16 million tons a year from Vancouver Island
The jungle-choked remains of a "lost city", abandoned by a mysterious civilisation several centuries ago and long fabled for reports of its gold and "monkey children", have been uncovered in the depths of the rainforests of Honduras.
In 2013 industries dumped 23 million pounds of chemicals into the Ohio River, making it the most polluted body of water in the United States for the 7th year in a row. But one company alone, AK Steel, released 73% of those chemicals.
As everyone who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area knows, the Earth moves under our feet. But what about the stresses that cause earthquakes? How much is known about them? THERE are live links here for anyone to click on.