Discover how politics can impact the environment, from U.N. climate talks to state legislation to local plastic bag bans.
Seven year old Kylie Bruehler was made an orphan when a truck driver accidentally swerved and killed her bicycle riding parents. With proper bike lanes, it would have never happened.
After admitting that their older bottle liners contain BPA, SIGG is being accused of shady marketing practices.
Federal regulators are cracking down on everything from consumer products to workplace violations.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Oct. 4-10.
First lady joins a long line of presidents’ wives who have served as honorary national president of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
What if Star Wars had been written by environmentalists? Could the Rebels reach consensus on how to fight the Death Star?
Astronomers invited to gaze at the stars at the White House with the first family on Oct. 7.
Why don't we design our streets and roads to keep us safe?
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3.
New York City just built a beautiful bike lane that has more than tripled the number of cyclists using the Manhattan Bridge every day.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 20-26.
John Kerry and Barbara Boxer are introducing a climate change bill in the Senate next week, Maine is getting a giant new housing development, and what's the farthest you can get from a McDonald's?
New York City is lighting up with the color green to protest the visit of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The rise and fall of Rev. Billy James Hargis, along with the popularity of Glenn Beck, makes our media columnist long for the days of the Fairness Doctrine.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 13-19.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.