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Sat, Sep 20, 2014 2:00 PM
The Department of Public Works denies permitting for a much-anticipated event involving '1,000 feet of soapy vinyl.' And water. Lotsof water.
Global financial crisis has a silver lining in the form of reduced greenhouse gas emissions, according to new study.
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.
48-pound rainbow trout was caught at a lake where genetically engineered trout escaped from a fish farm nine years ago.
As both a hunter and a wolf lover, the author explains why hunting is actually good for wolf conservation.
A new study says efforts to shrink the massive, oxygen-depleted dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico will be stifled if the U.S. continues to increase its biofuel production.
With Hawaii's endless renewable energy potential, the state plans to generate 40 percent of its power from clean sources by 2030.
Gray wolves have clawed back from the brink 35 years after being exterminated in most U.S. forests. But as they kill more and more livestock, some humans are once again howling for their heads.
Tennessee Valley Authority announces plans for economic development projects in Roane County, the site of last December’s coal ash spill.
Formerly abundant animals are declining rapidly, and steps should be taken to avoid a tragic loss of species.
What looked like a flower turned out to be a surprising find – a common green grasshopper that had been born pink.
Our media columnist examines the ongoing controversy over the resignation of Obama's green jobs czar.
A Colorado reporter with a bug phobia faces his fears as he's covered head to toe in massive quantities of ladybugs.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 6-12.
Purebred dogs are being ‘bred to death’ for desirable traits, according to BBC documentary ‘Pedigree Dogs Exposed’.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.