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Wed, Dec 11, 2013 11:50 AM
The Chelyabinsk fireball was more than four billion years in the making.
Mark Tercek, the Conservancy's president and CEO, flew over the Gulf oil spill yesterday — and reports that its size and potential damage to nature overwhelmed him.
Reporters are rushing to the Gulf to report on the oil spill — but the Conservancy's Bill Finch says it'll arrive on its own schedule...and the ecological damage will be stunning.
You can help restoration efforts in the Gulf. Find out how from Conservancy President and CEO Mark Tercek.
Lisa Speer, Director of the International Oceans Program at NRDC, explains that chemical dispersants and dispersed oil are often much more toxic to corals than oil itself.
How you can help: Frequently updated contact information for bird, wildlife and cleanup agencies in Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama and Florida.
Rocky Kistner, Press Secretary at NRDC, reports on the building of the containment dome.
Video: Beetles are killing countless whitebark pine trees, a major source of food for wildlife, including grizzly bears.
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A sheen of oil washed ashore on islands in the Chandeleur chain, the first confirmed report of oil reaching a U.S. shoreline.
Scott Landry is a modern day William Tell, having pulled off the shot of a lifetime when, with a single crossbow bolt, he freed an endangered right whale that had become entangled with a rope around its jaws.
In today's update on the spill from Alabama, the Conservancy's Bill Finch says the waiting for landfall is like a horror movie — a new scenario to worry about every day.
A look at how the oil leak occurred and what's being done to cap it.
South America's Tegu lizard is the latest invasive species to cause problems in the state of Florida.
BP will make an unprecedented attempt to cap a blown-out well spewing thousands of gallons of oil a day.
There are many myths circulating about global warming. Here are the facts.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.