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Fri, Jun 14, 2013 11:20 AM
As Africa's population continues to rise, a new statistical analysis estimates the population to be 800 million more people than previously calculated.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of June 21-27.
"If you give up, they give up." I dare you not to get choked up.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a key piece of climate change legislation 219 - 212.
Says world leaders must agree to cut global greenhouse gas emissions by at least half by 2050.
As Congress battles over cap-and-trade, many Americans are still unsure what the bill would do. Here's a Q&A to clear the air.
President Obama asks Congress to support his energy bill, turning the country toward clean and renewable sources of energy.
India's government has spent millions to clean up the Yamuna River, but it remains one of the world's most polluted waterways
Solar energy developers are finding ways to make solar panels blend in with their surroundings for improved aesthetic appeal.
Uranium farms on the seabed could help end the country's reliance on imports for its nuclear power stations.
David Santuomo, an Ohio firefighter, has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for the basement killing of his two dogs. He didn't want to put them in a kennel.
The small city of Portland, Maine, is a car-free paradise and my new greener home.
San Francisco now mandates composting, we move a step closer to passing a climate change bill, and it was just SolarDay.
Movie star Darryl Hannah and NASA scientist Dr. James Hansen were arrested along with dozens of others after blocking access to a coal facility.
NASA photos reveal 25 years of explosive growth, but it comes at a price.
Corporations will work together to identify projects that could reduce millions of tons of CO2 emissions.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.