Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 2:36 PM
Most animals aren't self-aware, so when they see their reflections, they often react as if another creature has suddenly appeared.
Video: Assignment Earth explains why residents and government authorities are determined to clean up and revive the Gowanus Canal.
Douglas Brinkley recounts Theodore Roosevelt's strenuous life and his huge impact on America's natural landscape.
Jonathan encourages people to help the environment by pledging to stop passing gas for a month.
Electric vehicles need to be a big part of our transportation system. One Colorado company plans to start with commercial delivery trucks.
Shafts that haven't been closed could be transformed into geothermal boilers to produce heat and hot water for nearby communities.
Two deadly coastal storms are triggering mudslides in eastern Asia, forcing more than one million people to flee their homes.
How long has the ACCCE -- the coal-funded spin shop recently caught lying to members of Congress -- been practicing the dark side of lobbying?
The storm toppled houses, flooded villages and reportedly caused at least four deaths.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Aug. 2-8.
While activists against mountaintop removal grow, miners of the region defend their practices as a way of life.
What can we learn from nature? If we're smart, a lot. Biomimicry is the art of blending lessons taken from natural processes into modern design.
Extreme right wing commentator Patrick Buchanan thinks global warming is a hoax and that Al Gore is like the Birthers.
Catholic saint Padre Pio will be commemorated with the world's first green, energy-producing statue.
Every now and then, even the most hopeful environmentalist needs a morale boost. Here's yours for the week.
The four-day work week is starting to catch on. Utah has been doing it for a year, and early results show that it's working. What do you think?
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.