Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 1:54 PM
This rare orchid in requires immediate conservation and protection as invasive species and habitat destruction threaten it.
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?
In an effort to scuttle last months successful vote on the Waxman Markey climate change bill, a "clean coal" lobby forged letters to Congress.
Is better filtering the answer to the billions of people around the world who lack access to clean drinking water?
How Phoenix and its 3.5 million people defied the odds, running on all cylinders without running dry.
Moolah Maker is a cool new online tool that makes it easy for kids to make money by saving energy around the house.
Two New Zealand journalists will set off explosives in the Gobi Desert in an attempt to find the legendary creature.
A man helping a gaggle of geese cross the road is ticketed for jaywalking after almost causing a car accident.
Coal is a cornerstone of modern life, but its foundations pre-date the dinosaurs. Now, as we dig up and burn such ancient fossils faster than ever before, their ghosts are starting to haunt us.
Vertical gardens are an easy way to not only green up your living space, but to also save some money on your heating and cooling bills.
Jonathan must break the news to these New Yorkers: Global warming is a hoax.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.