The once hopelessly polluted Anacostia River is making a comeback
January 3, 2017, 7:34 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Krista Schlyer is photographing the people, wildlife and landscapes of America's 'forgotten' river.
China's Singles Day shopping spree leaves a trail of waste behind
November 15, 2016, 12:03 p.m. by Angela Nelson
The online shopping holiday produces billions of dollars in sales — and billions of boxes in the trash.
The controversy behind the world's next great telescope
November 1, 2016, 11:31 a.m. by Robynne Boyd
Thirty Meter Telescope is being built in a culturally and ecologically sensitive area of Hawaii.
This new soap molecule may change cleaning products forever
October 28, 2016, 5:37 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Researchers claim to have created a 'perfect' soap molecule that's better for the environment.
If animals could talk, they might say something sarcastic about the way we treat the planet
July 22, 2016, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Comic artist Rob Lang gives them a microphone with "Underdone Comics.'
9 women you've probably never heard of who've made conservation history
March 15, 2016, 2:09 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
They may not be as well known as Rachel Carson or Jane Goodall, but they've contributed in profound ways to the environmental movement.