Italian mayor puts kibosh on wood-fired pizza ovens
January 8, 2016, 3:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Neapolitan pies are served with a hint of smog in San Vitaliano.
Illegal marijuana farms are poisoning Pacific fishers
January 4, 2016, 9:03 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A threatened species is on the brink of disappearing as pot farms on public land dish out poisoned baits for wildlife.
Super-absorbent Sponge Park to soak up pollutants along Brooklyn canal
December 17, 2015, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
In a place where the streets flood with sewage after it rains, salvation may come in the form of a park.
Canned Canadian air sells out in smog-choked China
December 16, 2015, 5:41 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Alberta-sourced air is a hot commodity in a country grappling with oppressive air pollution.
Highest concentrations of Fukushima radiation in U.S. waters detected near San Francisco
December 10, 2015, 3:57 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Even years after the onset of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, radiation is still making its way across the Pacific.
You can't ignore this land shark (or the conversation about plastic in our oceans)
October 29, 2015, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
These evocative sculptures remind us that society's "out of sight, out of mind" strategy for waste management is not realistic or sustainable.