Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 8:22 AM
A natural gas facility explodes in Mexico, and an oil tanker spills along Spain's northwestern coast.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 8:20 AM
Congress bans shooting wildlife from the aircraft, and Reagan signs the Ocean Dumping Act.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 8:20 AM
Tenzin Gyatso becomes the fourteenth Dalai Lama, and The Hibernia oil platform strikes oil.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 8:19 AM
Nixon signs the Trans Alaska Pipeline Authorization Act, and the U.N. Law of the Sea Treaty takes effect.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 at 8:17 AM
The Quebec Association of Indians blocks a hydroelectric project, and George H.W. Bush signs key amendments to the Clean Air Act.
Thu, Nov 14, 2013 at 8:23 AM
A researcher predicts that we'll add 2.6 billion people to the Earth by mid-century, and 'Who Killed The Electric Car' is released on DVD.
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 8:10 AM
Karen Silkwood is found dead, and 100 metric tons of toxic chemicals are dumped into a Chinese river.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 8:13 AM
The Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve is established, and weather stations record more record high than record low temperatures.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 at 8:22 AM
The Armistice Day Blizzard strikes, and the brown pelican is removed from the endangered species list.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 at 8:20 AM
The Edmund Fitzgerald sinks in Lake Superior, the tanker Odyssey catches fire, and Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight others are hanged in Nigeria.