Wed, Jun 12, 2013 at 8:23 AM
Big Bend National Park is established, and a documentary about modern-day industrial fishing is released.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 at 8:16 AM
Jacques Cousteau is born, and Standells' 'Dirty Water' reaches number 11 on U.S. music charts.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 8:24 AM
James Cook strikes the Great Barrier Reef, and famed biologist E.O. Wilson is born.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 8:21 AM
Samuel Slater is born, and flash floods devastate Rapid City, S.D.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 8:20 AM
The National Conservation Commission is formed, and J.I. Rodale dies.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 8:19 AM
The Rancho Seco Nuclear plant is shut down, and the G-8 declare climate change a 'clear' threat.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 8:18 AM
An Amazon logging ring is broken up, and rhino horn trading is on the rise.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 at 8:59 AM
The Grand Teton Dam bursts, and the Great Salt Lake reaches its all-time highest level.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 at 8:41 AM
The American alligator is no longer endangered, and nations sign the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 at 8:20 AM
The Ixtoc I blows up, and the Earth Summit is held.