Millions of environmentalists are registered to vote in the U.S. but don't. What if they did?
September 24, 2018, 10:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The Environmental Voter Project has a plan to awaken a sleeping giant in American politics.
Congress isn't properly funding its food safety act
April 9, 2015, 4:26 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Congress passed the Food Safety Modernization Act 4 years ago but hasn't backed it up with money.
The SWEET Act: National sugar-sweetened beverage tax proposed
July 31, 2014, 10:51 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro introduces a tax that would add a 1-cent per teaspoon tax on caloric sweeteners in beverages.
Congress approves first new wilderness area in 5 years
March 7, 2014, 2:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The bill protects 32,500 acres of Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, ending an unprecedented five-year drought of new wilderness areas designated by the U.S. Congress.
NASA assessing impact of government shutdown
October 21, 2013, 10:02 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The space agency will reevaluate mission timelines and do a safety walk through of its facilities full operations resume.
Students perform emotional haka dance in memory of Christchurch mosque victims
Why the kitchen is going the way of the sewing machine
Meet 'Steve,' the rare celestial phenomenon lighting up the skies over Canada
This invasive 20-pound rodent could devastate California's agriculture industry
Italy moves to impose 'flip-flop fines' on hiking tourists
A huge lake just appeared in Death Valley