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.
A fire chief comforts a dog who refuses to leave his trapped owner's side
Something very big and very dark punched a hole in our galaxy
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Millions of people inhabit this 'hidden continent' that's 94% underwater
Where do bedbugs come from?
Your love for dogs may be in your DNA