Discovery Channel standoff puts spotlight on environmental extremism
September 1, 2010, 6:38 p.m. by Andrew Schenkel
James J. Lee is hardly the first person to take extreme action in the name of Mother Earth.
15 years without Jerry Garcia
August 9, 2010, 2:57 p.m. by Shea Gunther
On this day in 1995, Grateful Dead guitarist and environmentalist Jerry Garcia passed away after suffering a heart attack. He was an advocate for protecting the rain forest long before it was 'cool' to do so and inspired millions with his music.
Colbert on tree-hugging hippies
July 26, 2010, 5:44 p.m.
Video: In this montage of clips, Stephen Colbert takes on one of his favorite targets: Tree-hugging hippies.
China oil spill: Firefighter rescued after nearly drowning in oil
July 20, 2010, 6:12 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Picture taken by Greenpeace shows the man barely able to keep his head above waves of blubbery crude.
Volunteers save dying horses on Navajo land
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Winning Kennel Club images celebrate dogs from all walks of life
Student walks 20 miles to get to his first day of work and meets kindness every step of the way
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That beautiful tattoo of yours may be leaching toxic chemicals into your lymph nodes