The once hopelessly polluted Anacostia River is making a comeback
January 3, 2017, 7:34 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Krista Schlyer is photographing the people, wildlife and landscapes of America's 'forgotten' river.
China's Singles Day shopping spree leaves a trail of waste behind
November 15, 2016, 12:03 p.m. by Angela Nelson
The online shopping holiday produces billions of dollars in sales — and billions of boxes in the trash.
The controversy behind the world's next great telescope
November 1, 2016, 11:31 a.m. by Robynne Boyd
Thirty Meter Telescope is being built in a culturally and ecologically sensitive area of Hawaii.
This new soap molecule may change cleaning products forever
October 28, 2016, 5:37 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Researchers claim to have created a 'perfect' soap molecule that's better for the environment.
If animals could talk, they might say something sarcastic about the way we treat the planet
July 22, 2016, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Comic artist Rob Lang gives them a microphone with "Underdone Comics.'
9 women you've probably never heard of who've made conservation history
March 15, 2016, 2:09 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
They may not be as well known as Rachel Carson or Jane Goodall, but they've contributed in profound ways to the environmental movement.
This feral 'grandpa' cat may not care for humans, but oh, does he love kittens
Giant mega-swan discovered in New Zealand, confirming Māori legend
11 things humans do that dogs hate
How to find a campsite, Airbnb style
6 beautiful trips that combine bikes and trains
10 scenic highways for your daydreaming pleasure