How trapping carbon dioxide underground will reduce emissions
July 2, 2013, 3:09 p.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
President Obama has recently prioritized a reduction in carbon dioxide emissions despite ever-growing U.S. industry. The answer may be storing emissions in subterranean rock throughout the country.
Bill McKibben: The Energizer Bunny of the climate fight
April 4, 2013, 4:44 p.m. by John Platt
Despite the challenges, the founder of 350.org says victory lies ahead.
New study links childhood asthma to living near traffic
March 22, 2013, 10:28 a.m. by John Platt
Living near high-traffic roads accounts for 14% of all asthma cases, researchers find.
Politician apologizes for saying bike riders pollute the environment
March 6, 2013, 10:44 a.m. by John Platt
Cyclists have 'increased heart rate and respiration,' resulting in more CO2 emissions, said state Rep. Ed Orcutt.
An egg that monitors air quality goes online around the world
February 25, 2013, 1:19 p.m. by John Platt
The Air Quality Egg was named one of Kickstarter's best projects of 2012.
Bette Midler's New York Restoration Project aims to plant one million new trees by 2017
February 21, 2013, 12:23 p.m. by John Platt
Toyota has donated 4,500 free trees for this March's giveaway for New York City residents.