Standing Rock protesters celebrate as pipeline is halted
December 5, 2016, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Activists relish the victory, but many of them still aren't leaving.
In oil-producing countries, low oil prices can be a boost to renewable energy
February 16, 2016, 1:37 p.m. by Sami Grover
Do the math: If you're making less money on exports, you need to export more and use less oil close to home.
Even BP admits it: Some existing oil reserves are unburnable
October 17, 2015, 7:52 a.m. by Sami Grover
As the world moves away from fossil fuels, oil companies are trying to reposition themselves.
Shell backs off Arctic 'for the foreseeable future'
September 28, 2015, 2:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The oil giant has spent billions on a quest to drill off Alaska, but now it's abruptly putting those plans on ice.
50 whales may be a new (and very endangered) species
May 11, 2015, 10:42 a.m. by Russell McLendon
DNA testing suggests Bryde's whales in the Gulf of Mexico might actually be a unique species on the brink of extinction.
5 years after BP oil spill, brown pelicans still affected
April 22, 2015, 1 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Though years have passed, a number of animal species are still being harmed by the effects of the disaster and the full effects are yet to be known.
Exploration of Siberia's mystery craters urged by researchers
February 25, 2015, 1:34 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
As more sinkholes are discovered, concerns over the potential danger posed by the phenomenon are growing.
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
For a spectacular dose of autumn, try the Porcupine Mountains
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
Why do men tell women to smile?
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
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