North America has millions of utility markers. This biologist sees millions of birdhouses.
April 8, 2018, 10:47 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The patented Nesting Post targets bird species in need of habitat.
Days after oil spill, Nebraska approves Keystone XL pipeline project
November 20, 2017, 11:57 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Days after the spill, Nebraska allows proposed Keystone XL pipeline project to move forward.
Why we shouldn't shrug off the latest pipeline spill(s)
January 26, 2015, 10:30 a.m. by Russell McLendon
U.S. pipelines have already sprung two major leaks in 2015, including the Yellowstone River's second oil spill in four years.
Energy lawyer argues that protesters' snarling faces constitute assault (and no, this isn't The Onion)
November 10, 2014, 3:12 p.m. by Shea Gunther
A lawyer for energy giant Kinder Morgan recently argued that seeing the faces of snarling pipeline protesters could constitute a form of assault. Seriously.
Protestors dislike Mark Zuckerberg's support of Keystone XL pipeline
May 2, 2013, 10:13 a.m. by John Platt
Ads supporting the pipeline are the work of 2 political offshoots of Zuckerberg's social welfare organization. Meanwhile, Facebook rejects an ad from protesters criticizing Zuckerberg's political leanings.
Impact of Keystone XL pipeline examined in new e-book
April 10, 2013, 3:12 p.m. by John Platt
Washington Post energy correspondent Steven Mufson traveled the 1,700-mile path of the controversial tar sands pipeline.
17 surreal images of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano eruption
One woman met a stray dog — and changed everything for a forgotten breed
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
When you walk home at 5 a.m., sometimes you meet some strange characters
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants