Billionaire steps up for national parks, offering employment opportunities, army of volunteers
January 10, 2019, 12:12 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Philanthropist Marcus Lemonis steps up as government shutdown drags on.
The government shutdown is putting the craft booze industry in a pickle
January 9, 2019, 12:28 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
More importantly, it's messing with the livelihoods of those who make it.
PAWS Act pulls pets of domestic violence victims into the safety net
December 27, 2018, 8:11 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The PAWS Act helps survivors of domestic abuse and their pets find safe spaces with the aid of federal money.
Washington, D.C., to run entirely on renewable energy by 2032
December 20, 2018, 8:41 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Lawmakers fast-track legislation that fast-tracks the capital's bold clean energy goals.
Wetlands are in the crosshairs of proposed Clean Water Act changes
December 17, 2018, 9:16 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Trump administration has proposed changing how the government defines water, and it could have significant effects on wildlife and water safety.
Can Prop C put a dent in San Francisco's homelessness epidemic?
November 9, 2018, 12:09 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Voters approved a ballot measure to tax wealthy tech giants and double the funding to combat the crisis.
Shetland Islanders refuse to let mapmakers box them in
October 10, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's now illegal for mapmakers to put the Shetland Islands in a box.
Millions of environmentalists are registered to vote in the U.S. but don't. What if they did?
September 24, 2018, 10:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The Environmental Voter Project has a plan to awaken a sleeping giant in American politics.
Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal
Should you feed birds in winter?
A violently beautiful storm with no name churns in the Pacific
6 exercises for building muscle without equipment
How to help succulents survive winter indoors
In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019