10 must-read environmental books from 2010 to read in 2011
January 3, 2011, 1:08 p.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
From photo essays of untouched wilderness to hard-hitting exposés of corporate negligence, this year's eco-lit addresses the rapidly changing environment and our place in it.
'The Climate War: True Believers, Power Brokers, and the Fight to Save the Earth'
November 9, 2010, 10:32 a.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
Bloomberg Businessweek's Eric Pooley gives an insider's view of the American campaign to cut carbon emissions and halt global warming.
Meet the man who lived in a one-room cabin off the grid
November 2, 2010, 7:36 a.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
Q&A with William Powers, author of 'Twelve by Twelve.'
'Green Gone Wrong: How Our Economy is Undermining the Environmental Revolution'
July 21, 2010, 7 a.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
Journalist Heather Rogers maintains that we can't buy our way out of the crisis our planet is experiencing.
'Deep Blue Home: An Intimate Ecology of Our Wild Oceans'
June 21, 2010, 12:13 p.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
Researcher's new book is a poetic call to arms to defend our ailing seas.
'Catastrophe in the Making: The Engineering of Katrina and the Disasters of Tomorrow'
June 7, 2010, 10:44 a.m. by Jessica Knoblauch
The suffering of New Orleans offers valuable lessons -- but is the U.S. paying attention?
8 surprising facts about hamsters
A mysterious seismic wave washed over the planet, and now we think we know what it was
17 bizarre and beautiful bird nests
Geologists baffled by remote island that's covered in mysterious rocks
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Hidden camera reveals true identity of 'ghost' in U.K. man's tool shed