Cigarette butts are the most pervasive man-made pollutant
July 22, 2019, 12:18 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
These plastic filters far surpass plastic straws in coastal cleanup tallies.
Why is a spill that started in 2004 still leaking oil in the Gulf of Mexico?
June 27, 2019, 2:25 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The oil leak may be releasing thousands of gallons per day, but after 14 years, it is finally at least partly contained.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
June 14, 2019, 12:21 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you don't even need to exercise!
Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years — but there's a catch
May 13, 2019, 12:36 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
There's still cause for concern, however.
Administration hits the brakes on proposal to expand offshore drilling in Atlantic
April 25, 2019, 3:04 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Department of the Interior says it's waiting to let a recent ruling that bans similar drilling in the Arctic.
NASA's InSight lander captures intimate sights and sounds of Mars
April 24, 2019, 11:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
For the first time in history, humans may have detected a seismic event on another planet.