5 Power Brokers Who’ll Determine the Fate of the Keystone XL Pipeline and Our Future...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

These are the people who may be holding our future in their hands.

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Drones Are a Local Issue

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

No city is an island, Entire of itself. Each is a piece of the continent, A part of the main.

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Can a Small Community Throw a Monkey Wrench Into the Global Fracking Machine?...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Woodstock, the iconic counter-culture capital of the world,…

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Do As We Say, Congress Says, Before Doing What It Wants...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Did you know Congress is exempt from portions of a number of federal laws,

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Opponents of Sandy Relief Should Form the ‘Jackass’ Caucus...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

To the 180 Members of the House of Representatives Who Voted Against Sandy Disaster Relief:

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Drinking Buddies: Five BPA-Free Drink Containers...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Whether you prefer your beverages hot or cold, there’s no need to ever again slink out of the coffee shop feeling guilty.

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Exposed: How Whole Foods and the Biggest Organic Foods Distributor Are Screwing Workers...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

You may know that Whole Foods has been caught union-busting..

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The Surprising Connection Between Food and Fracking...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

In a recent Nation piece, the wonderful Elizabeth Royte teased out the direct links between hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, and the food supply.

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Study Finds Arctic Cyclone Had Insignificant Impact on 2012 Ice Retreat...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Last summer, after an extraordinary storm swirled across the Arctic Ocean,…

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Mercury’s Silent Toll On the World’s Wildlife...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Scientists are only beginning to understand the impacts of mercury contamination on birds, fish, and other wildlife …

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Jon Stewart destroys Glenn Beck’s utopia...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

The idea that the new stance has nothing to do with upcoming elections is absurd.

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Dirty laundry: How long can one woman go without washing her clothes?...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Recently, a friend of mine raised the kind of question that stops you in your tracks..

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Humans have already set in motion 69 feet of sea-level rise...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Last week, a much discussed new paper in the journal Nature…

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Mississippi River Oil Spill Cleanup Limits Barge Traffic...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

Water vessels were moving cautiously Thursday through a section of the Mississippi River..

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My Food Story: Preparing a Gluten-Free Feast...

Jan 31, 2013 Posted by

In my family we use food to celebrate.

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Obama’s Inaugural Invitation: Will Renewable Energy Leaders Respond?...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

President Obama surprised a lot of people by elevating the climate threat into the top tier of his second-term priorities during his recent inaugural address:

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The Boeing 787 Dreamliner Is Not So Dreamy...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

In my humble opinion the problems with the now famous, or infamous, Lithium-ion batteries..

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When an Elephant Falls…

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Africa’s elephant slaughter continues..

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The Overlooked Threat to Our Nation’s Drinking Water...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Companies dispose of wastewater from fracking differently depending on the region, though each method is problematic.

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BP’s Guilty Plea For 2010 Gulf Spill Approved By Federal Judge...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

BP PLC closed the book on the Justice Department’s criminal probe of its role in the Deepwater Horizon disaster…

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U.S. lags woefully behind other rich countries on energy taxes...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Americans spent $16 billion last year bailing out farmers affected by the drought

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The unsophisticated reply to the ‘sophisticated objection’...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Ever since climate change entered U.S. public consciousness —

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Sen. Reid proposes chopping $4 billion in oil subsidies to help the economy...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

A bit of surprising news this morning: The economy actually shrank in the fourth quarter of 2012.

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Colbert skewers the climate fatalism caucus...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

The first conservative line of defense against climate action is outright denial that climate change exists.

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The Extraordinary Challenge of a Resource Efficient World...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Inside India’s Hotel Taj Palace, beyond the armed guards at the gate…

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The cost of not using renewable energy...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

The idea is pretty simple.

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Growing Palm Oil Trees For Biofuels Could Accelerate Climate Change, Study Finds...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Growing palm oil trees to make biofuels could be accelerating the effects of climate change..

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Adairsville, Georgia Tornado: Southeast Battered By Deadly Storm...

Jan 30, 2013 Posted by

Authorities say the storm that has slammed a Georgia town has killed at least one person there.

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