Hurricane Hanna made landfall on Texas’ Padre Island on Saturday afternoon. The storm made landfall about 15 miles (24 miles) north of Port Mansfield, Texas, with maximum winds of 90 mph (145 kph), the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in…
By Keith Ridler, Associated Press
The U.S. wants to build nuclear power plants that will work on the moon and Mars, and on Friday put out a request for ideas from the private sector on how to do that.
By Associated Press
A recent study by top climate scientists who found that such a rise in heat would have been nearly impossible without human-caused climate change.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
Supporters say the measure, known as the Great American Outdoors Act, would be the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly 50 years.
By Brian Melley, Associated Press
The Oakland, California-based environmental group said Wednesday that Muir was part of the group's history perpetuating white supremacy.
The question of when a COVID-19 vaccine might be available is perhaps the most pressing in the world. There have been a number of recent headlines on this front, including early but encouraging results from trials. And on Wednesday, the…
By Kevin Freking, Aamer Madhani, Associated Press
Trump is traveling to Atlanta to formally announce the changes to the National Environmental Policy Act's regulations for conducting environmental reviews.
By Jessica Heiges, Kate O'Neill, The Conversation
Pandemic precautions have given new life to disposable plastic products, which the industry claims are more "hygienic" than reusables. But critics say there's no scientific evidence this is so.
By Dee-Ann Durbin, Terence Chea, Associated Press
Robots that can flip burgers, make salads and even bake bread are in growing demand as virus-wary kitchens try to put some distance between workers and customers.
By Associated Press
A team of researchers and historians are resuming test excavations of potential unmarked mass graves from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.
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