With the backing of the world’s largest polluters, the Paris climate agreement will enter into force on Nov. 4, the United Nations said Wednesday.
By Jen Fifield, Stateline
As more oil and gas pipelines crisscross the country, environmental and energy lawyers say protests against them are becoming increasingly common.
By Larisa Epatko
India, the world’s third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, plans to ratify the Paris climate agreement on Sunday.
By Courtney Norris
A new report says that cancer-causing agent chromium-6 may flow in the drinking water of 200 million Americans. What does that mean for public health?…
NEW YORK – Thirty-one more countries formally joined the Paris climate agreement on Wednesday, doubling the number of those who had previously ratified the document, and bringing it well past the threshold needed for implementation.
By Megan Crigger
Once just an alluring pet, the ravenous lionfish is now a predatory threat to Atlantic reefs.
By Joshua Cassidy and Carrie Boyle, KQED SCIENCE
Every summer, just beyond the crashing surf, hundreds of millions of tiny sea urchin larvae prepare for one of the most dramatic transformations in the animal kingdom.
By Making Sen$e Editor
A pilot program, which paid households in 60 villages to refrain from cutting down trees, put a significant dent in the pace of deforestation in the test area.
By Michael Biesecker, Associated Press
North Carolina's top public health official acted unethically and possibly illegally by telling residents living near Duke Energy coal ash pits that their well water is safe to drink when it's contaminated with a chemical known to cause cancer, a…
Climate change remains the most important issue not truly being discussed in the 2016 campaign.
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