Rick Scott, Florida's GOP governor, has come under criticism for his record on the environment. Now, he's rolling out his own proposals for safeguarding the state's water and wildlife preserves.
Numbers dwindling of all three species found in the country along with key farmland birds, survey revealsContinue reading...
Earths fate is inextricably linked to 52 nations threatened by rising sea levels the rest of the world should not let them drownContinue reading...
Two eruptions a half a world apart have caused evacuations and aviation warnings, but so far no injuries.
Showdown over whether marine mammals should retain their 1967 listing in the most protective classificationContinue reading...
Sea turtles, kingfishers and butterflies are among the pick of this weeks images from the natural world
The oil giant is paying billions of dollars to businesses hurt by the 2010 spill, but won't pay business owners hurt by a government drilling moratorium that was put in place after the spill.
Health officials want to reduce the rat population, so they're hiring extra exterminators, sealing up holes and teaching regular New Yorkers how to make homes and gardens less rat-friendly.
And you thought cemeteries were for the dead. A nighttime census of leafy Bellefontaine in St. Louis reveals at least two species of bats. Parklike graveyards provide key habitat for urban wildlife.
Business researchers correct some (but not all) State Department errors in estimating Keystone carbon emissions
Transport for London trial to equip bus stops to boost batteries wirelessly when the buses arrive, reports BusinessGreen
Two dams blocked the river for more than 100 years. The lower dam is completely gone and the last 30 feet of the upper dam were blown up this week. Now, the river is returning to life.
In the moonscape of Death Valley, one mystery stands out: boulders that seem to creep along the desert floor when nobody's looking. Thanks to video and GPS, scientists now think they know why.