Tagged With Environment

This week in 1912, a newspaper printed a spot-on warning about our warming world. We're living in the future it predicted.


Researchers just found a WWII shipwreck that was lost for over 75 years off the coast of an Alaskan island


Recycling mattresses in Sydney was such a hit last year, the council is expanding its free pick up for bulky household items




The world could hit a tipping point that causes warming to spiral out of control — a scenario scientists call 'Hothouse Earth'


One of the largest banks issued an alarming warning that Earth is running out of the resources to sustain life


A 24-year-old is going ahead with a controversial plan to trap plastic floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Some experts are worried.



I spent a day at a Costa Rican sloth sanctuary, and it was one of the most magical moments of my life


Trump's environmental policy is mainly about owning the libs, and that's better news for the environment than you might think


A National Geographic photographer's new book shows how stunning animals in the Arctic and Antarctic really are


9 places you can go diving with sharks — and what it looks like


These 10 animals were saved by the Endangered Species Act — but the Trump administration wants to remove many of those protections


The real reason why so many cities and businesses are banning plastic straws


A new Russian video may show a 'doomsday machine' able to trigger 300-foot tsunamis — but nuclear weapons experts question why you'd ever build one


This socially responsible investor says what a company does is even more important than how they do it


Four people drowned after being caught in rip currents over the weekend — here's how to survive if you get caught in one


A steam pipe explosion in New York City has sparked fears of asbestos contamination — here's why that's concerning



A 300-foot-high iceberg is approaching Greenland, and this photo is the latest sign that Mother Nature has had it


The remnants of Hurricane Chris are headed out to sea, and now expectations for hurricane season are changing


Antarctica's monster iceberg is still alive 1 year after its birth — but the Maryland-size ice block is floating toward its doom


Banning plastic straws sounds annoying, but here's why it's a fight cities must win