Tagged With Environment

Bill and Melinda Gates are giving $4 million to help scientists engineer a malaria-killing mosquito — here’s how it could work


Coral reefs provide crucial protection for coastal cities — without them, flood damage could double, a new study finds


A new report shows where our energy will come from 30 years from now -- and coal is the biggest loser



McDonald's is testing plastic straw alternatives in the US as cities crack down on single-use straws


A heat wave on the US East Coast could break records -- and it's prompting warnings about dangerously poor air quality


China could beat the US in a race to get solar power from highways



Antarctica is melting faster than anyone thought, and we're not ready for the sea level rise that's coming


McDonald's is scrapping plastic straws in one of its biggest markets -- and the US could be next


The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere just hit its highest level in 800,000 years, and scientists predict deadly consequences


The best and worst countries in the world when it comes to air pollution and electricity use


Hurricanes and typhoons are becoming 'sluggish' -- and that makes them more destructive


The founder of the world's largest hedge fund is launching a new mission to explore the ocean — and says it's 'more exciting and more important' than going to Mars



Inside the 'Everest of sailing races,' where crews endure massive waves, little sleep, and freezing temperatures


Cape Town is running out of water -- I visited and saw what the financial problems of 'Day Zero' look like on the ground


An artist created these terrifying travel posters of national parks in the US after they've been destroyed


The first storm of this year's hurricane season has arrived, and it's headed for the Gulf Coast



Chaos erupts at EPA conference as reporter is grabbed by shoulders and shoved out


Deadly 'laze' is rising in enormous plumes around Hawaii -- here's how it forms and what it looks like


Here are the animals that are winning and losing to climate change


One simple chart shows why an energy revolution is coming --  and who is likely to come out on top