Tagged With Environment

Erin Brockovich is warning about an emerging drinking-water crisis in the US. Here's how she recommends you protect yourself.


Scientists have discovered that Earth's worst mass extinction was caused by climate change. It was called the 'Great Dying.'


14 things you didn't know were recyclable



The record-breaking year of deadly fires in California was stoked by distinctly devilish winds — here's how they work


The massive ocean cleanup device invented by a 24-year-old is running into problems in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch


Wildfire evacuees are returning to the destroyed California town that's ‘like moving back into a funeral home.’ See the wreckage in a 360-degree video.



For some animals, there are more benefits after a wildfire than you may expect


Stunning photos show what daily life in Antarctic research stations is really like


The climate apocalypse is becoming a ‘medical emergency.’ Here are 8 ways it could affect your health.


A major climate report predicts West Nile virus and other insect-borne diseases will become far more common in the US


The election of Brazil's far-right president could devastate the Amazon, and indigenous groups are calling for a 'sacred corridor of life' to protect it


The Frenchman racing to become the first person to swim across the Pacific is calling it quits, but he says he'll be back next year



Tackling the plastic problem means Australia needs to think much bigger than straws and shopping bags


12 scary takeaways from the climate report the Trump administration dropped on Black Friday — and one reason for hope


The Trump administration released a dire new report on climate change that predicts hundreds of billions of dollars in economic losses


A 24-year-old has invented a new way to break down plastic waste and prevent it from landing in the ocean



Australia harpooned its last whale 40 years ago today


California's Camp Fire killed 85 people, but the death toll is still changing as DNA from remains gets identified


The wildfire in Malibu has hit a former nuclear research site, and some activists are worried about radiation in the smoky air


California's Camp Fire has melted cars and reduced bodies to bone — these images show the horror of the state's deadliest fire ever