by Katie Valentine Posted on February 23, 2015
More than half of the country's population live in regions with high levels of air pollution, a new study has found.
by Emily Atkin Posted on December 16, 2014 Updated: December 17, 2014
Many of this year's major fossil fuel disasters came from a more insidious source -- not the fuels themselves, but the waste products they create.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 21, 2014
A 2011 investigation found AT&T was "systematically sending hazardous wastes to local landfills that were not permitted to receive those wastes."
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 30, 2014
Habitat degradation, exploitation, and climate change have cut global vertebrate populations by 52 percent in the last four decades, according to a new study.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 5, 2014
One prisoner developed welts on his left side and frequently felt dizzy, nauseous, and short of breath.
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 18, 2014 Updated: August 18, 2014
The family claimed they were severely sickened by air pollution from two companies' hydraulic fracturing operations near their home.
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 8, 2014
"If we do nothing to dredge that sediment, the bay is doomed."
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 6, 2014
While it looks like Lupo will be going to prison, owners of big companies responsible for pollution rarely see jail time.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 30, 2014
New maps illustrate the impact of climate change and pollution on several communities in Los Angeles, many of the same areas that also hold the greatest potential for clean energy investment.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 28, 2014
Crop yields are decreasing and more people are going hungry worldwide as climate change worsens, according to two new studies.