An analysis by an environmental group finds hundreds of cases in which drillers used diesel fuel without obtaining permits and sometimes altered records disclosing they had done so.
August 20, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
When did homo sapiens become a more sophisticated species? Not until our skulls underwent “feminization.”
August 15, 2014 • 8:32 AM • Share
Populations of Africa’s forest and savannah elephants continue to decline precipitously, leading conservationists to call for more extreme measures.
August 14, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Software created by the controversial U.K. based Gamma Group International was used to spy on computers that appear to be located in the United States.
August 13, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
For the past three decades, researchers in New Zealand have undertaken extraordinary—and at times, controversial—efforts to save an 80-million-year-old species from the edge of extinction. Unfortunately for the tuatara, other man-made forces are threatening their survival once more.
August 12, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
As a content strategist for the Washington Post and former media reporter, Josh Sternberg is hyper aware of his digital trail. Now, as a soon-to-be new dad, he wonders what it means that our kids can look up everything we’ve ever done.
August 7, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
A new study finds affirming belief in scientific progress appears to reduce the likelihood of acting in environmentally responsible ways.
August 7, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
The Government Accountability Office says environmental regulators are failing to adequately enforce rules for wells used to dispose of waste from drilling.
August 5, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
We don’t need fossil fuels.
July 31, 2014 • 11:17 AM • Share
Frustration and inaction color efforts to enforce the Clean Water Act.
July 29, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
You may have never heard of clothianidin, but it’s probably in your local river.
July 29, 2014 • 12:40 PM • Share
In Love Child, documentary filmmaker Valerie Veatch explores how virtual worlds encourage us to erase the boundary between digital and real, no matter the consequences.
July 28, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
This year NASA will experiment with 3-D printing small objects in space. That could mark the beginning of a gravity-free manufacturing revolution.
July 28, 2014 • 11:11 AM • Share
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