It’s heavy, it’s not good for the environment, it’s too expensive for all but a select few—and yet, every year, the 17-pound catalog arrives again.
July 10, 2014 • 12:04 PM • Share
Despite the recent discovery of the “blonde gene,” environmental differences and genetic effects remain inextricably linked.
July 8, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Our neighbor to the north’s once-celebrated record of environmental science research and climate change policy has been thoroughly turned on its head over the past decade. And tense negotiations over the Keystone XL pipeline may have damaged Canada’s relationship with the U.S.
July 3, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Most scientists oppose Russ George’s efforts to fix the world’s climate. But who’s going to do something about it?
May 5, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
As global warming melts ice and ushers in a wave of commercial activity in the Arctic, scientists are thinking about how to protect environments of the future.
April 17, 2014 • 11:42 AM • Share
In Pennsylvania, opponents of gas drilling say regulators are slow and unprepared in responding to air quality complaints.
April 10, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Seeking the environmental “hot spots” in $600 billion of government purchases.
April 9, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Irrigation and fertilization use varies across and even within cities. Sustainable management plans must rely on a more targeted approach.
March 12, 2014 • 9:00 AM • Share
ProPublica surveys some recent research on potential health implications of hydro fracking.
March 6, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
It’s conservationist against conservationist as those that care most about biodiversity and wilderness argue over the best way to manage and protect what little we have left.
February 11, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
Research reveals that animals are gaining weight, too.
August 30, 2013 • 4:00 AM • Share
Worries about oil and gas hog the airwaves. But copper is also essential to keep the world running: It threads through your house, your computer, your eco-correct hybrid car. And it’s getting just as difficult, expensive, and environmentally menacing as oil to extract. We have entered the era of tough ore.
July 8, 2013 • 6:00 AM • Share
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