Go down any suburban street in America and you're likely to see a lot of pretty similar looking American lawns- or, are you? Climate change has had a bigger impact than you might think The Face of American Lawns … From Space was originally posted on: PlanetSave. Show More Summary
The Gulf-wrecking corporation is now free to win federal contracts again, after a 16-month suspension because of the Deepwater Horizon mess.
A few J GIFs at a reader's request. (Tell us what you wanna see next week!)
Whether this is a true albino blue merlin is under debate. But albino or not, the creature is cool to see.
We’ve put together a handy flowchart to help you decide whether you’re cut out for 200 square feet.
Scholar Tim McCarthy outlines parallels and differences between environmentalism's challenges and the LGBT and marriage-equality movement's successes.
Never fight a land war in Asia -- unless the climate is on your side.
I’d be amazed if they fully realise it – let alone seize the opportunity – but ministers and the shale gas industry have just been flung a lifeline. A report by moderate environmental groups has come up with a series of sensible recommendations which, if implemented, would defuse much of the growing opposition to fracking. [...]
If we invest in upgrading our natural gas pipelines, we can prevent tragedies like the one in Harlem, curb greenhouse gas emissions, and create jobs.
It’s not quite the Jetsons, but this new electric minivan is pretty futuristic.
Twenty-five bucks will get you some alone time, as long as you aren't doing anything illicit (read: fun).
Ignoring the tremendous risks of global warming and climate change (you know, the ones that threaten human civilization as we know it), how risky is it from a purely financial perspective to invest in oil companies? I can’t say thatShow More Summary
A nekkid Brit on a bike is basically our version of heaven, so this PSA is pretty dang persuasive.
If the quakes are found to have been caused directly by fracking, not by disposal of fracking wastewater, it would be the first such confirmed case.
NOAA This winter has been a tale of two Americas: The Midwest is just beginning to thaw out from a battery of epic cold snaps, while Californians might feel that they pretty much skipped winter altogether. In fact, new NOAA data reveal...Show More Summary
Ordos was supposed to be the Vegas of Inner Mongolia...before everything went wrong.
Making commuters touch is an interesting challenge to our nose-in-iPhone culture. Although we want proof everybody washes their hands after peeing.
The seven people that died yesterday in East Harlem were not victims of a freak accident of Act of God. They died as a result of the decisions people made about how to manage a well-understood risk. Con supplies natural gas to more than one million customers in New York City and Westchester County and manages [...]
Maybe it's contradictory to mix conservation and conventional farming. Or maybe you end up with the agricultural equivalent of a Prius.
No doubt you know some folks who, upon hearing the word “fatwa,” will say something about “damned terrorists.” Others might think of Salman Rushdie, and immediately equate the word with an assassination order. But, as Robyn Purchia from...Show More Summary