The summary of the latest big IPCC report was watered down by rich countries, which don't want to be blamed for climate change or called upon to help poor countries survive it.
So far he's driven from the Northwest to Maine to Florida in a Tesla Model S, all without paying a dime for gas. And the trip's not over yet.
I’ve become really tired of the word “artisan” (or “artisanal”) on products: as far as I can see, it generally means “expensive.” I rarely see that such products involve the kind of loving, caring creativity undertaken by a true artisan. Show More Summary
Christopher Smith and Merete Mueller built the 127-foot space without a plan. Gutsy!
We're not sure why someone flushed an unidentified sex toy down the sewers of Devon, England, but it sure made a mess.
Middle class to its very core, Radio Four's Today programme seldom misses a chance to extoll the virtues of organic farming or growing your own food. This morning was no exception, with some chap going on about the joys of owning an allotment in this week’s sunny spring weather. Don't ask me exactly what he [...]
A surprisingly hopeful story -- with tweets!
A visit to one mainstream California farm that has stopped plowing turns up a surprising reason for the increasingly common change. It comes with a dollar sign.
What's it really like for a traveler trying to obtain temporary wheels in different cities? We've kicked some tires, and here's what we found.
Beaver with a mouthful, Calgary, Canada (from John Cena video on YouTube) It has less than 8000 hits on YouTube so far, but this video of a beaver family in Canada mending their house of branches is heading for viral on Facebook forShow More Summary
The League of Conservation Voters and the Natural Resources Defense Council are collaborating to help get climate hawks elected. They're not in the same league as the Kochs, but it's a start.
What a difference a drought makes. Once upon a time, a fundamental attribute of home ownership in California and the American West was an expansive, verdant lawn surrounding private homes, townhouses and apartment complexes. Indeed,Show More Summary
This mesmerizing data visualization shows where NYC Citi Bikers ride.
Why is this night different from all other nights? Tonight the clouds will part, the heavens will open, the stars will shine, and the moon will bleed. Groovy! The blood moon, a deliciously named full lunar eclipse rendering the moon red, will be visible in the skies above North America around 2 a.m. Show More Summary
This week's "Cosmos" explained how plants produce clean energy … and how our inferior energy technologies produce climate change.
It’s not just the annual income tax deadline that expires tomorrow. The Moon will also be going out—though like taxes, it will reappear, and 364 days sooner. In the wee hours of tomorrow morning, stargazers in the Western Hemisphere will start losing sight of the moon. Show More Summary
Thanks for the season confirmation, Jim Hunt! For more, visit Jim at www.ACARTOONIST.COM or Facebook.com/huntcartoons Allergy Season Begins (cartoon) was originally posted on: PlanetSave. To read more from Planetsave, join thousands of others and subscribe to our free RSS feed, follow us on Facebook (also free), follow us on Twitter, or just visit our homepage.
If you donate enough money, you can help save a shark AND be in the movie!
The White House is sent a fresh pitch for a push to restore monarch butterfly habitat and food on public and private lands.
Renewable energy = high upfront costs… right? Yes, if you’re paying someone else to put your system together for you. Now, that seems like kind of a no-brainer for most of us: I certainly don’t feel like I know enough to build my own solar panel array or wind turbine. Show More Summary