As we look ahead to the new year, coyotes wandering around Chicago offer some lessons to keep in mind.
Comprehensive energy and climate policies, and infrastructure spending on clean transportation, could create 3.7 million jobs in the U.S., a new study shows.
It doesn't seem as if the big industrial nations are serious about trying to halt global warming.
WARNING: "Waiting for Superman," the new film by David Guggenheim, might be injurious to public education.
In recent years, musicians have begun to weigh in on important social, economic, and especially environmental issues.
When animal rights activist Ric O'Barry made the academy award winning documentary "The Cove" he assumed the international spotlight would finally put an end to dolphin hunting. Not so.
Global climate change is putting humanity's most basic, most elemental needs increasingly at risk.
Despite evidence that they may cause cancer, food manufacturers continue to pour about 15 million pounds of eight synthetic dyes into the American food supply every year.
A lot of jeers - for BP, CEOs and Vatican officials - and some cheers too.
For all their presumed political prowess and message discipline, the Republicans have a habit of very bad timing when it comes to policy proposals.