Sometimes religious people tend to be slower to adapt to changes coursing through the culture, especially with concerns about climate change.
It's a rare thing when a week is filled with good environmental news, but that is precisely what happened.
For the first time, there are signs of foliage die-back on sequoia seedlings, a rare and worrying prospect.
The noise and electronic radiation pose a dire threat to animals and plants in the wilderness regions of the Olympic Peninsula.
"The fight to save the environment is being transformed into a fight for environmental justice."
The Earth is where all people live. If we are going to survive and thrive, the California economy must opt out of using all that oil.
"Once again, we must confront a powerful blow from nature."
The TPP would cost jobs, raise the cost of medical care, and degrade labor conditions and the environment.
"If we expose McCain's underhanded tactics, S750 will likely die just like a vampire in the sun."
With 700,000 acres burned so far this year, there's no end in sight for the inferno; or firefighters and victims, the numbers represent an uphill battle.