Arctic sea ice has now reached its lowest extent ever recorded, becoming a real harbinger of climate change.
The American Federation of Government Employees expressed utter outrage that this was done at a time when scientists were seeking union representation.
Nearly 30 years after toxic chromium spilled from the E.C. Electroplating plant, the EPA announced that the building would be demolished.
Hurricane Isaac crawled slowly inland, leaving people stranded in cars and in homes under more than 12 feet of water.
With prayer and song, dozens of supporters saw anti-nuclear weapons campaigner Susan Crane back to prison.
A community environmental organization will participate directly in investigating the disastrous Aug. 6 fire at Richmnd, Calif.'s Chevron refinery.
For 100 years, two hydroelectric dams on the Elwha River blocked fish from their spawning grounds, destroying one of the world's most bountiful salmon fisheries.
Richmond's residents live amidst five refineries, three chemical plants and eight superfund sites, in a county that produces the most hazardous materials.
Seismologists have concluded that wastewater disposal wells from fracking are causing the unpleasant phenomenon, adding new controversy.
A new movement is afloat. The Transition movement blends aspects of the environment movement and broad grassroots organizing.