February 9, 2016
Washington, DC — El Líder de la Mayoría del Senado, Mitch McConnell, dijo hoy que todavía no se ha llegado a un acuerdo legislativo para solventar la crisis del agua contaminada con plomo de Flint, Michigan, y que la Cámara pasará a otros temas esta semana. “Virtualmente todos los miembros...
February 9, 2016
In his 12-year legislative career in Congress, Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ) has been a champion of the environment and the protection of public health from the daily bombardment of toxic pollution. As the ranking member of the House Committee on Natural Resources, his work on issues such as...
February 5, 2016
January 26 was a day of tense emotions, ranting locals, and unwavering environmentalists. The downtown public library in Salt Lake City, Utah, was an eight-hour roller coaster of public outcry vs. support for the Beehive State’s widespread coal industry. Concerned citizens and members of...
February 4, 2016
The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, is an unmitigated environmental and human health disaster. The democratic process did not fail the people of Flint; it was the willful public policy action and mandates created by state government alone that created this crisis. The Flint poisoning represents one of the worst environmental public health crises since Love Canal—and it was entirely avoidable.
Egrets gather on a floodplain in Danube-Dráva National Park, Hungary.
Sorry, beavers. Hydrologists trying to improve conditions for fish just don't need you anymore.
To fish or to mine? Alaskans must decide the future of a wild beach with a long history.
Lumber Liquidators was turning virgin trees from the world's last Siberian tiger habitat into floorboards.
Can you help Clueless U clean up its act? Play to find out.
A Columbia student helps Nepali villagers deal with climate change.
A wig made of sea sponge protects this crustacean from predators.
Wisconsin and Florida officials adopt the bureaucratic equivalent of sticking their fingers in their ears and saying "la la la."