Weather Dec. 14, 2016 / 9:00 PM GMT / Updated Dec. 14, 2016 / 9:00 PM GMT By Associated Press WASHINGTON — Warming at the top of the world has gone into overdrive, happening twice as fast as the rest the
Assisted migration could help save forests The National Park System is turning 100, and The Verge is celebrating with Wilderness Week: a look at the natural world, its freaky critters, and its future.
In which Alaskan hunters and gatherers are called government dependents by The Daily Caller. One of the most remarkable places I have visited in the course of business was Shishmaref, a small Native village
U.S. news Holding defendants in jail because they can't afford to make bail is unconstitutional, the Justice Department said in a court filing late Thursday — the first time the government has taken such
ELLIOTT STATE FOREST, Ore. (Reuters) - Every time Dean Finnerty sees the locked neon-yellow gate and “No Trespassing” sign deep in Oregon’s Elliott State Forest, he bristles at the growing movement to
(CNN) — Tough-talking Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio could soon be facing criminal charges himself. Federal Judge G. Murray Snow has asked the US Attorney's Office to file criminal contempt charges against
The large-scale, long-term decline in wild bees across England has been linked to the use of neonicotinoid insecticides by a new study. Over 18 years, researchers analysed bees who forage heavily on oilseed
The damage wrought by acidic oceans hurts more than marine life and lasts longer than you think - Los Angeles Times
A milky white cloud blooms in the Barents Sea, so vast it can be seen from space. It's not the result of some toxic chemical spill or the sinking of a dairy-filled tanker — it's the handiwork of millions
At the Green Party national convention in Houston, Bernie Sanders may have been mentioned more often so far than the party's own presumptive nominee, Dr. Jill Stein. The progressive third party has a opportunity
(CNN) — We're well past the Fourth of July, but my dreams are still illuminated by the spectacles of two summertime icons: fireworks and fireflies. Strikingly juxtaposed, one light show explodes boisterously,
RENO — The biggest alpine lake in North America is warming faster than ever thanks in large part to a changing global climate. That’s according to scientists who study Lake Tahoe to produce reports on
(CNN) — The shooting deaths of three officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, this month pushed the number of law enforcement fatalities past a tragic benchmark. As of July 20, 32 law enforcement officers shot
OSLO (Reuters) - By 2022, Norway could realise every step in the development of a technology many see as critical to reducing global carbon emissions, carbon capture and storage (CCS), it said on Monday.
Israel's occupation is the main trigger of humanitarian needs among Palestinians in the West Bank, according to the UN. The year 2015 marked the highest number of deaths and injuries among West Bank Palestinians