On the issue of climate change, Canada’s Conservatives comprise three factions of skeptics. First are those who dismiss all talk of global warming as mere left-wing alarmism, and therefore something that
Heavy metals and a cocktail of dangerous chemicals continue to poison Europe’s seas, with more than three-quarters of areas assessed showing contamination, according to a report. The sea worst affected
(CNN) — Scientists are working to find out what killed a gray whale that washed up on Tuesday near Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica, California. It is the 10th gray whale to die in the Bay Area since March.
Victor Vescovo set out to break the world record for the deepest dive in history, but while he was at the bottom of the ocean, he came up with another argument for fighting plastic pollution. Vescovo,
(CNN) — Ship and barge traffic is resuming in the Houston Ship Channel as cleanup efforts continue in the aftermath of a spill that sent thousands of barrels of gasoline blending product into the channel,
Scientists think they've solved the pressing problem of desalination, which could radically improve water sustainability. Desalination—the process of removing the salt from salt water, making it safe human
(CNN) — A dead gray whale washed ashore on a San Francisco beach Monday morning -- the ninth such death in the Bay Area this year, scientists at the Marine Mammal Center said. "The death of nine gray in
Human society is in jeopardy from the accelerating decline of the Earth’s natural life-support systems, the world’s leading scientists have warned, as they announced the results of the most thorough planetary
A new UN report compiled by hundreds of authors from 50 countries over the past three years showed that nature is declining at a rapid rate, with roughly 1 million animal and plant species now threatened
(CNN) — One million of the planet's eight million species are threatened with extinction by humans, scientists warned Monday in what is described as the most comprehensive assessment of global nature ever.