The massive fires of 2019 have many asking the question: is there a "tipping point" beyond which the Amazon cannot recover?
Some scholars and scientists are calling climate change the invisible player in Syria's ongoing civil war. But is that too simplistic an explanation?
There is a new push for electric school buses, which would pollute less. But the electric-powered vehicle is actually a very old technology.
Ecological conservation was originally focused on keeping things the way they were, and in that spirit, was closely connected with political conservatism.
Concentrations of iron manganese nuggets and other metals in the deep seabed have stirred up interest in mining. But at what cost?
To prevent several millions tons of plastic from flushing into the ocean every year, engineers are paving roads with it.
The Trump administration has moved to significantly weaken the ESA, limiting consideration of climate change when identifying species as endangered.
While flood waters can be extremely polluted, researchers have found the lasting impact is different from what one might expect.
Eco-tourism can be a boon—or an ecosystem destroyer.
Solar and wind power are great renewable options, but to store the energy that's produced, we're going to to need bigger batteries.