The increasing flow of plastic is positively choking the waters and their life: 90 percent of sea birds have consumed some form of plastic.
A settlement with victims of an oil train crash in Lac-Mégantic still leaves the train's engineer and dispatcher, both Steelworkers, facing trial.
The community development organization members believe that an alternative, clean energy economy can be achieved by empowering the underprivileged and unemployed.
This is an effort to undermine the Obama administration's credibility and to sabotage COP 21's potential for success in Paris.
October and November have ushered in victories for environmentalists. Corporations have been soundly defeated or exposed on many fronts.
This is a time to reflect on the gentle giants that are Florida's official state marine mammal.
Driving through rugged beauty made us aware of the power of nature and the relative powerlessness of human beings in that kind of environment.
We don't see these phenomena with our eyes, but studies verify an invisible reality that damages us.
Links to some of the most interesting science stories reported this week relating to both political and social affairs.
Fossil fuel and pipeline corporations are trying to sell their plans to export fracked gas through communities, forests, and rivers.