EarthFirst! News Archive




5/19/11:  Better Place EVs Priced at $35,623 USD for Summer Delivery

5/19/11:  High Atmospheric CO2 Levels May Cause Mass Extinctions in the Oceans

5/19/11:  Bluefin Tuna at risk from Libya tuna trade

5/19/11:  The Salty Seas of Earth

5/19/11:  Egypt faces 'environmental crisis' following ousting of Mubarak

5/18/11:  Feral Camels Plague Australian Outback

5/18/11:  Louisiana flooding continues, peak nears

5/18/11:  Heart Risk and Injury

5/17/11:  Ancient Hawaiian Farms

5/17/11:  The Brewing Organic Beer Market

5/17/11:  Drought crisis in France

5/17/11:  In the News: British butterflies bounce back

5/17/11:  Air Force’s New Target: Mojave Ground Squirrel

5/16/11:  The Parakeet Invasion of England

5/16/11:  The Great Lousiana Flood

5/16/11:  Toys 'R' Us To Build Largest Rooftop Solar System in North America

5/16/11:  Study Finds Breastfeeding Leads to Good Behavior in Childhood

5/16/11:  Longer Life from Good Work Relationships

5/16/11:  ConEdison Study Reveals New Roles for Green Roofs

5/16/11:  The Parakeet Invasion of England

5/16/11:  Move used nuclear fuel to interim sites, says White House panel

5/16/11:  ConEdison Study Reveals New Roles for Green Roofs

5/16/11:  Extensive Methane Leaks Discovered Under Streets of Boston

5/15/11:  Army Corps of Engineers open floodgate on swollen Mississippi River

5/14/11:  The BUZZ: 13-year cicadas are back in U.S. South

5/13/11:  Longer Life from Good Work Relationships

5/13/11:  Study Finds Breastfeeding Leads to Good Behavior in Childhood

5/13/11:  Chicago rivers must be cleaned up, says US EPA

5/13/11:  Green as a Status Symbol: Why Increased Prices May Increase Sales

5/13/11:  Toys 'R' Us To Build Largest Rooftop Solar System in North America

5/12/11:  Barred Owls

5/12/11:  Japan’s U-Turn on Nuclear Power: Reaction

5/12/11:  Arctic nations eye future of world's last frontier

5/12/11:  Belief and butchery: how lies and organized crime are pushing rhinos to extinction

5/11/11:  Put up your data and step away from the car

5/11/11:  Idling jets pollute more than thought

5/11/11:  First Pipeline-Fed Hydrogen Refueling Station Opens in the United States

5/11/11:  Should the NRC really extend Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant license?

5/11/11:  Campbell Soup Company Teams Up With the National Association of Letter Carriers to Help Stamp Out Hunger

5/11/11:  How Old Neanderthal Man?

5/10/11:  Mongol Invasion in 1200 Altered Carbon Dioxide Levels

5/10/11:  Buffalo being returned to Montana tribes

5/10/11:  Bacteria-Laden Soap Not So Clean

5/10/11:  The Original Sea Monster

5/10/11:  Brazil's forest code debate may determine fate of the Amazon rainforest

5/10/11:  Five Beached whales to recover

5/10/11:  Research Shows Fair Trade Label Increases Sales

5/10/11:  Vatican Science Panel Calls Attention to the Threat of Glacial Melt

5/10/11:  What makes humans special? The Power of communication. New from BBC Earth

5/10/11:  El Nino Tree Ring Story

5/4/11:  ARKive’s Top Ten grumpiest faces

5/4/11:  Chicago sued over its sewage

5/4/11:  Who is Top Banana in Sustainable Banana Business?

5/3/11:  Air Quality Awareness

5/3/11:  How you can "Green" your kids toys

5/3/11:  Sea turtle declines not all due to human impacts

5/3/11:  Waters still rising around evacuated Cairo, Illinois

5/3/11:  What role does nutrition really play in tackling cancer?

5/3/11:  Hybrid Cars Are Cleaner Than Joggers

5/3/11:  Buidling Energy Use and Efficiency

5/3/11:  Update: Japan workers edge closer to control of crippled nuclear plant

5/3/11:  Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf Get Top Safety Nod

5/3/11:  Merlefest 2011 concludes, a rousing success

5/3/11:  Global Climate Change Affects Tropical as well as Polar Regions

4/26/11:  Texas wildfires still raging, but weather may help bring them under control

4/26/11:  Weather turning against Texas wildfire fighters

4/26/11:  Brown Recluse Spider: Range Could Expand in N. America With Changing Climate

4/26/11:  Pesticides tied to lower IQ in children

4/26/11:  Where do Squamous Cell Cancers Come From?

4/26/11:  Sunlight and Clouds

4/26/11:  Climate change to hit American West water supply

4/26/11:  Can Wasps Squash The Stink Bug Plague?

4/26/11:  Newegg Launches Eco-Friendly "1 Ton Challenge" Campaign

4/26/11:  Fishing Season Begins Next Week in New England

4/20/11:  In China, rising sea levels are creating problems

4/20/11:  Timberland Shares Results Against Ambitious Emissions Target

4/20/11:  Demand for gold pushing deforestation in Peruvian Amazon

4/20/11:  Microsoft HQ Switches to 100% PCR Recycled Paper

4/19/11:  Lingering impacts from BP spill in Gulf

4/19/11:  Electric Cars

4/19/11:  Mexican trial of GM maize stirs debate

4/19/11:  Breathing Polluted Air Can Disrupt Immune System

4/18/11:  Solution to nuclear waste storage dilemma?

4/18/11:  Diisocyanates

4/18/11:  Vietnam creates reserve for newly-discovered, nearly-extinct mammal, the saola

4/18/11:  Malaysian monkey malaria 'could spread in humans'

4/18/11:  1872 mining law threatens Grand Canyon

4/18/11:  A year after the Gulf spill, cleanup workers are suffering

4/18/11:  Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant to be cooled down over the next 6 to 9 MONTHS!

4/18/11:  Warming seas could push some fish species to limit: study

4/18/11:  Incredible rites of passage: Scarred for life, new from BBC Earth

4/18/11:  Connecting the Profound: Jewish Passover and the Environment

4/14/11:  Will Colombia ban spur illegal gold pits?

4/14/11:  The Memory of Alcohol

4/14/11:  Tigers could reappear in Kazakhstan under new plan

4/14/11:  Wolves Taken Off the US Endangered Species List

4/13/11:  Pliocene Hot Age?

4/13/11:  Does shale gas pollute more than coal?

4/13/11:  Nuclear Power After Fukushima

4/13/11:  Decline of the Southern Skua in the Falkland Islands

4/12/11:  Fewer penguins survive warming Antarctic climate

4/12/11:  Ocean Noise Could Harm Squid and Their Ilk

4/12/11:  The Mighty Blueberry

4/11/11:  Radiation risks from Fukushima 'no longer negligible' according to CRIIRAD

4/11/11:  Plant Biomagnetism

4/11/11:  Oregon Proposes Per Mile EV Tax

4/11/11:  What spill? In some respects BP is stronger than ever

4/10/11:  WM, Johnson & Johnson, Dupont Tackle Medical Waste Recycling

4/10/11:  Northern Rockies Wolves are safe for now

4/9/11:  Little action apparent on toxic tailings six months after Hungary red mud disaster

4/9/11:  Cancer cause or crop aid? Monsanto-developed herbicide glyphosate faces big test

4/8/11:  700,000-Ton Cleanup Settlement Reached in Jersey City Toxic Chromium Case

4/8/11:  Fracking concern in South Africa?

4/8/11:  WM, Johnson & Johnson, Dupont Tackle Medical Waste Recycling

4/8/11:  The Former East/West Germany Barrier Now a Nature Reserve

4/8/11:  Little action apparent on toxic tailings six months after Hungary red mud disaster

4/7/11:  2011 Toyota Sustainable Mobility Seminar

4/7/11:  700,000-Ton Cleanup Settlement Reached in Jersey City Toxic Chromium Case

4/7/11:  Senate rejects measure to stop EPA on climate

4/7/11:  London Makes Plans to Turn Black Cabs Green

4/7/11:  New Car Engine Sends Shock Waves Through Auto Industry

4/6/11:  UPS, Verizon, PepsiCo Among Charter Members of Obama’s Clean Fleets Partnership

4/6/11:  Idaho House declares wolves a "disaster emergency"

4/6/11:  Coffee Production and Climate Change

4/6/11:  Apple and Intel Cease Use of Conflict Minerals

4/5/11:  Hundreds of whales face slaughter as Norway's killing season resumes

4/5/11:  Ethiopia moving ahead on Nile dam

4/5/11:  Kilauea Volcano

4/5/11:  World Bank proposes to limit funding to coal plants

4/5/11:  Mangroves Among the Most Carbon-Rich Forests in the Tropics; Coastal Trees Key to Lowering Greenhouse Gases

4/5/11:  Billion Dollar Bats in Danger

4/4/11:  Wildfires rage across five Southwest states

4/4/11:  Cattle and Wolves

4/4/11:  The Health Benefits of Fasting

4/3/11:  Greenpeace finds milk, berries still contaminated from Chernobyl

4/2/11:  Maple Syrup -- It's Good For You

4/1/11:  Republicans push to drill in Alaska, limit CO2 regulation

4/1/11:  Ancient Black Coral in the Gulf of Mexico

4/1/11:  EPA Rules Pennsylvania Plant Must Lower Emissions into New Jersey Air

3/31/11:  Senate delays vote on EPA climate regulation

3/31/11:  Big Problems in the Malaysian Forests

3/30/11:  New land snail invading Singapore requires swift action

3/30/11:  Obama to set ambitious goal to curb U.S. oil imports

3/30/11:  What is Green?

3/30/11:  Earth Now a Windier World

3/30/11:  New land snail invading Singapore requires swift action

3/29/11:  Maine Town Passes Local Food and Community Self-Governance Ordinance Becomes First in US to Declare Food Sovereignty

3/29/11:  Plutonium found in soil at Japanese nuclear plant disaster

3/29/11:  Aphrodisiacs

3/29/11:  Wind Can Keep Mountains from Growing

3/29/11:  Finding Puts New Emphasis on the Benefits of Jogging

3/28/11:  What are the odds of a nuclear accident in US?

3/28/11:  Getting Older

3/28/11:  Electric Cars and the Kindness of Strangers

3/28/11:  Uncertain Future for Joshua Trees in US Southwest Projected With Climate Change

3/27/11:  New problems at Japanese nuclear plant

3/27/11:  Earth Hour 2011 a dark success

3/25/11:  Arctic sea ice ties for smallest ever

3/25/11:  Hilton Hotel Brands Will Turn Off Lights for Earth Hour

3/25/11:  That Euphoric Feeling

3/25/11:  "Use 60 minutes of darkness to help the world see the light," urges Ban Ki-moon

3/25/11:  Does Religion Make People Gain Weight?

3/24/11:  U.S. nuclear agency plans safety review

3/24/11:  Obesity Control

3/24/11:  Are Desalination Technologies the Answer to the World Water Crisis?

3/24/11:  Google HQ Installs First Wireless Electric Car Charger

3/24/11:  A Battery That Charges in Seconds

3/23/11:  Ready To Eat Meat: Healthy?

3/23/11:  Expanding Forests in the Northern Latitudes

3/23/11:  Contamination from Japan's nuclear disaster shows up in food and water

3/23/11:  Photos: penguins devastated by oil spill

3/23/11:  Green Roofs Take Root in North America

3/22/11:  EPA and Boilers

3/22/11:  Oldest wild bird in U.S. survives tsunami

3/22/11:  Sustainable Development v. Historic Preservation

3/22/11:  Record participation with 5 days until the world unites for Earth Hour

3/21/11:  Water is essential to life. Participate in World Water Day

3/21/11:  The Coral Pulse of Life

3/21/11:  "Hydro-diplomacy" needed to avert Arab water wars

3/21/11:  India must learn from Fukushima nuclear meltdown

3/21/11:  EPA Works with NJ’s Kean University to Enhance Sustainability

3/19/11:  WHO says Japan radiation localized, no immediate threat

3/18/11:  News at the North Pole Ozone Layer

3/18/11:  Low radioactivity seen heading towards N.America

3/18/11:  Serengeti road project opposed by 'powerful' tour company lobby

3/18/11:  The Spread of Lionfish in the Atlantic

3/18/11:  How To Test for Toxicity

3/18/11:  New York nuclear plant's future shaky as fears grow

3/18/11:  Suspected tiger smuggler arrested following WWF, BKSDA investigation

3/18/11:  Why Birds Fly into Power Lines and Similar

3/14/11:  More than 10,000 feared lost in Japanese earthquake, damaged reactors hold lessons for China

3/14/11:  On the bear trail: eco-tourism in Slovakia

3/14/11:  In the North Atlantic, Oceanic Currents Play a Greater Role in the Absorption of Carbon Than Previously Thought

3/14/11:  Japan's earthquake disaster may boost rainforest logging in Borneo

3/14/11:  Emperor Penguin Colony

3/13/11:  China's fight against chronic pollution is faltering

3/13/11:  USGS launches Butterfly and Moth Website

3/12/11:  China's fight against chronic pollution is faltering

3/11/11:  Honeybee End?

3/11/11:  BP oil spill offers clues on air pollution

3/11/11:  Human activity can't always be blamed for coral reef decline

3/11/11:  In Defense of LEED

3/11/11:  Japan's Earthquake Off the (Seismic Risk) Map

3/10/11:  A Really Old Bird with Chicks

3/10/11:  2010 Russia heat wave due to natural variability

3/10/11:  New NYCDEP Asbestos Regulations Effective February 3, 2011

3/10/11:  Top Ten Reasons New Jersey is a Cleantech Leader

3/10/11:  NASA Study Shows Melting Ice Caps are Largest Contributor to Higher Seas

3/9/11:  The Speed of a Moth

3/9/11:  Eco-farming can double food output in developing world

3/9/11:  Eco-Sexy Nutrition: An Apple a Day Increases Lifespan by 10%

3/9/11:  Elephants cooperate as well as chimps

3/9/11:  Armstrong Recycling Program Reclaims 100 Million Square Feet of Old Ceiling Tiles

3/8/11:  AT&T’s Energy Efficiency Projects Save $44 Million in 2010

3/8/11:  The Importance of a Healthy Diet during Pregnancy

3/8/11:  Icelandic Geothermal Energy

3/8/11:  Countries agree to manage fishing in Northeast Pacific

3/8/11:  Tequila plant holds promise as arid biofuel source

3/7/11:  Deep Sea Mining

3/7/11:  Some Antarctic Ice Is Forming from Bottom

3/7/11:  Algal Blooms in the Arctic

3/7/11:  Iraq's Mesopotamian Marshlands recovering

3/7/11:  The snows of Mount Kilimanjaro may soon be no more

3/7/11:  Canada: Lead and asbestos in homes need tighter control

3/7/11:  Slow Sales of EVs Create Doubt about Size of Market

3/7/11:  Birnam Wood in the 21st Century: northern forest invading Arctic tundra as world warms

3/7/11:  Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Brayton Cycle Turbines Promise Giant Leap in Power Generation

3/1/11:  China's take on the current issues in climate talks

3/1/11:  When and Where Life Began

3/1/11:  All Vehicles are Electric Vehicles — Here's Why

3/1/11:  Brazilian Belo Monte Dam Halted on Judge's Orders

2/28/11:  China vows to cut energy, carbon intensity by 2015

2/28/11:  Celebrate the Jewish Holiday of Purim the Old-Fashioned Way

2/28/11:  Top Ten Highlights of Cleantech in Mexico

2/28/11:  Risk Management Rules and Farms

2/27/11:  Arctic Sea Ice Extent in January is Lowest in Recorded History

2/26/11:  Government reviewing applications for deepwater Gulf permits

2/25/11:  New Zealand quake sends 30 million tons of ice loose from glacier

2/25/11:  Controlling Beijing's Air Pollution Would Cut Lung Disease by Half

2/25/11:  BMW Unveils Sub-Brand for Sustainable Vehicles

2/25/11:  Islamic Leaders Preach Conservation in Sumatra, Indonesia (updated)

2/25/11:  The Gerat Northern Lights

2/24/11:  New England Beaches Erosion

2/24/11:  Dirty air triggers more heart attacks than cocaine

2/24/11:  Wolves Can Follow a Human's Gaze

2/24/11:  Humans Stink More Than Other Animals

2/24/11:  DEP Environmental Stewardship Program Grows to More than 500 Participants

2/23/11:  Islamic Leaders Preach Conservation in Sumatra, Indonesia

2/23/11:  Sheep Brains

2/23/11:  Baby dolphins dying along Gulf Coast

2/23/11:  Huge Maersk Triple-E Ships Get "E" for Effort, and Expense

2/23/11:  Shellshock: New Report Lists 25 Most Endangered Turtle Species

2/23/11:  Gulf of Mexico bottom still coated in oil, recovery long way off

2/22/11:  Climate change creates longer ragweed season

2/22/11:  Bald Men and Prostate Cancer

2/22/11:  WWF calls for more intensive beef production in Brazil

2/22/11:  Captive Gorillas Succumbing to Human Disease

2/21/11:  Startup America Gives Cleantech Entrepreneurs a Leg Up

2/21/11:  Fewer Big Fish in the Sea

2/21/11:  Investing in greener economy could spur growth

2/20/11:  BP workers could have prevented rig accident

2/20/11:  Russia may tweak Arctic park border for oil firms: WWF

2/20/11:  EU to ban six toxic chemicals in household plastics

2/19/11:  Russia may tweak Arctic park border for oil firms: WWF

2/18/11:  EU Household Plastics Banning

2/18/11:  BP workers could have prevented rig accident

2/18/11:  DOE Transportation Budget Is All About EVs

2/18/11:  Bears Uncouple Temperature and Metabolism for Hibernation, New Study Shows

2/18/11:  How Rising Sea Levels Will Affect the US Coastline

2/17/11:  Lake Baikal Climate History

2/17/11:  Sulfur Emissions on the Rise

2/17/11:  Yellowstone bison get Montana governor's pardon

2/17/11:  Q: What would have happened without the Clean Air Act?

2/17/11:  Will Ebooks Jeopardize the Carbon Reduction Goals of the Book Industry?

2/17/11:  Clorox Discloses Additional Ingredients Info

2/17/11:  Oil Shale Development

2/17/11:  Parrots and pigeons threaten Argentine sunflowers

2/17/11:  Copenhagen: Europe's coolest green city

2/14/11:  Arizona Haze and NOx

2/14/11:  Simple changes in fishing gear can save tens of thousands of endangered marine turtles in the Coral Triangle

2/14/11:  Earth Warming Unevenly: Tropical Atlantic Sees Weaker Trade Winds and More Rainfall

2/14/11:  Are Anti-oxidants Keeping You Young and Infertile?

2/14/11:  Simple changes in fishing gear can save tens of thousands of endangered marine turtles in the Coral Triangle

2/13/11:  Climate change keenly felt in Alaska's national parks

2/11/11:  Welding Fumes and Safety

2/11/11:  Cemex to Pay $1.4 Million for US Clean Air Act Prevention of Significant Deterioration & Operating Permit Violations

2/11/11:  Cemex to Pay $1.4 Million for US Clean Air Act Prevention of Significant Deterioration & Operating Permit Violations

2/11/11:  Phone Recycler Ready for Massive Verizon iPhone Switch

2/11/11:  Phone Recycler Ready for Massive Verizon iPhone Switch

2/11/11:  Metal Toxins in LED Products

2/11/11:  Metal Toxins in LED Products

2/10/11:  Past Antarctic cooling may help global warming study

2/10/11:  But Is There Fire: If LEED Is A Fraud, Why Aren’t Developers Suing?

2/10/11:  Time to Get to Know!

2/10/11:  The Jumping Ability of the Common Flea

2/9/11:  Fracking Ground Water

2/9/11:  Whooping cranes to be reintroduced in Louisiana

2/9/11:  Batteries that Breathe

2/9/11:  Victory for the Jersey Shore: Governor Vetoes Offshore LNG Port

2/8/11:  Thunder Snow!

2/8/11:  EPA Considers Adding Vapor Intrusion Pathway to Superfund Ranking System

2/8/11:  Bushmeat trade pushing species to the edge in Tanzania

2/8/11:  Study links Yellowstone bison fate to genetic flaw

2/8/11:  Mercury Levels in Fish Higher Than Previously Estimated

2/8/11:  EPA Considers Adding Vapor Intrusion Pathway to Superfund Ranking System

2/7/11:  Oysters

2/7/11:  Iran pipeline rupture causes Gulf oil slick

2/7/11:  Torrential rain in Sri Lanka kills 11

2/7/11:  J&J, Calvert, BMW & Others Found Sustainable Action Council

2/7/11:  From Seashore to Surgical Suite: Medicine Learns From Mollusks

2/7/11:  Malay scientists use tropical fruits to make batteries

2/7/11:  Year of the Tiger ends with roadmap to save species

2/3/11:  Gulf recovering from BP oil spill quickly

2/3/11:  Deep Below Antarctic Ice, Lake May Soon See Light

2/3/11:  All Aboard for High-Speed Rail

2/3/11:  Fit females have strong male-like traits, reveals study

2/2/11:  Canada-U.S. pipe would cut Mideast oil imports

2/2/11:  Eurasian Arctic Rivers

2/2/11:  The Bra Recyclers Help Women in Need

2/2/11:  Arctic Mercury Mystery: Meterological Conditions in the Spring and Summer to Blame?

2/2/11:  Brazil Approves Construction of the Belo Monte Dam Project

2/1/11:  Australian Cyclone Yasi

2/1/11:  Humans Share Genetic Ancestry with Orangutans

2/1/11:  Antibiotic Resistant Disease

2/1/11:  Australia evacuates coastal cities in path of cyclone

2/1/11:  World Bank offers to save Serengeti from bisecting road

2/1/11:  Brazil beats US in climate change awareness

1/31/11:  Dead Man Swimming? UK Crematorium to Heat Local Swimming Pool

1/31/11:  Australia's north braces for massive cyclone

1/31/11:  The Complex Business of Measuring Climate Change

1/30/11:  ExxonMobil seals $1bn Black Sea oil deal with Russia

1/29/11:  Black Sea Oil

1/29/11:  U.S. farmers get OK to plant GMO alfalfa

1/28/11:  Warm summers shown to slow down glaciers

1/28/11:  Plants Go Down and Not Up

1/28/11:  Arctic current warmest in 2,000 years

1/28/11:  Little Progress Disposing of 34 Metric Tons of Surplus Weapons Grade Plutonium

1/27/11:  Obama sets 2035 clean electricity target

1/27/11:  Sea Census Locates 1200 New Marine Species in World's Oceans

1/27/11:  Glaciers largely stable in one range of Himalayas

1/27/11:  California Olive Oil

1/27/11:  Dish Sanitizer

1/27/11:  Yellowstone bison debate

1/27/11:  New melt record for Greenland ice sheet

1/27/11:  Egyptian jackal is actually ancient wolf

1/27/11:  Plants Go Down and Not Up

1/25/11:  Dwindling Rain in the Southern US

1/25/11:  Meet the new species of "Bearded" Crayfish

1/25/11:  Berlin protests over dioxin scandal

1/25/11:  While some Himalayan glaciers retreat, others are growing

1/25/11:  Nepal Translocates First Wild Tiger to New Home

1/25/11:  Trek North America Along the Great Eastern Wildway

1/25/11:  Permian Extinction

1/25/11:  Obama climate adviser to depart in latest staff change

1/25/11:  Atlantic Weather May Be Key Culprit In Fish Decline

1/21/11:  The Detroit Auto Show: Sure Looks Green to Me

1/21/11:  New from From BBC Earth: Challenges at birth

1/21/11:  Thatcher Chemical fined for violations of Clean Air Act Risk Management regulations

1/21/11:  Better Wind Mills

1/21/11:  A Bright Idea: Introducing ESL Light Bulbs from Vu1

1/21/11:  New hope for rare lemurs in Madagascar

1/20/11:  CO2 Ocean Sequestration

1/20/11:  Thailand closes dive sites to halt damage to reefs

1/20/11:  NASA images reveal consistent climate warming among different temperature records

1/20/11:  Algeria plans rapid green energy ramp-up

1/20/11:  NOAA Rescues Entangled Whale in the Open Sea

1/19/11:  Martian Life

1/19/11:  Many wells in Vietnam's Red River delta contaminated

1/19/11:  Oil giant plans new platform near feeding ground of critically endangered whale

1/19/11:  American cougars on the decline: 'We’re running against the clock,' says big cat expert

1/19/11:  Organic Milk More Nutritious?

1/19/11:  Masdar World Future Energy Summit

1/19/11:  Grizzly conflicts predicted

1/19/11:  Fools Gold May Not Be So Foolish for Solar Energy

1/19/11:  Last refuge of rare fish threatened by Yangtze dam plans

1/16/11:  Nearly 600 killed, many still missing in Brazil floods

1/15/11:  EU to block mackerel from Icelandic fishing boats

1/14/11:  How Hot Can It Get?

1/14/11:  Climate Changes Linked to Fall of Roman Empire

1/14/11:  Contaminated eggs: industrial farming leading to dioxin-type food scares

1/13/11:  Wolves, bears blamed for decline of elk in Yellowstone

1/13/11:  Weather Rarity: Snow in 49 States

1/13/11:  DC Power: Not Just for the Energizer Bunny Anymore

1/13/11:  High-Speed Rail Potential in US "Megaregions"

1/12/11:  Snow, Snow, Everywhere

1/12/11:  Australian floods could send food prices soaring

1/12/11:  Meat producers should replace cattle with insects, scientists say

1/12/11:  Mass Wildlife Die-Off Events

1/12/11:  Prison Air Pollution

1/12/11:  2010 hottest year on record for Canada

1/12/11:  "End of Days" bird kill just a fraction of real death toll

1/12/11:  Study Estimates Land Available for Biofuel Crops

1/12/11:  Rhino poaching in South Africa reaches highest ever levels in 2010

1/10/11:  Climate 3000

1/10/11:  Flash floods in Brisbane, Australia

1/10/11:  Mediterranean Sea may be polluted with 250 billion microplastics

1/10/11:  Huge Coral Reefs Discovered off Puerto Rico

1/10/11:  Aspens bust, diseased mice boom

1/9/11:  Alaska pipeline shut down after leak discovered

1/8/11:  Financial problems could wipe out commercial whaling

1/8/11:  Mass lead poisonings in Nigeria must be addressed now

1/7/11:  Atlantic leatherbacks at risk from fisheries

1/7/11:  U.S. bumble bees experiencing significant declines

1/7/11:  Europe and Renewable Energy

1/7/11:  The Return (?) of Off Shore drilling

1/7/11:  China to control rare earth extraction and pollution

1/7/11:  Financial problems could wipe out commercial whaling

1/7/11:  Natural Methane Removal in the Gulf of Mexico