Local wildlife has begun to feel the effects of the recent Russian oil spill as...
Friends of the Earth: "Yes! G4 World Trade Talks Collapsed."
Friends of the Earth welcomed the collapse of the G4 world trade negotiations in Potsdam, Germany on 21st June. The current proposals would have further impoverished the world’s poorest people and caused irreparable damage to the environment. Friend
Journey to Meet the Eagle Hunters of the Eastern Mongolian Steppes
Image: tiarescott Being a plant hunter might not sound like the most thrilling job in the world; after all, what plant could be so dangerous that you have to hunt it? However, i
Salmon + Sea Lions > Feds
Image from remainingoceansart Salmon in the Columbia River near the Oregon-Washington border have been considered endangered for some time, and subject to federal protective orde
Irish Man Uses Son's Tooth To Repair Blind Eye
Bob McNichol, blind since a 2005 explosion in an aluminum recycling center, believed he would be blind the rest of his life after Irish doctors told him they were out of options. Image by <a href=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Eyeball
What's the Story Behind these Pics?
No prizes going this week for guessing the story behind this strange but colorful image of a doctored Dresden doll.
1% of Australia's Geothermal Energy = 26,0000 Years of Clean Electricity
Image: Energy Information Administration Just when we thought there were no more new fandangled ways of deriving energy from our shriveling planet, Australia comes up trumps.
Making a pile out of rubbish. How the British recycling industry is already worth £10 billion a year and will boom. more… They Tried t
Major Shift as US Moves to Cap Emissions
The United States is undergoing a radical political shift on the environment with the first approval of a bill to cap greenhouse gas emissions. The approval by a Senate subcommittee means the bill will be debated by the Environment and Public Works
Britain Announces New Nuclear Power Sites
UK Business Secretary John Hutton has announced plans for a new generation of nuclear power stations to be built across Britain. He made his announcement to British MPs yesterday, ending the speculation over the Labour government’s new energy plans