The United States is undergoing a radical political shift on the environment with the...
Busted: how an apartment in China became the scene of the largest haul of leopard pelts since records began.
China’s State Forestry Administration raided an apartment in the West of China last month. The contents were shocking to say the least… 27 snow leopard pelts were seized – these are some of the most endangered cats, highlighting the volatile environmen
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
Bush Threatens to Veto $20 billion Water Projects Bill
President Bush will veto a $20 billion water projects bill unless lawmakers remove the billions added for new plants and new costs shifted onto the federal government, the White House said Wednesday. “Indeed, it seems a $14 billion Senate bill went
'Pay As You Throw' Plan Tossed
The UK government has backed off on a controversial tax that would have charged householders who do not recycle. Ministers were supposed to announce the new charges today, but the plan has b
Daddy, Are There Scarecrows On The Moon?
By new contributor Richard Rhodes. Richard lives in Thailand with his wife and children and runs an eco-frame business. If you feel like writing for us, dro
Bull Charges Through Home and Exits Through Front Door
Not the actual bull, above image taken in Pamplona by Eneko Alonso No, this isn’t bull – excuse the pun.
The City that Just Said No to Nuclear
Some 30 years ago, I lived in the small city of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. Freiburg, Germany. Photo by CrazyD At that time, Ontario Hydro wan
Neo-Nazis Murder Environmentalist
An environmentalist was murdered yesterday, when a group of environmental activists were attacked by neo-Nazis in Siberia. The activists were protesting outside the Angarsk Electrolysis Chemical Plant near Lake Baikal when the attack occurred. The
Why I'm Green with a Capital 'G'
Sometimes people ask, “Why are you running for the Green Party of Canada? They’ll never win.” Well, sometimes it’s not about winning. It’s about doing what’s right. If you are true to your values, and your values are go