Environment

Impact
From an irradiated nuclear zone to an overfished reef, nature springs back to life without people. And therein lies a plan to save the planet.
Politics
The death of OR-54 in California has been called a "tragic development" by environmentalists.
Impact
While brands make environmental pledges, they continue to try and sell as much as possible. But some fashion companies are trying to do it differently.
Videos
Promoting his latest film, actor Harrison Ford chastized the United States and praised Greta Thunberg.
Politics
But count on the president to greenwash his rapidly worsening record in tonight's State of the Union address.
Politics
As Bernie Sanders pushes a fracking ban and Joe Biden warns against abandoning it, the industry faces its own problems.
Environment
The EPA is expected to sign off on four new chemicals in the PFAS family, even as concerns mount about their devastating health effects.
Politics
The new rule would cement 2017 guidance that protects energy companies and other entities from being prosecuted for unintentionally killing birds.
Impact
Solving the pollution problem requires much more than just banning single-use plastics.
World News
As scores of koalas battle to recover from Australia's destructive fires, hopeful stories of survivors are emerging.
Videos
The Trump administration is preparing to roll back protections for millions of wetlands and streams and reverse decades-old conservation efforts.
Impact
Kenya has harsh penalties for those caught manufacturing, selling, importing or using single-use plastics, yet the country still struggles to reduce its waste.
U.S. News
Some of the highest levels have been found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according to a new report.
Videos
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg took the stage at the World Economic Forum in Davos and admonished world leaders for doing nothing about the climate crisis.
Politics
“Your inaction is fueling the flames,” the teenage climate activist said at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland.
Environment
Complaints about a compostable chip bag were comical 10 years ago. Now, not so much.
Environment
Listen carefully, and cows will tell you their mooooooods.
World News
An official has been critical of foreign media’s reporting on political issues in the past.
Videos
2019 was the second-hottest year in recorded history according to the latest climate data.
Impact
Huge amounts of plastic and food waste end up in landfill or incinerated. Some airlines are trying to tackle the problem, but it's complicated.