- L.A. County calling for lights-out hour
Following San Francisco’s lead, Los Angeles County and city officials are urging people, businesses and government to switch off nonessential lights for one hour next [...]
- Human Behavior, Global Warming, and the Ubiquitous Plastic Bag
When she moved to the United States from Germany seven years ago, Angela Neigl brought with her the energy-conscious sensibilities of life in Europe. You [...]
- Brokaw brings home global warming fight
Newsman says ‘world will be a drastically different place’ in documentary.
NEW YORK – Tom Brokaw is giving Al Gore some company in the effort to [...]
- Climate change puts parks at risk
Natural preserves may lose distinctive features.
GLACIER NATIONAL PARK, Mont. – Global warming is erasing the glaciers from Glacier National Park and the Joshua trees from [...]
- NASA shelves climate satellites, Environmental science may suffer
NASA is canceling or delaying a number of satellites designed to give scientists critical information on the earth’s changing climate and environment.
The space agency has [...]
- Hunters and Fishermen Want Action on Global Warming
In what might signal a turning point in environmental sentiment in America, a new poll of hunters and fishermen finds the majority think the country [...]
- BofA to Offer Hybrid Car Rebates
Bank of America Corp. plans to roll out a pilot hybrid vehicle purchase plan for employees today that could eventually make it the nation’s largest [...]
- Earth May Hinge on Alert, Furry Creatures Called Everyday People
BRENDAN HANRAHAN has something of the furry, purposeful, knowing quality of a woodland creature. So it’s no surprise that he seems to know all about [...]
- Climate Change: The View From the Patio
SCIENTISTS had some sobering news last week about the potential impact of climate change, and it didn’t come from the foot of a shrinking glacier [...]
- Strip Politics From Global Warming Issue
One of the tactics most often used by the oil industry and others who oppose controlling global warming pollution is to try to reduce the [...]