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Holiday cheer shouldn't include toxic pesticides

Holiday cheer shouldn't include toxic pesticides

NRDCNRDC10:25am 53Veena Singla, Staff Scientist, Health Program, San Francisco I remember the ritual in our house every November —…
Nissan Stays Committed To EVs In Face Of Fuel Cell Fever

Nissan Stays Committed To EVs In Face Of Fuel Cell Fever

Gas 2Gas 25:25pm 49Numerous automakers have demonstrated interest in their own hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. But for Nissan, the future is…
10 Favs; 10 Years: Kalyan Paul and Grassroots, Integrated Solutions in the Indian Himalayas

10 Favs; 10 Years: Kalyan Paul and Grassroots, Integrated Solutions in the Indian Himalayas

the green skepticthe green skeptic9:24am 47In recognition of The Green Skeptic's 10th Annivesary, I'm hand-picking ten of my personal favorite posts from the last…
Pennsylvania's Bob Casey Voices Support for EPA's Plan To Cut Carbon Pollution From Power Plants

Pennsylvania's Bob Casey Voices Support for EPA's Plan To Cut Carbon Pollution From Power Plants

NRDCNRDC3:54pm 47Jackson Morris, Director, Eastern Energy, Danville, Pa. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) deserves praise for his comments in…
Andrew Cuomo now sounds like a Republican when he talks about climate change

Andrew Cuomo now sounds like a Republican when he talks about climate change

GristGrist6:08pm 47New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) wants to run for president. He may not run in 2016 because he’s being bigfooted by a…
Video: Tawanna Black of Northside Funders Group Talks Diversity at Net Impact ’14

Video: Tawanna Black of Northside Funders Group Talks Diversity at Net Impact ’14

Triple PunditTriple Pundit5:30am 46"Simply having diversity does not produce results for the bottom line," Tawanna Black, executive director of Northside…
Vultures evolved an extreme gut to cope with disgusting dietary habits

Vultures evolved an extreme gut to cope with disgusting dietary habits

PHYSorgPHYSorg11:25am 45How is it that vultures can live on a diet of carrion that would at least lead to severe food-poisoning, and more likely…
When it comes to zoning bylaws, what's a family? Does it matter?

When it comes to zoning bylaws, what's a family? Does it matter?

TreeHuggerTreeHugger9:32am 42Big old houses don't make a lot of sense for small families; why not share?

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Extraordinary Photos From Inside the Siberian Methane Blowhole

Extraordinary Photos From Inside the Siberian Methane Blowhole

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 14, 2014, 2:32 pm 145Scientists from the Russian Centre for Arctic Exploration and other scientific institutes descended into... The post…
The Best Diet for the Planet is also Ideal for Humans: Local Plants

The Best Diet for the Planet is also Ideal for Humans: Local Plants

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterNov 14, 2014, 7:00 am 104Vegetarians can add another helping of kale to their plates. According to a study published in the recent issue of the…
The Many Benefits of Meditation for Your Mind and Body

The Many Benefits of Meditation for Your Mind and Body

EcoSalonEcoSalonNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 147Eating right, getting enough sleep and exercising are three incredibly effective ways to improve your overall health and…
Clean Energy For 14 Years In Germany

Clean Energy For 14 Years In Germany

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 131It’s well known that Germany is a world leader in solar and wind power. There’s a fair amount of unwarranted…
Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

GristGristNov 6, 2014, 6:07 pm 128From wildfires and drought in the Southwest to hurricanes and floods on the Eastern seaboard, sometimes it seems like…
Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 6, 2014, 4:20 am 147The buyout of Alta Bike Share, which operates New York City’s Citi Bike program, is essentially a done deal. It…
Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 5, 2014, 1:27 pm 159Climate deniers won a slew of races, fueled by spending from fossil fuel interests such as the Koch brothers... The post…
Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

InhabitatInhabitatNov 5, 2014, 12:30 pm 133Yesterday’s Republican Party gains in the Senate put the passing of legislation that would give the go ahead to the…