Wildlife rescuers found a six foot long iguana with arrow wounds wandering around the wilds of South Florida and are now hoping to get “Godzilla” back to health…
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Greens are already fighting Trump’s new executive orders revoking protections on millions of acres within ten U.S. national monuments…
Ceres’ Anne Kelly discusses prospects for businesses & states trying to meet our Paris climate agreement commitments even without Trump the administration.
With Donald Trump winning the White House, environmentalists are worried about the U.S. pulling out of the Paris climate accord and setting back the clock on conservation efforts by decades.
Earthjustice attorney Howard Fox discusses why President Obama’s Clean Power Plan is on hold and what environmentalists are doing about it, while Lisa Fimiani of the G2 Gallery talks up using nature and wildlife photography to promote conservation…
There just may be some truth to the rumor that being around waterfalls can uplift your mood, thanks to the so-called “negative ions” pervasive in such environments. The collision of water molecules with each other, such as at a waterfall or an ocean beach, causes the water to become positively charged, and the surrounding air […]
Dear EarthTalk: I am in the market for a new flat screen TV. Are some models greener than others? — Michael Kavanaugh, Rome, NY According to the U.S. Department of Energy, Americans’ 275 million TV sets burn through some 65 billion kilowatt hours of energy each year, representing four to five percent of U.S. household electricity […]
Dear EarthTalk: How are scientists using DNA to conserve wildlife? — Jake Summerlin, Newark, NJ Traditionally, conservation biologists have relied on field observation and sample and statistical analysis to help them understand the dynamics behind species loss, but today genetics is taking on an increasingly important role in helping quantify the biodiversity around us and even […]