Red tide has been detected along bay area beaches of Sarasota, Manatee and Pinellas counties. It starts killing fish and causes respiratory irritation for the swimmers.
Shark population decrese were found to have been caused by human harm to the seas --- the international fin harvesting of shark's fins.
NASA data reveals that clouds won't slow the warming of the Earth than as thought in the past, according to researchers. The temperature may increase faster for about 25 percent as the greenhouses gas pollution degenerates.
A few miles across Arizona, Mexico and Utah, the federal government has been cleaning up what is left of uranium mining within the Navajo nation. This is done because of the fatal consequences of uranium contamination where a number of Navajo people died of cancer and kidney failure. What is even wo...
Levi's VP of Social and Environmental Sustainability, Michael Kobori, announced last year that along with a partnership with Goodwill, the company will move their brand away from landfill usage and take-back programs.
A carbon emissions reduction plan had been unanimously approved by Israel's cabinet on Sunday, April 10. The plan aimed for cutting greenhouse gases and improving energy efficiency for the benefit the economy.
Cambodia recently declared that tigers are functionally extinct in the country. In the wake of the situation, the government has launched a plan to return the apex predator to the country.
Beautiful, healthy environments are more than just eye candy -- in fact according to a report commissioned by the World Wildlife Fund, healthy environments boost local economies. Unfortunately, it seems that many United Nations World Heritage Sites are under severe threat, with the locals being thre...
The government officials of the Australian state of Queensland have recently approved a very controversial coal mining project that threatens the world’s biggest collection of coral formations: the Great Barrier Reef.
Rivers are characterized by flowing water which is a characteristic observed in landslides. Now, scientists have figured out why a landslide can flow like a river using a computer model.
The South African government's stance on rhino horn trade can be a decisive factor for the fate and survival of the species in the region
Researchers at the University of Guam (UOG) Marine Laboratory are taking the help of a new genetic sequencer to know more about the biological mechanism of coral reefs. The study will enable the scientists to understand why certain colonies of coral reefs thrive while others do not.