Nearly 100,000 people have signed a petition calling for the closure of a controversial oil and gas facility that has sickened residents of the U.S. Virgin Island.
A genetically engineered chestnut tree may be the first to spread into forests, setting dangerous global precedents.
Wet markets are perfect breeding grounds for pathogens that can jump from animals to humans.
Despite industry rhetoric, hydropower is high-cost and high-risk. There are better options for a post-pandemic recovery and a renewable energy future.
Healthy rivers can no longer be separated into the “nice-to-have” column of environmental progress.
Scientists call the coral reefs the “rainforests of the sea,” because coral reefs—like rainforests—are highly diverse ecosystems; their destruction would lead to the extinction of a large number of species.
From COVID-19 to the hurricanes of the climate crisis, even "moderate" Republicans have continually displayed a willingness to ignore and malign science.
Trump isn’t the only politician who’s urged inaction on both climate and COVID.
Science might be objective—but that doesn’t mean all scientists are.