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Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 at 06:12 AM PST

Aging Levees Could Soon Fail

Aging Levees Could Soon Fail

Nearly one in four of the nation's levee systems evaluated by the federal government are deemed to be in unacceptable condition, posing risks to nearby residents. As AP's Haven Daley reports, the problem levees...

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013 at 06:46 AM PST

Caught On Cam: Dolphin Stampede

Caught On Cam: Dolphin Stampede

Whale watchers were treated to an incredible sight off the coast of Dana Point, California as hundreds dolphins put on a spectacular show.

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2013 at 06:24 AM PST

Oil Rig Runs Aground in Alaska

Oil Rig Runs Aground in Alaska

A Shell drilling ship ran ashore during rough conditions near Kodiak, Alaska following failed attempts to tow the vessel in a fierce storm.

Friday, May 25, 2012 at 07:29 PM PDT

Helium Shortage Threatens More Than Balloons

Helium Shortage Threatens More Than Balloons

A helium shortage is threatening more than just the supply of balloons.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012 at 11:34 AM PDT

Jessica Alba Is "Eco-Mama"

Jessica Alba Is

Jessica Alba discusses ways that she is environmentally friendly as a parent and tells about her plans for a third baby.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012 at 07:28 AM PDT

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012 at 05:08 PM PDT

Electric Motorcycles: The New Green Machines

Electric Motorcycles: The New Green Machines

A new bike is showing motorcycle enthusiasts that they no longer have to sacrifice performance for environmental efficiency.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012 at 09:16 AM PDT

How to Be Earth Friendly Without Nagging

How to Be Earth Friendly Without Nagging

Just because you like to recycle doesn't mean others do. How can you talk to people about their green habits without sounding like a nag? Watch how to be environmentally friendly without offending your friends!...

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012 at 08:08 AM PDT

Green Library Gives Power Back to Grid

Green Library Gives Power Back to Grid

The West Irving Library in Texas operates completely on solar power. The 1-year-old building is generating even more power than it uses.

Monday, Apr 16, 2012 at 08:50 AM PDT

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

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