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Monday, Apr 16, 2012 at 04:33 PM PDT

World Powers Prep for Very Cold War in Arctic

World Powers Prep for Very Cold War in Arctic

The big debate by military powers isn't about whether global warming is real but about how its effects can be exploited in the Arctic for military maneuvers and shipping lanes.

Monday, Apr 16, 2012 at 09:09 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.

Friday, Apr 13, 2012 at 09:21 AM PDT

Development in the Arctic Could Be Disastrous: Report

Development in the Arctic Could Be Disastrous: Report

Economic development in the Arctic — an industry that could garner $100 billion in investments in the coming years — comes with very high risks of environmental disaster like oil spills, a new British...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 11:33 AM PDT

States Where Green Jobs Are Going Greenbusters

States Where Green Jobs Are Going Greenbusters

The green economy often is cited as a key driver of the national economic recovery. At the very least, it is creating jobs. The total number of jobs related to green products and services in 2010 was...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 10:12 AM PDT

US Sees Record for Warmest March -- and First Three Months of a Year

US Sees Record for Warmest March -- and First Three Months of a Year

The temperature analysis released by the U.S. government each month usually isn't all that riveting, but the one that came out Monday is a doozy -- and not just for weather wonks.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 10:06 AM PDT

Extremely Rare Leopards Find Safe Spot in New Park

Extremely Rare Leopards Find Safe Spot in New Park

A new national park in Russia is an attempt to save the world's rarest cat, the Amur leopard.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 01:30 PM PDT

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental

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