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Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 09:53 AM PDT

2nd Wave of Protests Caps Week Focused on Climate Action

2nd Wave of Protests Caps Week Focused on Climate Action

Students took to the streets across the globe in the hundreds of thousands Friday for a second wave of worldwide protests demanding swift action on climate change. The protests were inspired by Swedish teenager...

Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 at 09:43 AM PDT

Can Access to Fresh Food Change a Neighborhood?

Can Access to Fresh Food Change a Neighborhood?

Lupita's Corner Store is located at the intersection of 3rd and Lucas, an area the Los Angeles Food Policy Council has designated as one of LA's food deserts...but that is about to change.

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 at 10:45 PM PDT

US Commerce Declares Fishing Disasters for California, 6 Other States

US Commerce Declares Fishing Disasters for California, 6 Other States

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has declared fishing disasters for seven states on three coasts.

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 at 01:42 PM PDT

17 States Sue Feds Over Endangered Species Act Rules

17 States Sue Feds Over Endangered Species Act Rules

Seventeen states sued the Trump administration Wednesday to block rules weakening the Endangered Species Act, saying the changes would make it tougher to protect wildlife even in the midst of a global extinction...

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 at 09:52 AM PDT

'We're All in Big Trouble': Climate Panel Sees a Dire Future

'We're All in Big Trouble': Climate Panel Sees a Dire Future

Earth is in more hot water than ever before, and so are we, an expert United Nations climate panel warned in a grim new report Wednesday. Sea levels are rising at an ever-faster rate as ice and snow shrink, and...

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 at 09:00 AM PDT

Voracious Swamp Rodents Set Off Alarms in California

Voracious Swamp Rodents Set Off Alarms in California

One of the most recent threats to California’s environment has webbed feet, white whiskers, shaggy fur and orange buck teeth that could be mistaken for carrots. “Boy, they’re an ugly-looking thing,” said David...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 10:36 PM PDT

'You Are Failing Us': Plans, Frustration at UN Climate Talks

'You Are Failing Us': Plans, Frustration at UN Climate Talks

Scolded for doing little, leader after leader promised the United Nations on Monday to do more to prevent a warming world from reaching even more dangerous levels. As they made their pledges at the Climate...

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 03:29 AM PDT

Lingering Pacific Heat Wave Threatens Hawaii Coral

Lingering Pacific Heat Wave Threatens Hawaii Coral

At the edge of an ancient lava flow where jagged black rocks meet the Pacific, small off-the-grid homes overlook the calm blue waters of Papa Bay on Hawaii's Big Island — no tourists or hotels in sight. Here,...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 01:03 PM PDT

World Leaders Feel the Heat in Upcoming Climate Summit

World Leaders Feel the Heat in Upcoming Climate Summit

Saying humanity is waging war with the planet, the head of the United Nations isn't planning to let just any world leader speak about climate change at Monday's special "action summit." Only those with new,...

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019 at 02:53 AM PDT

As Amazon Burns, Conservationists Blame Illegal Logging

As Amazon Burns, Conservationists Blame Illegal Logging

As the Amazon continues to burn in a record fire season, experts say the problem is rooted in illegal logging and criminal networks exploiting the forests for its natural resources and agricultural potential,...

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