Republicans are increasingly using food — especially beef — as a cudgel in the culture war.
A new United Nations report says cutting methane pollution is crucial to curbing dangerous climate change in the short term.
South Africa says it will end its captive lion industry in a major move for conservation.
Longstanding protections for wild birds would be restored under a proposal to bring back prosecutions of bird deaths by industry that were ended by former President Donal...
The Biden administration has detailed steps to achieve its goal of conserving about one-third of America’s lands and waters by 2030.
Giant California condors are rare — but not at Cinda Mickols’ home.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration confirms it becoming hotter and wetter in Jacksonville, based on updated climate normal weather data from the past thr...
Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg says it seems that those in power “have given up” on the 2015 landmark Paris climate deal to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees C...
Two House Republicans are asking the White House to explain why a scientist appointed by the Trump administration was removed from her post overseeing a government-wide r...
America's normal temperature is now a degree hotter than just 20 years ago.
Dried yellow mealworms could soon be hitting supermarket shelves and restaurants across Europe.
Scientists say recent pledges by the United States and others could help cap global warming at 2 degrees Celsius by the end of the century.
The first herd of 12 Asian elephants arrived safely in their new forest habitat at White Oak Conservation, a refuge for rare species funded by philanthropists Mark and Ki...
The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to phase down production and use of hydrofluorocarbons, highly potent greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigerators and...
A narrow footbridge suspended across a river canyon that claims to be the world’s longest pedestrian bridge has been officially inaugurated in northern Portugal.
Most states are encouraging renewable energy but a new program in Wyoming does the opposite.
As President Joe Biden urges more federal spending on public transportation, transit agencies decimated by COVID-19 are struggling to figure out how to win back passenger...
Maine’s seaweed farmers are in the midst of a spring harvest that is almost certain to break state records.
The beaches of St. Johns County are home to several species of endangered or threatened sea turtles.
First lady Jill Biden has commemorated Arbor Day by planting a linden tree on the White House's north lawn.
A Dutch couple have been looking around their new home — a two-bedroom concrete bungalow resembling a boulder that was created using 3D printing.
Water officials in Arizona say they are prepared to lose about one-fifth of the water the state gets from the Colorado River in what could be the first mandated cut.
Indian Point north of New York City will permanently stop producing nuclear power Friday.
The Minnesota Supreme Court has handed a victory to environmentalists in the long-running battle over the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine.
A new study of the world's 220,000 mountain glaciers finds that they are melting faster now than in the early 2000s.
Congressional Democrats are moving to reinstate regulations designed to limit potent greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas fields.
The Idaho House on Tuesday approved legislation allowing the state to hire private contractors and expand methods to kill wolves roaming Idaho — a measure that could cut ...
The federal government is making money available to build and improve electric transmission lines.
Europe is ramping up its recovery plan.
If you’re known to blindly toss anything paper or plastic into the recycling bin, you’re probably not alone.
Alabama is marking the 10th anniversary of a horrific tornado outbreak that killed more than 250 people statewide.
The News4Jax Trust Index Team is fact-checking an allegation circulating on TV and social media that accuses President Joe Biden of forcing Americans to reduce their red ...
Marine scientists say they have found what they believe to be more than 25,000 barrels that possibly contain DDT dumped off the Southern California coast near Catalina Is...
If the nation is to meet President Joe Biden’s goal of cutting America’s greenhouse gas emissions in half by the end of the decade, it will have to undertake a vast trans...
Ukraine’s president has unveiled a new nuclear waste repository at Chernobyl, the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster that unfolded exactly 35 years ago.
Italian Premier Mario Draghi is presenting a 222.1 billion euro ($268.6 billion) coronavirus recovery plan to Parliament.
Ten years haven't filled the voids created by a massive tornado outbreak that killed more than 320 people in six states a decade ago.