Environmental Science

European scientists, officials warn against US climate plan

Mar 28, 2017

Scientists and officials in Europe say the United States will be damaging its own interests if it rolls back the previous U.S. administration's efforts to curb climate change

Trump takes aim at Obama's efforts to curb global warming

Mar 28, 2017

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind, or flag for review more than half-a-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming

Alaska sea lion study gets help from crowdsource volunteers

Mar 17, 2017

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration researchers who are studying the decline of Steller sea lions in Alaska have turned to a new venue for assistance

Trump budget would gut science, environment programs

Mar 16, 2017

President Donald Trump's proposed budget would gut programs for science and the environment as the Republican has rejected mainstream science

Growing algae bloom in Arabian Sea tied to climate change

Mar 15, 2017

Gulf of Oman turns green twice a year in algae bloom that scientists say is fallout from a warming planet

EPA chief: Carbon dioxide not primary cause of warming

Mar 9, 2017

The new chief of the Environmental Protection Agency says he does not believe that carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming

Michigan to offer prize in fight against invasive Asian carp

Mar 5, 2017

Michigan plans to offer a prize to someone who can come up with a way to put the brakes on Asian carp

Flint: More corrosion control studies on water needed

Mar 3, 2017

Mayor Karen Weaver has told the Environmental Protection Agency that more corrosion control studies have to be done and Flint will need more than two years before the city can begin to supply its own water

The Latest: Perry sworn in as energy secretary

Mar 2, 2017

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been sworn in as President Donald Trump's energy secretary

Hawaiian Airlines joins international climate change study

Feb 27, 2017

Hawaiian Airlines says it has become the first US airline to join an international research project on climate change and air quality

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