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Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 05:19 PM EDT

Living Eco-Friendly: Tips from American Univ. Students

Living Eco-Friendly: Tips from American Univ. Students

Students from American University have created a series called EcoDC with helpful tips and videos.

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 at 09:04 PM EST

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

Badlands National Park's Climate Change Tweets Deleted

The Twitter account for the Badlands National Park in South Dakota published a series of tweets Tuesday on climate change. A few hours later, the tweets were deleted.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 07:34 AM EDT

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Tesla CEO Musk Unveils 'Master Plan': Trucks, Buses and Small SUV

Electric car maker Tesla Motors is working on multiple new vehicles, including heavy trucks and buses that could be unveiled as early as next year. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the Palo Alto-based company also...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016 at 05:13 AM EST

Scientists to Inject Fuel in Experimental Fusion Device

Scientists to Inject Fuel in Experimental Fusion Device

Scientists in northeast Germany were poised to flip the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe form of nuclear power." Researchers...

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 04:55 PM EDT

Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse Gases Biggest Threat to Polar Bears: Study

Greenhouse gas emissions remain the "primary threat" to polar bears, according to a study released Tuesday by the U.S. Geological Survey. Polar bear populations will decline even if emissions are stabilized...

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015 at 08:04 PM EDT

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

Want to Save Coral Reefs? First, Save the Fish: Study

A new study has found that more fish may be the answer to saving coral reefs, NBC News reported.

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 05:18 PM EST

"It's a Completely Different World": Antartica's Scientists Study Mysterious Continent

"It's a Completely Different World": Antartica's Scientists Study Mysterious Continent

Scientists say the pristine, undisturbed icy continent can help us understand the early Earth — and where we might be headed.

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 06:00 PM EDT

Post-Sandy, Md. and Va. Get $17 Million for Storm Protection

Post-Sandy, Md. and Va. Get $17 Million for Storm Protection

Maryland and Virginia were awarded a total of $17 million from the Hurricane Sandy Resilience Fund to bolster natural infrastructure and improve storm resources.

Monday, Jun 16, 2014 at 05:50 PM EDT

Chesapeake Bay Council Agree to Submit Plans to Fight Pollution

Chesapeake Bay Council Agree to Submit Plans to Fight Pollution

Governors from states neighboring the Chesapeake Bay signed a new agreement Monday that will require state officials to submit plans in 90 days on how they specifically plan to fight pollution in the nation's...

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 12:36 PM EDT
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By Elizabeth Ladzinski

Stunning Historic Photos of Air Pollution

Click to see some fascinating images of air pollution throughout the US from the...View gallery

  • Earth Day Evolution
  • River Rouge Ford Factory 1922
  • Air Pollution 1953
 

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