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The US does not have ‘the world’s cleanest and safest air,’ as Trump has claimed. These are the 8 states with the worst air pollutio...
The US ranks 10th worldwide when it comes to air quality. Within the US, California has the worst air pollution.
Urbanites socialize more and pollution threatens their hair and skin, while social media filters have ramped up pressure to look good in real life.
Here are seven places that have been negatively impacted by cruise ships, and how they're working to recover.
Fukushima is running out of space to store contaminated water. Japan’s environment minister said the ‘only option’ is to dump it in ...
Dumping contaminated water into the ocean could damage Japan's local fishing economy. Contamination could also travel to South Korea's coast.
President Trump keeps falsely saying the US has the ‘world’s cleanest and safest air.’ Actually, he’s making pollution worse.
The US doesn't have the cleanest air in the world. In fact, measured in terms of PM 2.5, the country comes in seventh, and it is getting worse.
Deforestation, pollution, climate change, and old fashioned human carelessness are wreaking havoc on the world's forests.
Indonesia is spending $33 billion to move its capital from a sinking city to an island where forests have been burning
The nation's new capital city, Borneo, has been plagued by deforestation, which releases high amounts of carbon dioxide.
Tiny pellets called ‘nurdles’ are leeching into the ocean. A new Shell plant could produce 80 trillion of them a year.
Nurdles from a new Shell plant outside Pittsburgh can be used to make virgin-plastic items like phone cases or food packaging.
35 vintage photos taken by the EPA reveal what American cities looked like before pollution was regulated
Before the EPA, the US environment was not federally protected. Here are 35 vintage photos showing US cities before regulations limited the damage.
Littered cigarette butts are the most widespread man-made pollutant and they harm plant growth, according to study
The study adds to concerns about discarded cigarette remnants as an under-acknowledged, but widespread, pollutant.