New York's Fire Island lost more than half of its shoreline sand and sand dunes to the mega-hurricane, leaving the tourist mecca vulnerable to further storm surges.
More than 300 tons of highly radioactive water leaked from the crippled nuclear power plant last week. So what else is new?
A lot of that expense could have been avoided if the Federal Crop Insurance Program encouraged farmers to use conservation-oriented techniques, says NRDC.
More bad news for the nuclear industry: Entergy Corp. announced Tuesday that it will power down the plant next year.
The most comprehensive study to date finds that the construction of wind farms near homes does not lower home sale prices.
As oceans become acidic, they produce less of that ocean scent, which contains compounds that help clouds form. And that means more sunlight and more global warming.
Just as the state was about to clamp down on farmers who coat their crops with chicken manure, officials cave to the poultry industry.
Syngenta is suing the European Commission to let it continue selling neonic insecticides that kill pollinating bees.
Scientists have been puzzled by a drop in worldwide sea levels in 2011. New research suggests that deluges in Australia were largely responsible.