In 2008, the EPA ordered the S.S. Badger to stop dumping its coal ash overboard, but the latest proposed deal will let the ferry keep dumping through 2014.
New polls show widespread support for ramping up clean energy and preparing for sea-level rise and harsher storms.
High amounts of lung-penetrating silica dust could cause permanent damage and even cancer.
Hansen has been the nation's most outspoken scientist on the need for climate action. Now he's leaving his day job to dedicate himself to activism.
Hundreds of families are poised to lose their temporary housing as New York City looks to wind down a hotel-placement program.
Scientists are making progress in developing a GMO lettuce that can grow in scorching heat. Um, yay?
A game funded by a public broadcaster has players build virtual oil pipelines, which virtual opponents can then blow up.
A corporate sponsorship seems counter to the blockade's politics, but it may be a means to ending the pipeline.
A major spill from an Exxon pipeline in Arkansas caused 22 homes to be evacuated. It came just two days after a spill from a train in Minnesota.