Blogs Health

‘Killer Summer Heat’ Report Grabs Attention

  • Published: May 24th, 2012

NRDC report combines heat & population projections to find number of extra deaths in U.S. likely to occur from heat.

The Issue of Population is More Than a Little Radioactive

  • Published: May 23rd, 2012

Earth’s booming human population is at the root of just about every environmental crisis that threatens the natural world.

Book It, We’re Toast: The Fate of the Species

  • Published: May 21st, 2012

A peek into Fred Guterl's new book exploring the various reasons why the human race may cause its own extinction.

Image of the Day: Four Degrees of Preparation

  • Published: May 21st, 2012

Greater Manchester is on the forefront of developing a blueprint for EcoCities in light of manmade climate change.

Tree-Hugging, Organic-Buying Spoof Hits Sunny Spot

  • Published: May 10th, 2012

if you're trying to make a case for people to take advantage of solar power, a little humor might just go a long way.

Image of the Day: Low Water Flow Triggers Avian Cholera

  • Published: Apr 29th, 2012

More than 10,000 migrating birds in the U.S. have died from an outbreak of avian cholera caused by reduced water flowing through marshlands.

Colbert & Tenuous Ties of Climate Change & Immigration

  • Published: Apr 27th, 2012

Sometimes, you've just got to watch to believe. Stephen Colbert fills in the tenuous tie of climate change and immigration.

Image of the Day: Sealed with a Kiss

  • Published: Mar 27th, 2012

The windy, wet conditions of Antarctica may spell trouble for the growth and development of young fur seals.