Blogs International

Image of the Day: Not Exactly Magic Beans, But Close

  • Published: Mar 6th, 2012

Ethiopian farmers test out new drought-resistant chickpea crop in hopes of boosting production.

Image of the Day: Masking the Pollution in Mexico City

  • Published: Mar 5th, 2012

Activists in Mexico are protesting pollution by placing gas masks on statues of Mexican heroes.

Image of the Day: Lonely Survivor Endures in Sea of Brown

  • Published: Mar 4th, 2012

Slash and burn practices in northern Thailand leave one lone green tree in a sea of brown.

Image of the Day: Silent Footsteps in the Snow

  • Published: Mar 3rd, 2012

A miko, or shrine maiden, walks as snow falls at the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan.

What’s Causing the Deadly Cold in Europe?

  • Published: Feb 7th, 2012

A deadly cold wave in Europe is likely tied in part to a recent shift in a key driver of winter weather, known as the Arctic Oscillation.

Extreme Cold Proves Deadly in Europe

  • Published: Feb 2nd, 2012

Extreme cold is proving deadly in Europe, with snow falling all the way to the Adriatic coast.

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Cooler Winters in Eastern U.S., Europe

  • Published: Jan 13th, 2012

A new study finds a link between a rapidly warming Arctic and cooler winters in the eastern U.S.

Chinese Airlines Refuse to Pay EU Carbon Fees

  • Published: Jan 5th, 2012

China's largest airlines are refusing to comply with Europe's new greenhouse gas emissions regulations