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Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:10:13 -0400U.S. President Donald Trump's administration approved TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, but the controversial project still faces a number of hurdles.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 13:39:23 -0400As the Trump administration works to shrink the EPA and reverse environmental policies, states like California are fighting back.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:40:00 -0400Scientists have invented a new foam which could be used to help mop up serious oil spills, like that caused by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. Roselle Chen reports.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:35:47 -0400The U.S. State Department has approved the permit needed to proceed with construction of the Canada-to-United States Keystone XL oil pipeline, a project blocked by former President Barack Obama.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:01:22 -0400Dozens of California communities have experienced recent rates of childhood lead poisoning that surpass those of Flint, Michigan, with one Fresno locale showing rates nearly three times higher, blood testing data obtained by Reuters shows.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 11:17:00 -0400Researchers find that high levels of surface ozone, a type of pollution, is damaging rice yields in China, and if left unchecked could threaten global food security. Ben Gruber has more.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:06:00 -0400Biologists in California say they've figured out why the most loveable bears in the world are black and white, as Ben Gruber reports.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 07:39:00 -0400A tiny fly, the size of a grain of rice, could be the Top Gun of the insect world after Cambridge scientists identified its remarkable ability to detect and intercept its prey mid-air, as Stuart McDill reports.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 06:52:00 -0400The British government looks set to green-light a vast tidal lagoon hydro-electricity power plant in Swansea Bay, south Wales. Matthew Stock reports.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 17:54:00 -0500Hollywood actor John Goodman is honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:56:47 -0500Volunteer coders and researchers recently convened at Yale University, joining a grass roots Data Rescue movement to save and protect the U.S. government's digital records they fear could vanish under Pres. Trump.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 05:51:00 -0500Meteorite fragments could be used as a high performing catalyst to help store renewable energy cheaply and efficiently, according to Swiss scientists. Amy Pollock reports.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 12:59:00 -0500An animatronic leopard is spotted in London's Trafalgar Square, in a bid to highlight the plight of the species. Amy Pollock reports.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 05:29:00 -0500Some of the world's leading primatologists have warned that more than half of the world's primate species are at risk of extinction, due to increasing anthropogenic pressures on their habitats. Jim Drury reports.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 04:59:00 -0500A London-based designer has developed pollution face masks for children to protect them from the city's toxic air, as Stuart McDill reports.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 05:44:00 -0500Foreign diplomats in North Korea plant trees in downtown Pyongyang and visit an apartment construction site to mark tree-planting day. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:04:00 -0500The White House is proposing to slash a quarter of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's budget, targeting climate-change programs and those designed to prevent air and water pollution like lead contamination, according to a source. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 11:42:00 -0500Cameroon based non-governmental organization Green Girls Project trains young girls and provides solutions to turn waste into biogas, to provide cheap renewable energy in areas where electricity is out of reach. Elly Park reports.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 11:33:00 -0500Researchers at Egypt's Nile University are developing a way to turn dried shrimp shells into biodegradable plastic in a bid to make environmentally-friendly grocery bags.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:47:00 -0500A self-driving electric racing car powered by artificial intelligence is unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Amy Pollock reports.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:59:00 -0500The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says President Donald Trump's administration will begin rolling back Obama-era environmental regulations in an "aggressive way" as soon as next week. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:38:00 -0500Images taken by divers and released by the Australian Marine Conservation Society show severe coral bleaching near Palm Island on the Great Barrier Reef. Jim Drury reports.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:50:00 -0500High-rise wooden buildings, such as 14-storey apartment building "The Tree" in Norway, are altering city skylines in what the timber industry is heralding as a new era that will dent the supremacy of concrete and steel. Jim Drury reports.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:16:00 -0500A thick plume of black smoke is blazing across Sydney's skyline after a fire broke out at a recycling plant on Thursday.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:38:52 -0500High-rise wooden buildings, led by "The Tree", a 52.8 metre (173 feet) apartment block in Norway, are claiming a place on city skylines as the timber industry challenges the supremacy of concrete and steel.