Last Build Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Fifty former officials of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are firing back in a lengthy analysis that details, program by program, what amounts to a starvation diet for the EPA.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Tuberculosis transmitted from animals to humans is a growing concern in poor countries.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000A decline in carbon-intensive foods like beef and orange juice has shrunk individuals' carbon footprints between 2005 and 2014.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000About two-thirds of the genetic mutations that lead to cancer happen simply because of random errors made as cells divide and not because of diet, chemicals or inherited genes, the team at Johns Hopkins University said.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Genes and the environment seem to be responsible for fewer mutations than chance.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Emissions inevitably approach zero with a "carbon law."
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000The population is set to rise by 2.5 billion in three decades. We have plenty of ingenious ideas about how to keep us all fed, but will they be too tough to swallow?
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000A lower-cost vaccine provides strong protection against rotavirus, a diarrheal disease, and could be particularly useful in poorer countries, researchers said.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Accusations of research fraud roil a tight-knit community of ecologists.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000The last, best hope to revive the estuary is now imperiled.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000The last decade or so has brought ample evidence that Americans are gradually changing their diets, driven by health concerns and other factors.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000The number of animals reared for food will have to drop substantially if New Zealand wants to meet a goal of zero carbon emissions by 2050, a report says.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000John O’Grady, head of the employees’ union at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, rips into the Trump administration for its budget-slashing proposal that he says is aimed at destroying the agency that safeguards the nation’s air and water.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000For optimizing health benefits, the best seafood choices are those high in omega-3s and low in mercury.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000On game day, on the road and year-round, the traditionally calorie-heavy and unhealthy diets of athletes are undergoing a metamorphosis.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000When the winter tide goes out on a northern Canadian bay, some Inuit clamber into the ice caves below to harvest fresh food.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000With an estimated 38,000 California children suffering behavioral impacts from eating synthetic food dyes, a state senator hopes his bill will do what the federal government won’t.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Rebuilding depleted drinking water supply could also reduce rate of sea level rise, slash pollution.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Dozens of programs that deal with climate change, pollution clean-ups and energy efficiency would be wiped out by by the Trump administration’s budget, which seeks to demolish parts of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000Six popular BPA alternatives all mimic estrogen in breast cancer cells; three of them more so than BPA itself, according to new research.