Today’s global economy, riven with extreme inequalities, is running down the living world on which everything depends. How can we turn this around?
31 years after the Chernobyl Disaster, Chinese engineers plan to rejuvenate the area by building a solar farm.
One of the biggest transportation changes underway has nothing to do with driverless cars - it's the boom in cycling, says a senior transportation correspondent.
Researchers have found that a gene allowing a certain species of genetically modified roundworms to glow was passed down through 14 generations.
Conservationists have made a tinder profile for Kenya's last white rhino.
Advanced energy is a $1.4 trillion industry globally. Here’s what’s driving its growth.
Scientists have just discovered massive amounts of a rare metal called tellurium, a key element in cutting-edge solar technology.
5 charts that show how the resources Americans use and waste.
Teresa Ribera, Director of the Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations, examines the impact of President Trump's climate policies on global efforts to combat glo...
New wind and solar power plants are usually cheaper than new coal, nuclear, or natural gas power plants - but we are still not using them.
Each passing decade, Japan's iconic cherry blossom arrives earlier and earlier.
Studies suggest that staying within safe warming levels now requires removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
On April 22, scientists from around the world will mark Earth Day by participating in an unprecedented 'March for Science.'
Global business leaders representing companies with US$4.9 trillion in assets under management and US$700 billion in revenue have joined together to urge G20 governments to formally accep...
Here are some handy facts to have at your fingertips for Earth Day.