Their high greenhouse gas emissions, environmental impact, and regional conflicts over water sharing offer a clear answer.
The EPA's proposal to tackle lead in drinking water does not go far enough.
Recent blazes in Chile and Argentina have highlighted the need for better environmental laws as the climate crisis deepens.
Conservationists are cleaning up cooking to help save Uganda’s last forests.
The Golden State has some of the strictest hazardous waste rules in the country — but much of its dangerous trash ends up outside state lines.
In Review: The Quickening: Creation and Community at the Ends of the Earth
Evidence from 15 million outages raises questions about recovery times.
A Jordanian engineer has a plan, and an app, to stop a plague of weevils.
These ecosystem engineers are being released into California for first time in decades to help mitigate fire, floods, and drought.
A documentary, 'Razing Liberty Square,' examines the plight of families in Liberty City as developers ‘revitalize’ community on desirable higher land.
As climate change worsens wildfires, smoke exposure may increasingly add to infectious disease risks.
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