President Trump will open up more than half of Alaska's Tongass National Forest to logging and other forms of development, stripping protections that had safeguarded one of the world's largest intact temperate rainforests for decades.
Typhoon Molave set off landslides that killed at least 19 people and left 45 missing in central Vietnam, where ferocious wind and rain blew away roofs and knocked out power in a region of 1.7 million residents, state media said Thursday.
Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette's visit to the National Energy Technology Laboratory showed Mr. Trump has much in common with his 2020 challenger and Pittsburgh-area Democrats in his strategy to advance western Pennsylvania's energy industry.
Environmental and community advocates in Appalachian coal communities are concerned about a new federal rule, finalized this week, that is changing the process that allows citizens to file complaints about polluting coal mining operations.
Resumption of normal life in the United States under a herd immunity approach would result in an enormous death toll by all estimates.
Researchers find people's exposure to PFAS and certain flame retardants could be significantly reduced by opting for healthier building materials and furniture.
Fish exposed to harmful contaminants can pass on health issues such as reproductive problems to future generations that had no direct exposure.
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals—instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.