There is a global effort to understand what's in tiny bits of wildfire ash, and what they can do to human bodies and the environment.
With climate change intensifying extreme weather events, can at-risk minority communities rely on the police to keep them safe?
Panhandle utility company Gulf Power hit its goal of restoring electric service to 95 percent of its customers who can safely receive power by Oct. 24, but the company said there's plenty of work to be done to get the few remaining ratepayers back on the grid.
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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.