Millions of pounds of antimicrobials end up in livestock each year, seeping into the environment and harming species like dung beetles.
Visitors to the Tennessee aquarium may be shocked to learn that the Christmas tree is being powered by an unusual renewable energy source - an electric eel.
During the Cold War, the United States detonated 67 nuclear bombs on, in and above the Marshall Islands. The U.S. also conducted a dozen biological weapons tests and dumped 130 tons of irradiated soil, now vulnerable to rising seas.
The Silent Spring prophecy that pesticides could "still the leaping of fish" has been confirmed, according to scientists investigating the collapse of fisheries in Japan. They say similar impacts are likely to have occurred around the world.
Farmed fish at Tesco, Sainsbury's, Aldi, Lidl, Co-op, Tesco, Asda, Iceland, Morrison's, Waitrose and Marks & Spencer linked to destructive practices in Asia and Africa.
Last month the Cook Islands government dismissed the director of the world's biggest mixed-use marine protected area (MPA), which is called Marae Moana.
Mercury and cyanide contamination from industrial mining activities make the Atrato the most polluted river in Colombia and a clean-up operation promised back in 2016 has yet to materialize.
Researchers say federal agencies use highly inaccurate tests to estimate exposure to BPA—findings that extend to multiple other harmful chemicals that get into our bodies
American industry, aided by federal regulators, is conducting a large-scale, consequential experiment with our hormones and the developing brains and reproductive systems of our children.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.
The Ohio River Valley, like the rest of the U.S., stands at a crossroads of energy and industry, facing decisions about whether to turn toward a future of renewable energy and a green jobs revolution or one of shale gas and plastics.