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Politics
As Bernie Sanders pushes a fracking ban and Joe Biden warns against abandoning it, the industry faces its own problems.
Politics
The new rule would cement 2017 guidance that protects energy companies and other entities from being prosecuted for unintentionally killing birds.
Impact
Solving the pollution problem requires much more than just banning single-use plastics.
World News
As scores of koalas battle to recover from Australia's destructive fires, hopeful stories of survivors are emerging.

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The Trump administration is preparing to roll back protections for millions of wetlands and streams and reverse decades-old conservation efforts.
Impact
Kenya has harsh penalties for those caught manufacturing, selling, importing or using single-use plastics, yet the country still struggles to reduce its waste.
U.S. News
Some of the highest levels have been found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according to a new report.
Videos
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg took the stage at the World Economic Forum in Davos and admonished world leaders for doing nothing about the climate crisis.
Politics
“Your inaction is fueling the flames,” the teenage climate activist said at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland.
Environment
Complaints about a compostable chip bag were comical 10 years ago. Now, not so much.
Environment
Listen carefully, and cows will tell you their mooooooods.
World News
An official has been critical of foreign media’s reporting on political issues in the past.
Videos
2019 was the second-hottest year in recorded history according to the latest climate data.
Impact
Huge amounts of plastic and food waste end up in landfill or incinerated. Some airlines are trying to tackle the problem, but it's complicated.
Environment
The glossy black cockatoo, Kangaroo Island dunnart and southern corroboree frog are just some of the species that could face extinction.
World News
The sudden eruption of ash and steam forced villagers to flee en masse and shut down Manila’s international airport, offices and schools.
Entertainment
The tennis superstar bested Jessica Pegula at the Auckland Classic.
World News
Iran's belated admission of blame has squandered the national unity seen after Qassem Soleimani's assassination.
U.S. News
More than half an inch of ice is expected to coat some roads across the U.S. this weekend.
Environment
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and an environmental organization offered money in a bid to crack the tough case.